We receive questions about how we work, who stands behind the organisation and how getting involved could enrich your lives and projects more successful.
Have a look at some of the most common Q&A.
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Does Hydroheart raise funds?
Does Hydroheart deduct a fee from crowdfunding campaigns?
How is Hydroheart funded?
Who owns Hydroheart?
Hydroheart is a non-profit association under Swiss-law and as such does not have any owners but members instead. The members of the association manage all activities and funds with the goal to fulfil the purpose of Hydroheart which is defined in the bylaws as follows:
“Hydroheart is committed to the global protection and future of our waters, their health, flora and fauna. The association also aims to contribute to a more responsible attitude towards our waters. Hydroheart sees itself as a digital platform. Users of the platform are given access to information and content on specific topics and partner organisations. Furthermore, projects are presented which may also be supported by raising donations. Hydroheart operates on a charitable basis, does not pursue any financial goals, does not strive for profit, is independent of political parties and neutral in its religious denomination.”
Why should projects join Hydroheart?
Being part of Hydroheart is free of any cost for projects and has the following benefits:
- Additional distribution channel to raise awareness and inform the public about current issues and developments
- Individual crowdfunding campaigns (if criteria are fulfilled)
- Access to the Hydroheart community and network of supporters, donors, volunteers, photographers, other projects, etc.
- Creation of content (articles, posts, short documentaries, etc.) about your project