Link 4 Life Project

Link 4 Life Project

Charity information

Link 4 Life Project

Link 4 Life Project was started by local churches to link our community with communities in Africa through accompanied visits for local school students to our partner charities in South Africa

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    Link 4 Life Project aims to help young people in our local community form meaningful links with those in need in Southern Africa.
    We aim to help local young people discover their potential though a programme which involves a two week church led visit to our partner charities in South Africa.
    The programme includes a year of preparation for the visit and includes team building and fundraising. Although Church led, the visits are open to young people of all faiths and none. We are especially keen to invovle young people who are are at risk of social exclusion
    After returning young people are encouraged to become advocates and ambassadors for the people and charities which they have visited.

  • Aims

    Link 4 Life Project aims to:

    • RELIEF OF POVERTY AND PROMOTION & PRESERVATION OF GOOD HEALTH AMONG THE PUBLIC IN SOUTHERN AFRICA, THROUGH THE PROVISION OF ADVICE, GUIDANCE AND FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO CHARITABLE CHRISTIAN ORG
    • TO ADVANCE THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, BY THE PROVISION OF SUPPORT TO INDIVIDUAL CHURCHES BOTH IN THE UK AND ABROAD, ESPECIALLY THE CHRISTIAN CHURCHES OF ALL DENOMINATIONS IN THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF GREAT WYRLEY , ENGLAND.
    • TO ADVANCE IN LIFE AND HELP YOUNG PEOPLE (AGED 25 AND UNDER) IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THOSE WHO LIVE, WORK OR ARE EDUCATED IN THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF GREAT WYRLEY, ENGLAND THROUGH SUPPORT, ADVICE AND GUIDANCE SO AS TO DEVELOP THEIR CAPABILITIES SO THAT THEY MAY GROW TO FULL MATURITY AS RESPONSIBLE INDIVIDUALS AND MEMBERS OF SOCIETY. IN FURTHERANCE OF THIS AIM. THE CHARITY WILL ALSO SUPPORT THE PROVISION OF EDUCATION VISITS TO OVERSEAS PROJECTS, SUPPORTING THE WORK OF THE CHARITY UNDER IT'S FIRST AND SECOND OBJECTS (ABOVE)
  • Overview

    Established: July 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1136831

    Board members: 5

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 01922 419161

    Address: 46, Gorsey lane, Great Wyrley, Stafforshire WS6 6EX

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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