The foundation for the International Youth Meeting Centre in Oświęcim was established on the 14th of June 1994
The founders are:
Action Reconciliation Service for Peace based in Berlin, Germany
The foundation is listed under the number 6587 in the registry of associations of the polish national court register.
The foundation is active in Poland and beyond its borders. The foundation is based in Oświęcim.
The foundation has a legal personality and was brought into being for an indefinite period. The foundation is supervised by the polish Ministry of Education.
Aim of the foundation:
Taking over a role in the education of adolescents and adults from all over the world - especially for Polish and German adolescents - within the work of the IYMC in Oświęcim and on the basis of the history of the KL Auschwitz.