Childhood was founded by 14 generous co-founders contributing USD 1 million each to start operations and project funding. Their capital investment provided Childhood a financially stable platform on which to build the organization. The Co-founder commitment offers an effective and consistent way for these entities to make positive contributions to society and to children. As of 2005, the Co-founder category is closed.

Childhood´s co-founders:

  • ABB
  • Axel Johnson Gruppen
  • Charles B. Wang Foundation
  • Curtis L. Carlson Family Foundation
  • Daimler Corporation Fund
  • Familjen Barbro E. Heinz
  • Familjen Jan H. Stenbeck
  • Familjen Jane och Dan Olsson
  • Familjen Sven Philip-Sörensen
  • Heimbold Foundation
  • Oriflame – af Jochnick Foundation
  • SAP AG
  • Skandia
  • Telia Company AB.