The Fritz Hüttinger Stiftung

In 2006, Gerda and Dr. Fritz Ruf, daughter and son-in-law of the founder of Huettinger Electronic in Freiburg, formed the Fritz Hüttinger Stiftung. The purposes of this foundation legally dependent on Berthold Leibinger Stiftung include the advancement of science and research, especially of innovative technologies in the field of electrical energies and the promotion and nurture of community organizations and charity. 

The goals with regard to science and research should be achieved through the advancement and implementation of science-related events and research projects, through the award of research contracts, especially in the field of electrical energies and the awarding of science prizes; in community and community service, by supporting local historical landmarks and preserving the countryside, as well as supporting activities and events for young people and senior citizens.