The sponsor of the monastery site "Stille Räume Ihlow" is the "Klosterverein Ihlow e.V.", which was founded in 2000.
The Klosterverein Ihlow e.V. (the monastery association of Ihlow) – which currently has more than 250 members – manages and develops the monastery site "Stille Räume Ihlow" as a support association. It is responsible for the monastery café, the monastery shop, the scriptorium and organizes guided tours and events.
"The concern of our non-profit association is the promotion of science and research, education, art, environmental, landscape and monument protection and the promotion of general cultural offers in connection with the monastery site lhlow, the former Cistercian monastery lhlow with its foundations and effects and the subsequent uses and structural facilities in this environment such as hunting lodge and forester's house lhlow." (Statutes of the Klosterverein Ihlow e.V., § 2, purpose of the association)