Donate now and catalyze change

It feels good knowing you’re making a difference to a child’s life. When you donate through the UBS Optimus Foundation, we can promise your support will make a difference because we only fund projects that focus on the most vunerable children. Also, UBS covers all administrative and wage costs relating to the UBS Optimus Foundation, so 100% of your donation goes directly to the projects.

There are many ways to donate, and if you have any questions we will be happy to answer them. 

Donation options in Switzerland


Direct Donations

Whether large or small, every donation makes a difference. You have tailored options when you make a direct donation to the UBS Optimus Foundation.

For donations above CHF 10,000, please contact your UBS client advisor as amounts over CHF 10,000 can only be transferred from a UBS account.

Beneficiary: UBS Optimus Foundation, 4051 Basel
UBS Switzerland AG, CH-Basel, Account No. 233-700000.70N
IBAN CH490023323370000070N 

Donations may be deducted from income tax. Please note that maximum and minimum amounts vary from canton to canton. Donations over CHF 100 will automatically receive a donation certificate in January of the following year.


UBS Optimus Foundation charity credit card

Use your credit card and help children: Each year, UBS transfers 0.75% of your credit card spending to the UBS Optimus Foundation.

Donation with KeyClub points

Do your bit as a KeyClub member? Donate your points to the UBS Optimus Foundation.

UBS Strategy P-C-dist Fund (CHF, EUR, USD)

UBS Strategy Fund P-C-dist makes investing with your heart and mind particularly easy. As buyer of shares of this Fund, you can benefit from capital growth while the annual dividends are donated to the UBS Optimus Foundation. UBS backs your investment additionally by transferring commissions and fees to the UBS Optimus Foundation. Your client advisor will be happy to provide you with further details.


If you would like to make a bequest to the UBS Optimus Foundation in your will, your client advisor will be happy to help you find a solution that meets your needs.

Donate via credit card

  1. Visit our Ammado page, by clicking on the following link:
  2. Select "Donate" and choose whether to make a single or recurring donation, along with your donation amount and payment method.
  3. Click "Donate Now".

Contact us

Contact us today to learn how we can help you meet your philanthropic needs.