Governance

Supervisory tasks are strictly separated from managerial and executive tasks. The non-executive members of the board monitor activities and determine budgets and annual plans every quarter. On a yearly basis they review the results and the financial statements.

Women on Wings Foundation (India)
Women on Wings Foundation is registered as a company under section 25. Donations to Women on Wings Foundation come under section 80G of the income tax act, 1961. The Board of Directors:

  • Shilpa Mittal Singh
  • Smita Mankad
  • Vikas Chaturvedi
  • Vidya Shah
  • Ellen Tacoma, permanent invitee
  • Maria van der Heijden, permanent invitee

Stichting Women on Wings (the Netherlands)
Stichting Women on Wings has the ANBI status (Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling), granted by the Dutch Tax Administration, therefore tax exemptions apply to donations. Here you will find more information about the Board of Directors, including their additional positions:

  • Willem Lageweg, non-executive, chairman since 2007
  • Vikas Chaturvedi, non-executive, secretary since 2013
  • Vidya Shah, non-executive since 2014
  • Ellen Tacoma, non-executive, co-founder
  • Maria van der Heijden, non-executive, co-founder

Good Governance
Women on Wings adheres to the key principles of Good Governance as formulated by the Dutch Central Bureau on Fundraising (CBF) and the Sector Association of Fundraising Institutions in the Netherlands (VFI). These include Supervision and Control Management of Risks and Transparancy and Benchmarking.

ANBI
Stichting Women on Wings has the ANBI status (Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling), granted by the Dutch Tax Administration, therefore tax exemptions apply to donations. The Dutch Tax Administration has determined that it is mandatory for ANBI’s to publish information regarding contact details, mission, financial data and current activities, and organization and remuneration online in order to maintain the ANBI status.
RSIN number: 818424692

“Women on Wings starts where others normally stop; sharing knowledge and skills is just as important as micro-finance.”

Queen Maxima

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