Support foundation

The Stichting Oikocredit International Support Foundation is an approved public benefit body (Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling - ANBI). This means its donors are eligible for tax benefits.

Purpose of the foundation

The main purpose of this non-profit foundation is to mobilize grant funds to assist Oikocredit in the various activities it deploys in low-income countries and also assist Oikocredit partners in those countries. The support to Oikocredit partners and network goes beyond regular financial services and also covers risks related to Oikocredit’s lending to partners.

Read more about the plans, objectives and activities for 2014-2018.

Board of directors and remuneration policy

The foundation is directed by a board consisting of Maria (Ging) Ledesma (chair), Irene van Oostwaard (treasurer), Bart van Eyk (secretary) and authorised representative Jetske van Breugel (general counsel).

The members of the board cannot claim financial compensation or remuneration from the foundation, other than expenses incurred whilst carrying out activities related to their duties.

External reporting

Read the most recent financial statement.
A 2015 report on the foundation’s various activities is available now.

Other information

The foundation is registered under RSIN/fiscal number 804906610.

Our contact details are:
Berkenweg 7, 3818 LA Amersfoort
Tel: 033 422 40 40