TRANSPARENCY CREATES TRUST
We take part in the voluntary "Initiative Transparent Civil Society"! Here you will find all important information about our association SunHelp International e.V. at a glance.
1. Name, Address and Founding Year of our Association
2. Full Constitution and Objectives of SunHelp International e.V.
Under this link you will find our complete statutes in their currently valid version: Statutes of SunHelp International e.V.
The aim of the association is to implement worldwide aid projects through the use of solar energy and to promote development cooperation in the countries concerned. In this way, we support people in developing countries through a sustainable energy supply.
3. Notice of Exemption and Recognition as a Non-Profit Association
SunHelp International e.V. (tax number 040/140/14686) was recognized as a non-profit organization by the Saarbrücken tax office with an exemption notice dated July 17, 2015. The association is exempt from corporate income tax in accordance with Section 5 (1) No. 9 KStG and from trade tax in accordance with Section 3 No. GewStG, since we serve exclusively and directly tax-privileged charitable purposes within the meaning of Sections 51 et seq. AO.
We are entitled to issue donation receipts for donations.
You can find our notice of exemption under this link: Notice of exemption for SunHelp International e.V.
4. Names and Positions of Key Decision-Makers
The board of the association consists of the chairman, two vice-chairmen and the chief financial officer. The Board of Directors is elected for a period of 5 years. However, even after his term of office has expired, he remains in office until a new election is held. Re-election is possible. The association can be represented by each member of the board alone.
- CEO: Sebastian Haffner
- Deputy: Riccardo Meyer
- Deputy: Armin Duchstein
- CFO: Anne Duchstein
5. Reports on the activities of our association
6. Personnel Structure
The board of directors acts on a voluntary basis. The association currently has no permanent employees.
7. Source of Funds and Use of Funds
We report on the income and expenses of our association in our annual financial reports (starting with the first relevant project year 2016). Under this link you will find all information about it: Financial Reports SunHelp International e.V.
8. Corporate Affiliates
The association has no corporate affiliation.
9. Name of Legal Entities whose annual donations exceed 10 percent of our total annual income
Since the association was founded in 2014, there have been several legal entities whose donations accounted for more than ten percent of our total annual income.
- ID Ingenieurbüro Dresen & Birg Partnerschaftsgesellschaft
- Zukunft Sonne 2000 e.V.
- Famis GmbH
- Wieland & Partner GmbH
On behalf of all NGO members, we would like to thank these companies for their valuable support!