Bumiller-Raab-Stiftung

Founder: Emilie Bumiller, née Raab, (d.) daughter of the founder of Raab-Karcher GmbH in Mannheim and widow of its former managing director.

Legal form: non-profit organization with limited liability, founded by bequest on 3 July 1930.

Shareholders (half each, at the same time foundation council)
University of Mannheim as successor of the Handelshochschule Mannheim, represented by the President and staff members of the University of Mannheim holding the venia legendi as trustees in accordance with the will of 17 February 1928.

Managing director: Betty Kübe

Purpose of the foundation

Financing of student housing in the Bumiller-Raab-Haus*.

Student residence hall:
Student residence hall Bumiller-Raab-Haus (former Curt-Sandig-Haus*), Gaußstr. 18, 68165 Mannheim, with 157 rooms

Applications to:
Bumiller-Raab-Haus gGmbH, Gaußstr. 18, 68165 Mannheim

*The student residence hall Curt-Sandig-Haus was renamed to Bumiller-Raab-Haus at the beginning of the fall semester 2019. The reason for the name change was Curt Sandig’s problematic relationship with National Socialism.

More about the reasons for the name change 

Summarized statement on Curt Sandig’s relationship with National Socialism