The objects of Bricks and Bread Charitable Foundation are;
1) To promote sustainable development for the benefit of the public by:
(a) the preservation, conservation and the protection of the environment and the prudent use of resources;
(b) the relief of poverty and the improvement of the conditions of life in socially and economically disadvantaged communities;
(c) the promotion of sustainable means of achieving economic growth and regeneration.
2) To advance the education of the public in subjects relating to sustainable development and the protection, enhancement and rehabilitation of the environment and to promote study and research in such subjects provided that the useful results of such study are disseminated to the public at large.
Sustainable development means “development which meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”
3) The protection and preservation of the environment for the public benefit by:
a) the promotion of waste reduction, re-use reclamation, recycling, use of recycled products and the use of surplus;
b) advancing the education of the public about all aspects of waste generation, waste management and waste recycling.
4) To act as a resource for young people up to the age of 25 living in England & Wales by providing advice and assistance and organising programmes of physical, educational and other activities as a means of:
(a) advancing in life and helping young people by developing their skills, capacities and capabilities to enable them to participate in society as independent, mature and responsible individuals;
(b) advancing education;
(c) relieving unemployment;
5) The promotion for the benefit of the public of urban or rural regeneration in areas of social and economic deprivation by all or any of the following means:
(a) the advancement of education, training or retraining, particularly among unemployed people, and providing unemployed people with work experience:
(b) the provision of financial assistance, technical assistance or business advice or consultancy in order to provide training and employment opportunities for unemployed people in cases of financial or other charitable need through help: (i) in setting up their own business, or (ii) to existing businesses:
(c) the creation of training and employment opportunities by the provision of workspace, buildings, and/or land for use on favourable terms:
(d) the provision of housing for those who are in conditions of need and the improvement of housing in the public sector or in charitable ownership provided that such power shall not extend to relieving any local authorities or other bodies of a statutory duty to provide or improve housing:
(e) the maintenance, improvement or provision of public amenities:
(f) the preservation of buildings or sites of historic or architectural importance:
(g) the protection or conservation of the environment:
To achieve the objects by such other means as may from time to time be determined subject to the prior written consent of the Charity Commissioners for England and Wales.