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Foundation director: Dr. Johannes Großewinkelmann
Chairman of the Board of Trustees: Lars Schmidt
Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees: Marcel Riethig
List of foundations NS RVBS: AZ 11741 / 40-170
The foundation is based in Goslar


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