ANBI Foundation Policy Plan
Thinking Forest Foundation
Stichting Thinking Forest Foundation
Stichting Thinking Forest Foundation was founded on May 23, 2023 and is located at Heining 3, 1047 AZ Amsterdam. RSIN: 865263644. Chamber of Commerce: 90277147. Funds will be raised in 2023 for the realization of the 2024 program. The project budget for 2024 is €156,650. Artistic director is Gerbrand Burger. The foundation endorses the Culture Governance Code. The capital to help achieve its objective is obtained from subsidies, donations, bequests and legacies, and all other benefits to be obtained.
The Foundation aims to promote and facilitate national and international art projects, artistic expressions and events in relation to nature, ecology and forestry, in accordance with the artistic ideas and vision of artist Gerbrand Burger, and furthermore all that in the broadest sense with one and other related, belongs thereto and/or can be conducive thereto. The Foundation tries to achieve its goal by, among other things, establishing a focused and high-quality cultural program that highlights the unity of man and nature, as well as all other activities that can contribute to the realization of the goal.
Since its foundation, the board has consisted of Marjolein van der Loo (chairman), Jorgen Karskens (treasurer) and Tom Helmer (secretary). An Advisory Board has been set up, consisting of Pieter Ligthart, Emma Johnson, Winfred Voordendag, Reyn van der Lugt and Ute Sass-Klaassen.
The board receives no remuneration for its activities. The Thinking Forest Foundation does not employ any staff. Hired personnel are paid a competitive rate, taking into account the 'Richtlijn functie en loongebouw presentatie-instellingen voor beeldende kunst’
The foundation does everything in its power to continue to meet the requirements for the ANBI status. Checking the requirements and the necessary actions to meet these requirements are put on the agenda once a year.