A small team consisting of Prof. Matitjahu Kellig, Dr. Jarek Nikolaus Korczynski and Dr. Martin Anduschus has initiated the NGO toleranz-tunne e.V. The purpose of the NGO is to promote tolerance and respect in our society on the basis of the universal declaration of human rights and the EU charta of fundamental rights. Tolerance-Tunnels are one way to achieve this goal.
This section contains basic information about our NGO as recommended by Transparency Germany (for mor information on the initialtive of Transparecy Germany follow this link.
1. Name, Sitz, Anschrift und Gründungsjahr, Vereinsnummer und Steuernummer:
Toleranz-Tunnel e.V. was founded August 2020. The postal address is:
bei: Jüdische Gemeinde Herford-Detmold
The NGO is registered at Amtsgericht Lemgo under the number 1700.
The NGO has the taxation number: 313/5901/2921
IBAN: DE78 4306 0967 1097 2962 00
The purpose of the NGO is to promote tolerance and respect in our society on the basis of the universal declaration of human rights and the EU charta of fundamental rights
Our statue is available for Download (in german)
The association is strictly non-profit as defined by german law „Steuerbegünstigte Zwecke“ der Abgabenordnung (AO). It pusrsues selfless goals and is not primarily engaged in for profit activities.
4. Name and functions of decision makers:
Committees of the association are the general meeting of members and the board. The board consists of
Vorstandsvorsitzender: Prof. Matitjahu Kellig
Stellvertrender Vorsitzender: Dr. Martin Anduschus
Vorstand: Dr. Jarek Nikolaus Korzynski
Vorstand Kassenwärtin: Dr. Christine Schwake-Anduschus
5. Report on activities:
We are currently occupied by the project tolerance-tunnel. details will be provided in our annual reports.
Currently no permanent employees. We pay on a temporary basis for support in back ofice activities. Details will be reported in our annual report.
The association is financed via donations and membership fees.
8. usage of funds:
Currently for back office support to promote tolerance-tunnels. When we get more funds these shal be used to actuall construct tunnels and to provide information and education materials (see goals and meares section of this website).
9. affiliation with other organisations:
10. names of people who provide more than 10% of the funds received in a year:
none so far. We will provide details about our funding in our annual report.