Friends of the ZDA


The Association Friends of the ZDA has the purpose to promote the development of the ZDA and to strengthen its position within the population, in politics and business. The members of the association receive information about the activities of the ZDA on a regular basis and are invited to the public events. In principle, all natural or legal persons can become a member of the association.

Standing rules of the association (pdf, in German)

Becoming a member

For further information concerning membership fees and registration please visit our German website.

Board

Dr. Marcel Bolz, Rechtskonsulent und Chef des Rechtsdienstes des RR des Kt. Aargau (Vize-Präsident)

Nik. Brändli, Fürsprecher, ehemaliger Stadtrat von Aarau

Dr. Urs Hofmann, Dr. iur., Rechtsanwalt und Notar, Regierungsrat AG (Präsident)

Frank Gantner, Stv. Leitender Staatsanwalt, Bezirksamtmann Brugg-Zurzach

Dr. Katja Gentinetta, Politische Philosophin, Lehrbeauftragte Public Affairs HSG

Jörg Knecht, Jörg Knecht, Partner/Präsident VR thv AG Treuhand und Beratung

Titus Meier, lic. phil. UZH, Historiker, Grossrat

Dr. Michael Merker, Fürsprecher, Lehrbeauftragter für öffentliches Recht

Dr. Gabriela Rohner, Fürsprecherin

Dr. Uwe Serdült, Wiss. Abteilungsleiter c2d, ZDA

Daniel Siegenthaler, Dozent, Gymnasiallehrer, Einwohnerrat Aarau

Maja Wanner, Grossrätin

Otto Wertli, Dipl. Handelslehrer HSG / MBA, ehem. Grossrat

Danièle Zatti, lic. oec. publ., Einwohnerrätin Aarau, Inhaberin/Geschäftsführerin Kairos BCT

Contributions

The association Friends of the ZDA finances its activities through membership fees and other contributions. In order to fulfil the purpose of the association and to promote the development of the Aarau Centre for Democracy, additional contributions are welcome.

Canton Aargau has recognized the Friends of the ZDA as a public-interest association: voluntary monetary contributions are tax deductible when the contributions amount to no less than CHF 100 within the tax year (§ 40 lit. k StG und Art. 33a Bst. i DBG). Overall, the deduction may not exceed 20 % of the net income (§ 40 lit. k StG; Art. 33a Bst. i DBG). Legal persons may declare voluntary payments up to 20 % of the taxable net income as commercially justified expenses (§ 69 lit. c StG; Art. 59 Abs. 1 Bst. c DBG).

Please use the following address for payment:
Bank account:

Freunde des ZDA
Villa Blumenhalde 
Küttigerstrasse 21
5000 Aarau
IBAN: CH75 0076 1016 1231 9154 1
Aargauische Kantonalbank, 5001 Aarau 
PC-Konto: 50-6-9