The aim of the Göhde Foundation laid down in its constitution is:
- the support of development cooperation, welfare and public healthcare (since 2012)
- the support of the arts and culture and the support of education (since 2017)
The charitable Göhde Foundation has been declared as legally responsible on 21st December 2012 by Bezirksregierung Münster, Dezernat 21 – Stiftungsbehörde -, Domplatz 1-3, 48143 Münster.
The foundation’s work consists of two main activity pillars which are described below.