Dioraphte gives financial support to community projects in Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda. In Malawi Dioraphte is supporting multi year programs but no projects.
The focus is on people who live in poverty and isolation, and on projects and activities that reach large groups of people in society. Projects may run for several years.
Dioraphte actively searches for potential partners and invites them to submit proposals. We will not respond to unsolicited e-mail or regular mail regarding possible applications and unsolicited applications we receive will not be taken into consideration.
Preference is given to projects and activities that reach large groups of people. Projects may run for several years.
Support is provided through donations, which can be:
1. If you have received an invitation to submit a complete application from our advisor you will find the terms for a complete proposal here.
2. Dioraphte actively searches for potential partners and invites them to submit proposals. We will not respond to unsolicited e-mail or regular mail regarding possible applications and unsolicited applications we receive will not be taken into consideration.
3. Dioraphte Foundation can request advice from third parties on all submitted application and project data, without prior consultation, subject to confidentiality.
The Dioraphte Foundation (the Fund) applies the following guidelines and criteria:
In all cases, the Dioraphte Foundation’s Board decision is final. No appeal is possible. Furthermore, the Board shall not be bound to justify its decision.
The guidelines outlined above may be subject to revision without prior consultation.
Mr. drs. Arnold R.J. Croiset van Uchelen – chair
- member of the board since 24 February 2016 – chair since 1 January 2017
Bernard E.M.M. Uyttendaele – treasurer since 24 February 2016
Drs. Jacqueline Detiger – member since 24 February 2016
Glenda I. Nühn-Morris – member since 1 January 2017
Dr. Peter B. Mensing – member since 1 January 2017
PO Box 255, 3300 AG Dordrecht NL
+31 78 635 22 22
Our foundation’s mission is to provide financial support to organisations in the Netherlands and abroad which support good causes, and whose sole or main objective is to organise projects or activities for the benefit of:
- vulnerable groups within society;
- health care;
- creating employment opportunities;
- promoting and carrying out scientific research;
- Dutch cultural heritage; and/or
- Dutch Performing Arts,
and any other project or activity either related or conducive to the interests outlined above, in the broadest sense of the words.
For more information about the policies of various sections of Dioraphte, see:
As of 2015 we publish a 'Year in review' report in Dutch > jaarbericht.
Click here for the 2018 financial overview of the Dioraphte Foundation.
In 2019 the Dioraphte Foundation intends to spend around €14,500,000 on projects, of which around €4.5 million for social initiatives in the four core countries in Africa, €3.5 million for social initiatives in the Netherlands, €3 million on science and research, €2 million on performing arts projects, and €1.5 million on cultural heritage.
The Foundation’s current bylaws describe our policy as follows:
‘The board members do not receive any wages, be it directly or indirectly. The word “wages” does not include reasonable reimbursement of expenses incurred on behalf of the Foundation, nor non-excessive fees. The amount of the fees to be paid to the members is determined by the Board. All reimbursements made to members of the Board will be listed as such in the annual statement of accounts and explained.’
Chamber of Commerce file number 17150595
Legal Person and Joint Venture Reference Number (RSIN) 811835054
After you receive an invitation from the advisor of the board to submit a complete application, you can send your complete application to Inge van Stokkom - van Veen - firstname.lastname@example.org
For ongoing business relating to awards, for example reports and payment requests, you can contact Tom A.W. van Stokkom - email@example.com
Unsolicited proposals and requests sent to firstname.lastname@example.org are not appreciated, and you will not receive a response to those.
PO Box 255, 3300 AG DORDRECHT THE NETHERLANDS