Carry out a charitable activity
The non-profit organization carries out a charitable activity.
Charitable activity is defined as an activity by a legal entity based in Switzerland which provides services in the interests of the community. Within the meaning of the Zewo standards, non-profit organizations are classified as charities if they work in one or more of the following areas:
Organizations which are not classified as charities within the meaning of the Zewo standards are organizations
If the organization has a political, religious or other ideological orientation, the charitable activity must nevertheless be its main focus.
Service providers specialising in non-profit organizations such as fundraising, event or PR agencies cannot be certified.