The Ludvig and Sara Elsass Foundation supports the following causes. They are listed in order of priority:
- Primarily individuals with cerebral palsy. People who have other physical or mental disabilities are also welcome to seek support.
- Medical, pedagogical, therapeutic, social and other research and practical application of research results are also supported with a view to improving the health and living conditions of people with special needs.
- Other/similar measures or projects, which may be significant for people with cerebral palsy and other people with special needs.
- Secondarily, Danish art and culture
NB: The Elsass Foundation does not normally provide support for the day-to-day running and management of institutions, institutes and organisations. The foundation does not contribute to commercial enterprises, sponsorships and general fund raising campaigns.