Diwali Festival Foundation


The Diwali Festival Foundation has the aims to organize an annual India related cultural event, in order to strengthen the bond between the Indian and Dutch community.

Main features of the policy:
The Diwali Festival Foundation organizes an annual festival. The last Diwali Festival took place in 2018. The next annual Diwali Festival will take place on the 12 of October 2019. The details of the festival are published on the other parts of this website.
The Diwali Festival Foundation finances the costs of the festival through sponsorship of institutions, companies and stall holders. The festival will only proceed if the budgeted costs are covered out of the sponsorship. The Diwali Festival Foundation does not seek a capital surplus and is using all profits of the festival for the organization of the next festival.

Financial Statements 2017

The board members of this foundation are:

Chairman: Rajiv Mehra ( Mehra Holding)
Treasurer: Marc Dunnewijk (Briddge)
Secretary: open
Member of the Board: Julien Rikkoert (Gemeente Amstelveen)
Member of the Board: Godfried Kinnegim (Allen & Overy)
Member of the Board: Prashant Savla (Sunpharma)
Member of the Board: Amit Kapur (Tata Consultancy Services)
Memebr of the Board: Elbert Waller (KPMG-Meijburg)