The voluntary work of the Costa Family Foundation is done by the Costa family and by some ten voluntary collaborators.
It’s September 19th, 2007. The Costa Family Foundation is officially founded by the Costa Family.
The foundation is a socially useful NPO (Organizzazione Non Lucrativa di Utilità Sociale) according to legislative decree no. 460 of 4 December 1997. It is a non-profit organization and can’t share out, even indirectly, profits and surplus operating funds as well as funds, savings and capitals during its life.It is non-confessional and non-political and is directed to the exclusive achievement of social and charitable purposes.
The aim of the foundation is the promotion and protection of the rights of minorities – according to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child – in every part of the world. The Foundation exclusively operates in the field of cooperation in favour of populations of developing countries by offering psychological, social, pedagogical and socio-sanitary assistance as well as any other form of assistance and help for children who live in miserable or emergency conditions.