haGalil onLine Support-Association founded
08-1998 Berlin - The "Förderverein haGalil" has been founded this
Sunday (August 23rd 1998 / Rosh Chodesh Elul 5758). Friends and
supporters of haGalil online made their way to Berlin and resolved a
statute of the charity and elected an executive board. The founding
members decided that the number of members of the executive board shall
be five. As members of the executive board were elected Prof. Dr.
Wolfgang Frindte, Christoph Ludwig, Klaus Parker, Dr. Oliver Schultz and
Iris Noah Weiß.
The publishers and editors of haGalil onLine will, for legal
reason, not be members of the charity, but were present as guests. Legal
relations between them and the charity will be regulated in a way that
practically disallows the charity to influence the content or design of
the service, as long as it remains within the scope of the purpose of
the charitable support.
After the founding meeting, the online service and the new
charity have been presented to the media.
The charity will now be registered with the register of
societies and associations, which is run by the local court in Berlin-Charlottenburg.
After registration, the society may call itself "registered society", in
German "eingetragener Verein" or "e.V." Furthermore, the - transitional
- formal recognition of the usefulness for the benefit of the public by
the fiscal authorities of the Land of Berlin will be applied for, which
is condition for issuing receipts for - at least in Germany -
tax-deductible contributions and donations. A bank account will be
Those interested persons who have been informed by E-mail until
now, will receive the statute, the statute on contributions and a
membership application form. Please inform us, if you need copies in
English language. Other interested persons are kindly asked not to
hesitate to contact the charity:
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