Foundation Protect our Cultures was awarded the ANBI Status, granted by the Dutch Tax Service (Belastingdienst). The ANBI Status (Algemeen Nut Beogende Instellingen) or Institution Aimed at the Common Good means that donations made to the foundation are Tax deductable. Please visit the website of the Dutch Tax Service to read more about the advantages at


official name

Stichting Protect our Cultures
KvK-number: 60682922
RSIN: 854014263


Protect our Cultures is a foundation that aims to help indigenous groups in Colombia improve their overall well-being, while preserving their customs and traditions. In order to achieve this, Protect our Cultures focuses its efforts on three pillars: sharing of information and global awareness; collection of donations for specific projects; selling of indigenous arts and crafts.


You can read our policy (meerjaren plan 2014-2016) here.

expenses per project

Here you will find the assets and payments of each project we are working on. From the start date of the foundation, in May of 2014, we have contributed to the project of the rebuilding of the school building of Sogromin, an Arhuacan community of the Sierra Nevada of Santa Marta, Colombia. The costs for this project are detailed below;