Association of Norwegian Foundations
Association of Norwegian Foundations (Stiftelsesforeningen), founded in 2003, is a union for all Norwegian foundations, whether these are non-profit, gift-giving or own businesses or hospitals.
The purpose of the Association of Norwegian Foundation is to support Norwegian foundations through issuing statements about legal changes affecting foundations, enabling its members to exchange information and ideas also strive to emphasize the altruistic work of foundations and to show the important role of foundations in Norwegian society. The association seeks to foster dialogue with political authorities, government and training of board members and daily managers. In addition, the association works out templates for good management of foundations. It also provides services to members in the area of issues related to legislation.