Het X-Y Actiefonds:

New Energy Docks
Distelweg 451
1031 HD Amsterdam
The Netherlands


+31 (0)20 6279661

NL 46 TRIO 0338622039


The people behind Het Actiefonds

Het Actiefonds is a foundation with 4 paid employees and around 50 volunteers. Together we work on a more just and sustainable world.

General information


The board of Het Actiefonds is unpaid. As a remote board they determine the budget and annual planning. The staff is responsible for the daily management.


Het Actiefonds has a small paid team, with currently 4 parttime staff members (together 2,5 fte), that functions non-hierarchical and self-managing. The starting salary is the same for everyone and can be increased annually with good performance.

The employees of Het Actiefonds do not receive any bonuses or a thirteenth month. There is also no extensive package of secondary employment conditions. The employees have a reasonable pension scheme and receive a commuting allowance.

Region specialists

Het Actiefonds has around 50 volunteers who are specialized in a region and/or topic. Together they decide which grant proposals receive financial support. The knowledge, enthusiasm and network of the volunteers are invaluable for Het Actiefonds.