Karl Kübel Stiftung für Kind und Familie


The Foundation supports parents and families in different cultures to ensure full development of the children; it subsidises child- and family-friendly environments.

Activities and goals in detail:

  • assisting parents and children, multiplicators and professionals through educational programmes to further personal and professional development and the ability to live in harmonious relationships
  • helping families-through planning and comprehensive consultancy on costing and technology-to build their own simple, cost-effective homes
  • development aid co-operations in India, the Philippines and Kosovo, improvement in living conditions of the very poor; contributions to increase social justice and enhance consciousness of global responsibility
  • supporting initiatives aimed at a child- and family-friendly society; networking and raising public awareness of matters related to current family policies.

The Karl Kübel Foundation acts as a co-ordination centre for the Bensheimer Kreis (Bensheim Circle) founded in 1976 as an association of German development-aid NGOs. At present, it lists almost forty registered charities active in various fields of development aid and co-operation as its members. Parallel to its work in the 'Third World', the Foundation runs educational programmes on development policies.

Periodical Publications

Annual Report

Karl Kübel Stiftung für Kind und Familie


Karl Kübel Stiftung für Kind und Familie
Darmstädter Straße 100
64625 Bensheim
Phone: +49 (0)6251 7005 0
Fax: +49 (0)6251 7005 55

Postal address:
Postfach 15 63
64605 Bensheim