the san marino foundation is a private entity which that has been playing an increasingly crucial role as a point of reference for all social and cultural organisations in the promotion of knowledge with works and scientific research related to the territory in particular in the fields of san marino history, art, culture and economy.
the trust and consideration shown by the san marino foundation towards the /little constellation/ project as a research project on contemporary art have been fundamental to its success.
the san marino foundation cassa di risparmio – s.u.m.s. is a private-law entity with full legal capacity regulated by the San Marino legislation. the san marino foundation was established in 2001 with the purpose to ensure continuity with the social and cultural activity that had been conducted so far by the cassa di risparmio della repubblica di san marino. the initiative, which was carried out pursuant to law no.130 of 1995, lead to a redistribution of functions between the cassa di risparmio della repubblica di san marino and the san marino foundation. the banking and other related activities were separated from the san marino foundation and entrusted exclusively to the cassa di risparmio della repubblica di san marino, which in turn became a joint-stock company. the san marino foundation thus became a full-fledged non-profit organization, while its assets resulting from the activity of the cassa di risparmio della repubblica di san marino are managed with a view to the cultural, social and economic development of the local community.
the ente cassa di faetano is the foundation of the banca di san marino, one of the oldest banks in the republic of san marino, which was established in faetano in 1920.
the foundation was established in 2001 after the banca di san marino was turned into a joint-stock company and is the historic continuation of those values of human and social promotion that inspired the bank’s founders.
today, the ente cassa di faetano is committed to promoting and supporting the development of the country’s economy as well as its identity and culture. this mission applies to every facet of san marino social life, according to a modern implementation view of the subsidiarity principle, and aims to enhance the country’s human and cultural resources through high-profile projects, community-related initiatives and comprehensive partnership with the other stakeholders in san marino civil society.