3.1 The purposes of the Society are –
3.1.1 To provide opportunities for older adults who are not in full-time employment to be engaged in further education, both as students and as tutors, free from the pressures of more formal education systems;
3.1.2 To conduct or provide lectures, courses, seminars and other means of education or study without any requirement for or award of qualifications;
3.1.3 To carry out such other activities as may promote membership of the Society and encourage friendship among members;
3.1.4 To provide grants, scholarships and other financial support to persons and organisations which may assist in the carrying out of any of the above purposes or which may have similar charitable purposes;
3.1.5 To do any other things which may help to achieve any of the above purposes.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Provides advice / information / advocacy
Education for retired people.
Education / training / research
Education fro retired people
4.1 The Committee may admit to membership any adult person who is not or is no longer engaged in full time employment or full-time family responsibilities.
The control and management of the Society are vested in the elected Committee, which comprises the Officers (President, Treasurer) and not more than twelve other members.
Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.
This charity has been granted an exemption from filing an annual return by 31 December 2008 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 31 December 2009.
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