The aim of the Bishop Bekkers Foundation (SBB) is to maintain the memory of bishop W.M. Bekkers, the bishop of ’s Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, by acting in his range of thoughts. The SBB administers a fund, which gives financial assistance to persons with an intellectual and/or developmental disability, with the intention of offering them scope to develop.
From the nineties until today, the supporting attention of SBB is for the sole purpose of ‘poor’ countries in Africa, Asia, Central and South America and, since 2000, the countries in Central and Eastern Europe.
The screening of the applications for financial assistance is based on this checklist. Therefore, applications for financial assistance need to be well presented and well founded regarding the following aspects: