Volunteer run

Edam Museum is run entirely by enthusiastic volunteers. The board members, consisting of 7 members, and approximately 60 other volunteers work together to carry out the tasks required to run the organisation. More than 40 volunteers work as receptionists. In addition, there are groups with separate tasks such as:

  • Security management
  • Collection management
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Maintenance
  • Project specific activities
  • Tours
  • Exhibition design and implementation
  • Assistance with transport
  • Garden maintenance
  • Outings

 

ANBI

Edam Museum is a cultural Institution for Public Benefit (ANBI).

 

‘Recognised Museum’

The Museum Standard forms the quality framework for registered museums in the Netherlands. The standard consists of a number of criteria, such as a Governance Code and an Ethical Code. Edam Museum meets this standard and is therefore a recognized museum.

 

Policy plan & Annual report

The current policy plan runs from 2018 to 2022. The new policy plan is in preparation. An annual report is prepared every year for the purpose of granting subsidies. This includes the annual accounts.

 

ANBI number RSIN 3791294

KvK number 41234553

Bank account NL68 RABO 0192 3386 76

Board members

Chair

Marian Quak

Secretary

Vacancy

Treasurer

Piet Conijn

Curator

Sophie van Gulik

Volunteers Coordinator

Jeanette Pietersen

Facilities Coordinator

Janet Townsend-Stojic

PR Coordinator

Babiche Tervoort

Collaborations

  • – VVV: Edams Museum and VVV consult regularly
  • – Culture Platform: The Edams Museum is part of the Culture Platform Edam-Volendam
  • – Network ZZC: The Network ZuiderzeeCollection comprises of more than 20 museums and related organizations that aim to preserve the culture of the Zuiderzee. The participants, including Edam Museum, are based around the IJsselmeer.