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MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 25 NOVEMBER 1994 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 31 OCTOBER 2000
AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 02/09/2015
AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 17 AUG 2016
4. THE CHARITY'S OBJECTS ("OBJECTS") ARE SPECIFICALLY RESTRICTED TO THE FOLLOWING:
(1) TO FURTHER OR BENEFIT THE RESIDENTS OF HARTLEPOOL AND ITS SURROUNDING RURAL AREAS WITHOUT DISTINCTION OF SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, RACE OR OF POLITICAL, RELIGIOUS OR OTHER OPINIONS BY ASSOCIATING TOGETHER THE SAID RESIDENTS AND THE LOCAL AUTHORITY, VOLUNTARY AND OTHER ORGANISATIONS IN A COMMON EFFORT TO ADVANCE EDUCATION AND TO PROVIDE FACILITIES IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR RECREATION AND LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION WITH THE OBJECTIVE OF IMPROVING THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE FOR THE RESIDENTS; AND
(2) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, SICKNESS AND DISTRESS OF THE RESIDENTS OF NORTH EAST ENGLAND AND IN PARTICULAR (BUT WITHOUT LIMITATION) HARTLEPOOL WITHOUT DISTINCTION OF SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, RACE OR OF POLITICAL, RELIGIOUS OR OTHER OPINIONS, AND WITHOUT LIMITATION TO THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, TO PROVIDE ADVICE, INFORMATION AND SUPPORT ON A WIDE RANGE OF ISSUES INCLUDING WELFARE RIGHTS AND BENEFITS, HOUSING, EMPLOYMENT, ENERGY EFFICIENCY, DEBTS AND BUDGETING.
Area of benefit
The area the charity can operate in, as set out in its governing document.