The Society is established and maintained exclusively for charitable purposes (including any purposes ancillary to those charitable purposes), namely to advance education by training and upskilling young people in leadership, public speaking, event organisation, and other ancillary skills, and by organising events to give young people the opportunity to learn such skills in a practical context.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Acts as an umbrella / resource body
Education / training / research
Children / young people
Members elect a Board, consisting of a Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, and 2-4 General Members. This Board functions as the executive of the Society and manages its day-to-day operations. Our events are organised in partnership with independent organisers, and are governed both by agreements between said organisers and the Society, and by agreements between said organisers and the creators of formats they license. The Society functions as the legal personality/controlling entity for the events.
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 for the year ending 31 March 2020 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005.
Here is a list of all the details changed by the charity, for example adding or removing officers, amending rules, changing balance dates or updating address details.