4. ROLDA Activity Internationally
ROLDA AUSTRALIA became incorporated charity on 1st December 2014, registration number ABN 38420396060. The team consists of the founder and a public officer. Additionally, we hired a bookkeeper (external service) and a direct mail company. Donors database have been increased from 11 donors (December 2015) to 900 donors (December 2016).
Financial Report 2015-2016 AU$
Total Revenues: $34035.13
Total Expenses: $31721.01
Total Liabilities: $29314.57
ROLDA UK is incorporated charity since July 2015, registration number 1162690. We are making progresses to find the perfect start-up team and Gemma, our representative in UK is working hard to achieve this primary goal.
Latest Financial Report
Total Incomes: £1,917.52
Total Expenses: £1,623.60
ROLDA Gatehunder fra Romania was established in 2012 in Norway and registered on Brønnøysundregistrene (Norwegian Register Center), registration no. 998398495. Funds transferred from Norwegian branch in Romania, in 2016: 229 700 NOK representing adoption fees, shelter costs (e.g. food, winter costs related), building 10 running spaces. Compared with 2015, the donations tripled.
Our charity is a member of Grasrotandelen where we had 42 active supporters in 2012 and increased to 68 members in 2016 (see graphics below). Total donations received from Grasrotandelen in 2016: 11 076 NOK, money used by Oslo branch as required by Norwegian law for Norwegian activities.
NRK TV (national TV in Norway) visited ROLDA shelters in 2012. TV Norge offered free advertising to our charity in 2014 and 2015 during Easter’ holidays.
This printscreen shows you an interesting approach we used repeatedly to generate much needed funds on Norwegian Facebook page
ROLDA USA became a 501-c-3 charity 10 years ago, on 4th of July, the US National Day. Initially incorporated in WA State, the charity moved in CA State and it is run entirely by volunteers: Shannon, Californian volunteer who attend several conferences on ROLDA behalf and Mary, an expert in PR, who lives in MA State. The team is helped by Heather and Danny both living in Canada.
We currently rely on approx 1000 US supporters. Thanks to Heather’ commitment, our program addressed to seniors is two years old and put a smile on many seniors’ faces! If you are a US donor, your donation is fully deductible!
You might be also interested to:
- Donate Stocks
- Donate Car: Call 1-866-628-2277 for assistance to donate your car to ROLDA USA
- Visit legacy.rolda.org to learn more about giving plan e.g. estate planning, legacies, wills, life insurance.
You can also join the Corporate Matching Gift via Double Your Donation website.
You can find us on (please search for ROLDA or Romanian League in Defense of Animals, EIN 32-0176929): Network for Good,AMEX JustGive, Causes, GoodWorld, Great NonProfits, GoodShop, GoodSearch, eBay for Charity,Gift Card Tank, Benevity platforms, Guidestar, PointWorthy.
ROLDA became a registered charity in Germany in July 2015 under the name “Save Romanian Strays – ROLDA Germany e.V.”, registration number VR 3910 HL.
The team is formed by a group volunteers including: Sabine and Anja.
The Facebook page in German language with approx 8500 members, as well as the website are updated regularly by our great volunteers. In 2016, thanks to Tierschutz Shop, 11 tons of food were delivered to our Romanian shelters. Also 5.727 EUR were collected from donations, including grants from Tierschutz Shop, adoption fees, sponsored dogs, winter costs and general gifts for shelters.
ROLDA Holland successfully rehomed approx 200 dogs in the past years but since 2013, our activity in Holland stopped, lack of trustworthy volunteers. Stephane, an experienced animal lover from Belgium, former co-editor of Wildlife Rescue Magazine in Australia visited ROLDA in spring of 2016 and as a result, we are again hopeful for reliable support from Benelux countries.
ROLDA is part of ANBI system in Holland, which makes donations and legacies deductible.
ROLDA Sverige was founded in September 2014, registration number 802490-7050. Our Swedish team is formed by Lisa, Goral, Ellinor as well as a group of active volunteers including Pernilla, Carina, Catarina, Jennifer, and Ulrika plus wonderful donors and thankfully, a growing number of adopters. Swedish team travels to Romania every 2-3 months.
Funds collected in 2016:
1 800 RON
1 650 EUR
82 272 SEK
Purpose: winter costs (straws, rent snow removal machines etc), shelter related costs, Christmas Food Raiser, adoption fees, sponsor dogs fees, funds for one kennel’ running space ,emergency medical costs.
ROLDA Suisse was created in 2014 by the famous animal activist Lolita Morena who leads a group of volunteers as well as other important donors, adopters and a growing number of members. In 2016, 24400 HF and 8000 EUR from SPA grants, bank transfers, membership fees, private donations (including cash donations) were sent for sterilizations, general costs for the shelters. One major supporter is Swiss Animal Protection, the oldest animal charity from Switzerland who offers regular grants for our shelters in Romania. Gala Atout Coeur, organized in fall 2015, reunited celebrities and supporters who collected funds for both animals and children in need. Swiss team comes to Romania every 3-4 months.