Societal Engagement

As a global life sciences company, we are an integral part of society. As a conscientious and accessible employer, we are actively involved in projects that enrich life in the community, true to our motto “Science For A Better Life”. 


Fondation Beyeler

Bild_Fondation Beyeler.jpg The Beyeler Foundation is one of the world’s leading private museums of modern and contemporary art. Bayer has been a proud partner of the Beyeler Foundation for many years..




Basel Cancer League (KLBB)

The recreation room at the KLBB (Copyright KLBB)

Our partnership with the Basel Cancer League (KLBB) is very important to us. The Cancer League is a highly regarded institution that, like us, very much understands the challenges linked to illness and society. Our involvement in this organization is therefore a perfect example of our understanding of social responsibility.


Sm’Aesch Pfeffingen

Bild_Smaesch.jpg Sm’Aesch Pfeffingen has been the flagship volleyball team for the Basel region for many years. Since 2004/05, the club’s first team has played consistently in “Nationalliga A”, the highest division in Switzerland. Sm’Aesch Pfeffingen has around 240 members and 18 active teams, making it one of the largest volleyball associations in the region. Bayer became a partner of Sm’Aesch in 2020.


Schweizer Jugend Forscht

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Swiss Youth in Science is a non-commercial, non-profit foundation that has been around for fifty years. The foundation’s main objective is to spark an interest in science among young people and inspire them to conduct their own research. Bayer began supporting SJF in 2020.