The Chance for Children Foundation is a non-profit organization under Swiss foundation law. The Board of Trustees is currently composed of seven trustees, which perform their work on an honorary basis. The president of the Board of Trustees is Daniela Rüdisüli Sodjah.
The following foundation councils are involved in the Foundation Council:
– Daniela Rüdisüli Sodjah, President
– Markus Bernet
– Iris Henseler Stierlin
– Martin Jud
– Rolf Leuzinger
– Markus Krattiger
– Martin Arzethauser
The foundation is the umbrella organization of the NGO Chance for Children in Ghana. This is legally registered as „Company Limited by Guarantee“. The NGO is headed by Daniela Rüdisüli Sodjah, Daniel Awuley Nartey and Amon Kotey. Together with the management team, they are responsible for the implementation of the strategy and the reporting to the Board of Trustees as well as the local leadership.
Around 60 Ghanaian women and men are currently working at Chance for Children. In addition, three European women and on average two interns work for the local organization. All employees have appropriate qualifications in their respective departments. Chance for Children attaches great importance to fair working conditions, decent social benefits and fair wages. In addition, Chance for Children is actively supported by numerous volunteers in both Ghana and Switzerland.
The foundation is responsible for the strategic direction, governance and compliance of the NGO according to its purpose.
The founding of the foundation will be announced in the June newsletter 2019.