The Dutch Tax Administration considers Stichting Marni Foundation as a charity organization (ANBI) since its creation in January 2011. Donate money to Marni Foundation is thus not only fiscally advantageous for donors, but also for Marni Foundation itself. Donations are under this scheme deductible for income tax and stichting Marni Foundation doesn't have to pay gift tax. As a result, the effectiveness of the donations increased. More about ANBI on the website of the Belastingdienst (in Dutch). The RSIN number of the Stichting Marni Foundation is 850210379.



Our mission is to provide quality education and a better future to the underprivileged children in rural and urban districts of India. We achieve this to give the possibility to pupils to develop into self-assured and social human beings with respect for one another as well as the Indian culture.


Our four programs:

  • Quality education from nursery to matriculation.
  • Vocational skill training for school children and local women
  • Improve quality of teaching through international volunteer tutors
  • Medical / food / hygiene assistance for students and teachers


Management costs

The board, composed of G.F. Zweerts (President), receives no compensation. The foundation has no staff.


Annual report

You can download the annual report 2011-2012 here.

You can download the annual report 2013 here.

You can download the annual report 2014 here.

You can download the annual report 2015 here.

You can download the financial statements 2016 (only in Dutch) here.


Many thanks for your support.