7 JAN 2020
More progress at CWRC...

Extract from:


Minutes of the General meeting of Trustees held on: Thursday, 5th December 2019

Time: 3pm – 5pm 

Venue: CWRC, 10 Signet Court, Cambridge, CB5 8LA

  1.      Change of charitable objects for Cambridge Women’s Resources Centre Limited (Charity Number: 801240)


Ila received a response from the Charity Commission and showed the email to those present. The Charity Commission has agreed to the final version of the changed objects submitted by Trustees. The proposal was made to change wording of objects to give a clearer reflection of the purpose of CWRC today. The General meeting today is quorate and all present unanimously voted to pass a resolution to accept the new objects which are as follows:

  1.      To advance education and relieve the needs of women and girls in a women-only space.
  2.      The promotion of equality, particularly with regard to women, and diversity for the public benefit by:

(a) the elimination of discrimination on the grounds of race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age or religion/beliefs;
(b) raising awareness in equality and diversity, including awareness of intersectional discrimination and ways to tackle discrimination;
(c) promoting activities to foster understanding between people from diverse backgrounds;
(d) cultivating a sentiment in favour of equality and diversity