In order to grow, to develop and to sustain we need your help!
The mission of Volunteer Programs Forever is to support underprivileged communities around the world and provide educational solutions. We are always in need of funding to continue our mission. With YOUR donation we can make a true difference to those in need. Every little bit helps and together we can make that difference.
By donating toward VP Forever YOU become part of OUR community and together we are united around the world.
Volunteer Programs Forever is always looking to expand to new locations with new projects. By implementing the same methods of working and gaining information from local resources we will be able to support more communities to reach their fullest potential. To achieve this, we need structural funding.
If you are interested in being a part of this mission and support Volunteer Programs Forever so it can achieve these goals, please consider donating and if you have any specific questions, you can always contact us here.
Volunteer Programs Forever is a recognized private foundation and donations being eligible for tax refund. Read more about tax refund here.
We can receive donations from companies and individuals. For more information about donating as a company, please read below
Volunteer Programs Forever needs you and your company to sustain and to expand our programs. If you are representing a company, and looking for an organization to receive structural funding, please read the below to gain so background information about our foundation.
Volunteer Programs Forever is a recognized private foundation located in Belgium. Being a private foundation means that Volunteer Programs Forever’s money comes from a family, an individual, or a corporation. Private foundations must meet a "payout requirement," meaning they have to give away a certain amount of their assets every year.
A private foundation is a legal entity created by the allocation by one (in our case Kimberley Vanderheyden) or several founders.
Broadly speaking, a foundation is a nonprofit corporation or a charitable trust that makes grants to organizations, institutions, or individuals for charitable purposes such as science, education (in our case today to our pilot project in Bali; Volunteer Programs Bali), culture, and religion.
A non-profit association is an association that does not conduct industrial or commercial operations, and does not aim to generate any tangible profit.
A private foundation has no members. A board of directors manages and represents the foundation. For more information about our board, please read here.
Volunteer Programs Forever is a recognized private foundation and therefore eligible for tax refund.
Income tax treatment of donors
Donations in cash to approved institutions entitle donors to tax benefits, for personal or corporate income tax purposes, provided they amount to at least EUR 40 and can be substantiated by receipts from the beneficiaries (Article 107, Code of Income Taxes).
Individual donors are entitled yearly to a tax reduction of 45% of the amount of their donations up to a maximum of the lower of 10% of their globally taxable income, or EUR 376,35 (Article 145/33, Code of Income Taxes).
Corporate donors can deduct the amount of their donations up to the lower of 5% of their gross revenue, or EUR 500,000 (Article 200, Code of Income Taxes).
(With the exception of gifts given by hand, gifts received by a non-profit organisation and individually exceeding EUR 100,000 must be approved by the government by means of a Royal Decree (Article 16, Non-Profit Organisations Law).)
If you should require more information about the tax refund, please contact us directly through our contact form here.
Donation and fiscal receipt
A donation is the transfer of an item of property from one party to another, i.e. without any benefit for the donor. The best known way of doing this is a donation in cash, which often takes the form of a bank transfer.
Donations of 40 euros or more made to the foundation give rise to a tax reduction of 45% of the amount actually paid and stated on the certificate.
The fiscal receipt for all your donations to the foundation will be sent to you at the end of February/March of the following year.
This website is 100% secure.
All bank information is encrypted thanks to SSL protocol. All personal information is not stored on our computer systems.
Our donation services are at your disposal to answer any question you may have. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly here or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact us directly to receive our press kit which includes our project plan, pitch, references and budget plan.