Take a trip through Tubfrim for a stamp talk. You can both supply and buy stamps if you wish. If you are not a stamp collector, you can get it today!
Tuberculosis work Frimerke Business, later shortened to Tubfrim, was created in Nesbyen in 1928. Post Master Ditlef Frantzen took the initiative and the aim was to collect and sell used stamps to tuberculosis work among children in Norway.
The first surplus was presented in 1929 and were at NOK 1.500, -. The surplus has varied from year to year. In 1940, it was at NOK 8.000, -, in 1970 at NOK 150,000, - and in 2008 at NOK 650,000, -.
Today, the profit goes to the health and well-being-promoting measures for disabled children and young people in Norway, and to fight tuberculosis. Nasjonalforeningen for public health Tubfrim owner and benefits surplus.
From the mid-1990s, when it was customary to call with a calling card instead of coins, has also received Tubfrim used calling cards. Request a calling that is thrown is a pollution source, but they will be sent to Tubfrim is the one resource that is our purpose tilgode. We also accept cellular card / cash card ring.
Also abroad is collected stamps and calling cards. Most Norwegian foreign stations and sailor churches participate in this work. Moreover, many private individuals skilled submitter. The largest collection outside of Norway made the Sons of Norway in the U.S.
Tubfrim has become a concept when it comes to collecting stamps and calling cards. Our collecting boxes and bags have been given a permanent seat on both the office and in the thousands of homes. There are still large amounts thrown. This should not be done.