S.A.M.
The foundation for meritocracy and agnosticism is started in 2007. Since then we supported students with scholarships and financial donations. Meanwhile we are working on a documentary on agnosticism and are trying to enlarge the understanding about agnosticism and meritocracy. The photo contest is one of action to enlarge the interest in the subject. Coming year we will take further steps to encourage people to write and think about these subjects.

The management board of SAM exist of three independent managers who meet on a regular basis. SAM is located in Amsterdam at the Sarphatikade 12, 1017 WV. Our email address is This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

RSIN: 818671002

Activities

In line with the policy of the foundation, immediate help to those in need will be offered by making direct payments/donations or by financing certain activities. The foundation will also offer opportunities for education and self-development. It will give guaranties for education purposes or for the establishment of small enterprises to people in less fortunate circumstances, in order to achieve independence.

Funds

The certificates that were granted by the founder to the foundation should generate sufficient means to pursue its intentions.

The funds of the foundation are managed by the board of the foundation itself.

Board

The board of the foundation approves of the way in which the funds are spent. The board will carefully consider whether the intended projects are within the scope of the policy of the foundation. Of all projects, the considerations, decisions and donations made will be administered. For example, one-time or prolonged donations can be made to either individuals or to organizations that aspire the same ideas as the foundation.

The board consists of Mr. P.E. Visser, chairman, Mr. B.F.A. de Haas, secretary and Mrs. C.M.G. Huijskes, treasurer.

The board members do not receive any remuneration. Little to no costs are made for the foundation.

The foundation does not employ management or other staff.

 

PROFIT AND LOSS ACCOUNT 2012 

 

2012

2011

 

EUR

EUR

DIVIDEND

-

1.000.000

DONATIONS

-

50.000

INTEREST

15.361

-

TOTAL INCOME

15.361

1.050.000

one-time DONATIONS

(56.105)

(53.500)

annual contribution to projects

(85.742)

(85.742)

TOTAl contributions

(141.847)

(139.242)

general costs

(16.766)

(24.702)

TOTAl costs

(16.766)

(24.702)

 

 

 

BALANCE

(143.252)

886.056