We do this by supporting initiatives and organizations that target subjects of social importance. These grantees strive to effect lasting positive change in our society. Our focus is mainly on the Netherlands and Europe. In addition to financial contributions, we provide organizational support focused on strengthening grantees’ capacity.
Adessium Foundation is a private and independent grant making foundation, based in the Netherlands. We do not raise funds or goods from third parties. We spend our income on donations for beneficiaries, and on our expenses made in that context. The Foundation is recognized as a “public benefit organization” (ANBI) by the Dutch tax authorities.
Adessium Foundation is a member of the Association “Fondsen in Nederland” (FIN) in the Netherlands and the “European Foundation Centre” (EFC). Adessium Foundation subscribes to the EFC code of conduct. The Board of Adessium Foundation declares to comply with the FIN Good Governance standards. To this end, it has submitted the Annual Statement of Compliance with FIN Good Governance standards, which is periodically reviewed. This was last done in 2018.