Stichting Het Ankerfonds

Stichting Het Anker Fonds was established from the merger of the Groningen mutual health insurance company Het Anker and the RZG Groningen. When these two organisations merged, a fund was formed by ring-fencing part of the assets. The foundation was set up to contribute (to a modest extent) to the costs of activities and facilities, supporting care and welfare in inland shipping.

The foundation aims to: promote the idealistic interests in general and in particular in the field of health care and welfare of all those involved in inland shipping in the Netherlands.