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DECLARATION OF TRUST DATED 16 APRIL 2007, AS AMENDED ON 3 JANUARY 2008
1) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY AND ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION OF PERSONS FROM AFRICAN COMMUNITIES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND AFRICA BY PROVIDING SUCH PERSONS WITH ADVICE, ASSISTANCE, REPRESENTATION, COUNSELLING, TRANSLATING AND INTERPRETATION OF SERVICES IN SUCH MATTERS AS ASYLUM, IMMIGRATION, MONEY, DEBTS, HOUSING, WELFARE BENEFITS AND HEALTH (INCLUDING PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF PUBLIC HEALTH) AND BY PROVIDING EDUCATION AND TRAINING FOR EMPLOYMENT.
2) FOR THE BENEFIT IN PARTICULAR OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN FROM AFRICA WHO MAY BE RESIDENT IN THIS COUNTRY AND ABROAD, TO RELIEVE POVERTY, SICKNESS AND DISTRESS, AND PROVIDE AND ASSIST IN THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES FOR RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION OF INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABILITY, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR SOCIAL CIRCUMSTANCES WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE.
Area of benefit
The area the charity can operate in, as set out in its governing document.