Elhuyar was born in 1972 with the aim of uniting science and Euskera. It took its first steps as a cultural association, and became a foundation in 2002. Since then, the Elhuyar Foundation has been dedicated, uninterruptedly, to the dissemination of science and technology and to the development of Euskera.Elhuyar Foundation is a non-profit organization whose activity is financed through various sources: contributions from partners, public subsidies and income from Elhuyar products and services. Elhuyar was born in 1972, in order to combine science and Euskera. It took its first steps as a cultural association, and became a foundation in 2002. With a 40-year history behind it, 2013 has updated its mission, reorganized its business units and renewed its corporate image.Mission: "Work to consolidate Basque in the field of science and technology, as well as in society in general, and develop new fields, with the aim of creating an active and critical Basque-speaking community." Vision: We want to consolidate ourselves in the areas in which we are already present, and gain new emerging spaces; Become a reference for Basque society and improve our position outside the Basque Country. In any organization (public institutions, private companies, social movement ...) it is beneficial and important that the members participate, be involved in the work and commit to it, since to the extent that they do, they will feel part her. But this participation does not arise spontaneously; You have to work it. In addition, it should be foreseen where, in what and how these members can participate; What rights and obligations they will have; What they will offer and what they will demand. Through the participation can work diverse aspects: Who makes the decisions and where does it What information should be available to all (transparency) I am looking for a part time job. Also, the process can serve to cohesion and strengthen the team, so that, working together, the group is even more solid To work all this, we designed specific processes of participation in the organizations, adapted to their needs and objectives. Public: institutions, companies,social organizations Elhuyar has made several studies in the last decade to know what perception Basque society has of science and technology, in order to promote reflection and collaboration among the agents of the sector. The latest study was conducted in 2012, and its results were published in the fall of 2013. Study on the social perception of science and technology in the Basque Country 2012. Investment in science and technology and the development of these should be equated with the level of the most developed countries in Europe, according to the "Study on the social perception of science and technology in the Basque Country 2012" by Elhuyar , In collaboration with the Chair of Scientific Culture of the UPV / EHU and the Department of Education, Linguistic Policy and Culture of the Basque Government. The objective of this study was to know the opinion of the Basque society on science and technology and to make a diagnosis of the situation. On the other hand, the evolution of the opinion of the Basque society in relation to these subjects was also analyzed, comparing the results with those of the 2008 study. As far as the quantitative aspect of the work is concerned, it is possible to emphasize the 15 dynamics of group realized; In the quantitative, the participation of 1,258 people from all over the Basque Country.