All donations are received on a third-party account. These are kept separate from all other cash flows. This is checked by a registered accountant and then filed with the tax authorities. The charities are paid directly from this third party account.

Actions for charities can be conducted by a private individual or an organization. If it concerns private fundraising activities, the donations will be transferred to a personal IBAN number. Whydonate advises to support these actions only if the organizer is known.

Tip: Pay attention when you donate to a private cause if you don’t know the organizer.
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