The charity’s objects (‘Objects’) are specifically restricted to the following:
To promote social inclusion for the public benefit by preventing people in general from becoming socially excluded, confirming the needs of those people who are socially excluded (in particular but not exclusively), members of the Portuguese speaking community in the United Kingdom and assisting them to integrate into society. For the purpose of this clause, “socially excluded’ means being excluded from society or parts of society, as a result of one of more of the following factors: language barriers, unemployment, financial hardship, youth or old age, substance abuse or dependency, including alcohol and drugs, discrimination on the grounds of sex, race, disability, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation or gender re- assignment, poor educational or skills attainment, relationship and family breakdown, poor housing (that is housing that does not meet basic habitable standards, crime (either as a victim of crime or as an offender rehabilitating into society)
Nothing in the articles shall authorise an application of the property of the charity for purposes which are not charitable in accordance with section 7 of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005 and/or section 2 of the Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008.]