Transparency is a very important aspect for us at the internal level of the association as well as for those who collaborate with us. The financial support we receive is entirely destinated to projects and we consider it relevant to be able to demonstrate it.
For legal purposes, Meraki Bay is registered as an association whose name or social name is Meraki Bay.
In South Africa:
For legal purposes, Meraki Bay is registered as an NPO (Non-profit Organization)
Where do the funds come from?
We currently receive funds of four types: Contributions from private officials, enterprises, events and volunteers.
We attach to share with you the necessary documents: registration certificate, statutes, founding act, CIF (Spain), Certificate of Registration as NPO (South Africa). We also present the memory of the year 2019 in which we made the summary of activities and the economic report.
We are not yet eligible for Law 49/2002, of 23 December, on the tax regime of non-profit entities and tax incentives for patronage, so donors cannot yet be able to deduct their contributions by incentive to patronage. However, we hope to be able to be elegible for this law in the coming months, when our registration as an NGO in AECID (Spain) is approved.