A structured organization creates the right conditions to achieve the planned objectives; within such organisation, it is people who make the difference. When the destinies of many populations of the world are at stake, donations from supporters and the strength of volunteers, as well as an in-house structure enabling an authoritative, orderly and precise allocation of tasks and responsibilities, are of crucial importance.
The Board of Directors consists of 7 members, including its Chairman, 6 elected by the Shareholders’ meeting and 1 appointed by the Archbishop of Milan as his representative. The members of the Board of Directors are all volunteers and their term of office is three years, although they can be re-elected (art. 8 Articles of Association).
Since 2013 this independent body has been verifying the accuracy of our financial statements and our interim and final accounts.
Throughout the years CELIM has been winning the approval and the support of a large community, listed in the Document of Guarantor Signatories. Acting in their capacity as guarantors, in accordance with the Christian values that inspire us, we mention among others His Eminence Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini and the Rector Emeritus of State University in Milan Paolo Mantegazza, who shared and supported our activities, together with:
Volunteers are our greatest resource: these committed people put their time and expertise at the service of our activities and projects and the relative management and implementation, at both national and global level.
working alongside our staff in 2015
6.006 volunteer hours
donated to CELIM in 2015
149.020 euro economic value
of volunteer hours in 2015
under 30 years of age in 2015