FRIENDS OF BWINDI

Charity number: 1146869
Removed charity
Governing document
TRUST DEED DATED 14 JUN 2007
Charitable objects
1)THE RELIEF OF FINANCIAL HARDSHIP, EITHER GENERALLY OR INDIVIDUALLY, AMONG PEOPLE LIVING OR WORKING IN AFRICA (IN PARTICULAR BY SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITIES AROUND BWINDI IMPENETRABLE RAINFOREST, UGANDA) BY PROVIDING SUCH PERSONS WITH GOODS OR SERVICES WHICH THEY COULD NOT OTHERWISE AFFORD THROUGH LACK OF MEANS AND BY MAKING GRANTS OF MONEY FOR PROVIDING OR PAYING FOR ITEMS SERVICES OR FACILITIES 2) THE RELIEF OF SICKNESS AND THE PRESERVATION OF HEALTH AMONG PEOPLE RESIDING PERMANENTLY OR TEMPORARILY IN AFRICA (IN PARTICULAR BY SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITIES AROUND BWINDI IMPENETRABLE RAINFOREST, UGANDA) BY PROVIDING OR ASSISTING IN THE PROVISION OF EQUIPMENT, FACILITIES AND SERVICES.3) TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC OF AFRICA AND OF THE PUPILS AT SCHOOLS IN AFRICA (IN PARTICULAR IN THE COMMUNITIES AROUND BWINDI IMPENETRABLE RAINFOREST, UGANDA) BY PROVIDING AND ASSISTING IN THE PROVISION OF EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES, RESOURCES AND STAFFING. 4) TO DEVELOP THE CAPACITY AND SKILLS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES OF AFRICA (IN PARTICULAR BY SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITIES AROUND BWINDI IMPENETRABLE RAINFOREST, UGANDA) IN SUCH A WAY THAT THEY ARE BETTER ABLE TO IDENTIFY, AND HELP MEET, THEIR NEEDS AND TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN SOCIETY. 5) TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC BY:- I) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY AND THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE IN SOCIALLY AND DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES OF AFRICA (IN PARTICULAR BY SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITIES AROUND BWINDI IMPENETRABLE RAINFOREST, UGANDA)II - THE PROMOTION OF SUSTAINABLE MEANS OF ACHIEVING ECONOMIC GROWTH AND REGENERATION.III - THE PRESERVATION, CONSERVATION AND THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE PRUDENT USE OF RESOURCES; SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MEANS "DEVELOPMENT THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS".
Organisation type
Trust
Registration history
  • 12 April 2012 : registered
  • 09 March 2018 : removed (CEASED TO EXIST)
Other names

No other names

What the charity did
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Overseas Aid/famine Relief
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Who the charity helped
  • Other Defined Groups
How the charity helped
  • Makes Grants To Individuals
  • Makes Grants To Organisations
  • Provides Human Resources
  • Other Charitable Activities