The sums set aside by the Fund are intended to support charitable initiatives with environmental, social, welfare, educational and cultural goals, scientific research, and the promotion of arts and crafts.
The donations are granted to beneficiaries in the following fields:
- SOCIETY AND THE ENVIRONMENT.
- RELIGIOUS AND CHARITABLE ORGANISATIONS
SOCIETY AND THE ENVIRONMENT Area, that the majority of the Fund's resources are allocated to, regards initiatives aimed at assisting families (childhood, troubled youths, old people), offering support to the individual, disease prevention and treatment, combating poverty and social/economic hardship, the protection of human rights, social and employment inclusion, international cooperation, and environmental conservation.
CULTURE Area includes projects that promote access to, and the enjoyment of, Italy's cultural heritage, with a particular focus on projects with a social improvement aspect, aimed at those with limited economic means or vulnerable and marginalised individuals.
RELIGIOUS AND CHARITABLE ORGANISATIONS Area includes charitable projects for people in need organised by organisations of any religion or faith.
RESEARCH Area concerns any sector in science or technology fields (health, scientific or technological research, and the field of human and social sciences) with a focus on trialling and the sharing of benefits among the people.