The mission of Fundación Banco Santander is to contribute to the advancement of people and society by supporting and disseminating culture, caring for the environment, promoting education as a driving force of progress, and assisting vulnerable members of society.


For Fundación Banco Santander, transparency is a fundamental value. Beyond complying with legal and regulatory obligations, the foundation strives to be rigorously transparent by disclosing and publishing all the latest relevant information on its organisation.

In addition to the information provided in this annual report, with detailed descriptions of our projects, partnerships and expenditure in the year 2017, the foundation's website also contains profiles of our trustees and executive team, the Code of Good Governance that regulates its operations and an independent auditor’s report on the annual accounts.