Stichting Berekum

Duty to publish

Because of taxation regulations related to the ANBI status of Foundation Berekum, this page provides additional information about the Foundation.

1. Name: Foundation Berekum, this is also the website of the foundation.

2. RSIN: 8549 79 761 / ANBI 99 608.

3. contact details:

 chairperson:Dr. J.H. Schagen van Leeuwen, Rijderslag 10, 3991 TT Houten, NL. Tel: +31 30 6377 866
 secretary:Dr. V.H.W.M. Jongen, Oshaarseweg 58, 7958 PN Koekange, NL. Tel: +31 522 451 761
 treasurer:H. de Haan, Huismansweg 19 A, 1871 CH Schoorl, NL. Tel: +31 72 582 3360
 email adres:ghberekum@gmail.com
 Chamber of Commerce (Groningen) 628 421 37
 website: www.Berekum.nl

4. objectives.

The objective of the Foundation is: to improve medical knowledge, especially in Africa, and all that is directly or indirectly related to this, in the broadest sense of the word. Making profit cannot be an objective of the Foundation. The Foundation aims to achieve its objective through, among others, teaching and organising of trainings, lectures, practical sessions, and the demonstration and conduct of surgical interventions, directed towards medical students, nurses, midwifes, assistant doctors, medical doctors and (young) medical specialists in the Berekum region, Ghana (West-Africa).

In addition, structural projects needing financial support are being implemented.

5. The management plan is primarily directed towards:

a.Organising of training and teaching in the Holy Family Hospital in Berekum during several months of the year.
b.Lecturing and practical training of midwifes during a period of minimal 2 X 14 days by 2 gynaecologists in cooperation with other specialists
c. Evaluation of the results achieved and reporting by the Board to the management of the Holy Family Hospital.
d.Collecting medical equipment in the Netherlands. This could be equipment for the surgical theatre and needed supplies that are not, or in insufficient quantities, available in the Holy Family Hospital

6. Through donations, subsidies, gifts, legacies and other means monies are collected to reach the planned aims.

7. Composition of the Board: please see 3 and Board / Contact

8. Names of the Board members: Please see 3 and Board / Contact

9. Compensation policy:

In line with article 4, clause 6 of the statutes that established the Foundation, the members of the board do not receive a compensation.

10. Report of the work performed:

As described in 5c and the Working visit an end of year evaluation will be conducted.

11. Financial accounting.

Balance, at December                  2017              2016
ASSETS
Banks                               6.890           91.659
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LIABILITIES
Equity                              6.890           91.659
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Profit and loss account 	
Donations/Gifts                    33.476           89.740
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Project costs                       5.843            5.989
Organisationscosts:
Portage/website/subscription           85              333
Intrest costs                         317              117
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Total organisations cost              402              450

Total costs                         6.245            6.439
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Result  2017 / 2016                27.231           83.301
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Explanation:
Bank at Januari 1st 2017        91.659
Result of 2017                  27.231
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Payed to New Build in Ghana    112.000
Bank at December 31st 2017       6.890
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Contact information

Stichting Berekum
Oshaarseweg 58
7958 PN Koekange
The Netherlands

e-mail : ghberekum @ gmail.com

phone : +31 30 - 6377866
       +31 522 - 451761
       +31 72 - 5823360