Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz Foundation begins work

  • Date
    10 November 1986
  • Description
    The "Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz Foundation" established by Daimler-Benz AG begins its work with a meeting of the foundation's Board of Trustees and a ceremony at Ladenburg City Hall. The non-profit foundation, based in the Benz House in Ladenburg and endowed with initial capital of DM 50 million, will devote itself to the interrelations between humans, the environment and technology by promoting science and research and thus helping to shape and secure a future that ensures human dignity.
Carl Benz House in Ladenburg. Headquarters of the Gottlieb Daimler und Karl Benz Stiftung, 1986
Carl Benz House in Ladenburg