We run permanent recreational therapy workshops using clay modelling.

Permanent workshops

Permanent workshops

In the children's departments of Italian hospital facilities accommodating long-stay patients, mainly in Oncology and Haematology, Day-Hospital and Neuropsychiatry departments. 
Every week.

Special projects

Special projects

Intensive workshops in facilities or associations that work with serious and chronic conditions in childhood and adolescence (earthquake-affected areas, children with SMA).
Limited duration.

We offer ceramic therapy workshops in children’s cancer departments throughout the whole of Italy.

Support the workshops

Support the workshops

Give smiles and special experiences!
You too can become a Workshop supporter for one of our workshops.

Become a volunteer

Become a volunteer

Volunteers are a precious and essential resource that enable us to provide a permanent service through our ceramic therapy workshops.

How to support us

Together we can make a difference. A small token is all it takes.
Supporting the Lene Thun Foundation ONLUS means giving from your heart.

Find out more

"Find joy for yourself and bring joy to others"

That was the life motto of Countess Lene Thun, who, ever since she was a little girl, won the hearts of those by her side with cute clay-modelled figures.

What stage are the donations to support our permanent workshops at?

 

Hover the mouse over the pointers to find out.

Little donations from many - from you - have brought us this far
144.446
30.000 - 35.000 €
We've covered all workshop costs.
20.000 - 30.000 €
We’re well on track.
20.000 €
We need you.
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Palermo
Ospedale Civico di Cristina (0,00€)
Trieste
(6.712,00€) A new laboratory is coming!
Bari
(6.712,00€) A new laboratory is coming!
Ancona
Ancona (2.464,32€)
Reggio Calabria
Reggio Calabria (3.219,00€)
Bergamo
Azienda Ospedaliera Papa Giovanni XXIII (6.712,00€)
Bologna
Policlinico S. Orsola Malpighi (6.262,00€)
Bolzano
Ospedale S. Maurizio (4.353,00€)
Cagliari
Ospedale Microcitemico (4.202,00€)
Catania
Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele (3.119,00€)
Cosenza
Ospedale Civile Annunziata (6.083,00€)
Lecce
Ospedale Vito Fazzi (6.439,00€)
Merano
Ospedale Tappeiner (0,00€)
Milano
Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori (12.813,00€)
Milano
Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta (7.482,00€)
Monza
Centro Maria Letizia Verga (3.169,00€)
Napoli
Ospedale Pediatrico Pausilipon (14.250,00€)
Padova
Clinica di Oncoematologia Pediatrica (6.904,00€)
Palermo
ARNAS Ospedale Civico (4.878,99€)
Pescara
Ospedale Santo Spirito (6.378,00€)
Roma
Ospedale Policlinico Gemelli (16.252,00€)
Roma
Ospedale Bambin Gesù (4.430,00€)
San Giovanni Rotondo
Ospedale Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza (5.785,00€)
Torino
Ospedale Infantile Regina Margherita (9.130,00€)
Trento
Azienda Provinciale Per i Servizi Sanitari di Trento (2.592,00€)
Verona
U.O.S. Cerris (7.529,00€)
Each workshop has been adopted by the THUN "Friends of the Foundation" shops, companies and private individuals, which have all contributed together to achieving the results.