Objects and Activities
To advance the education of young persons in music by:
providing financial support for young individuals engaged in music education
and/or musical activity organised on a countywide basis as defined by the
geographical area of Kent;
providing financial support to supplement funding for youth musical group activity
organized on a countywide basis within the said area;
promoting the cause of youth musical activity.
II. ACTIVITIES IN FURTHERANCE OF THE OBJECT
to raise funds by:
seeking grants and donations from individuals, corporate donors, charities
and grant-making bodies;
supporting the organising of fund-raising concerts or other events.
to disburse funds by making grants to young individuals of 21 years of age or less, and
students in full-time musical education of 23 years old or less who are:
through financial disadvantage likely to be denied access to appropriate music
education and/or musical activity and
eligible by being resident in Kent or Medway or receiving school education in
Kent or Medway or
participating in the musical activity as defined under 1. Object i above, and by
making grants to youth group musical activity as defined under 1 Object ii
to promote the cause of youth musical activity by
the advocacy of spoken or written words
the provision of opportunities for musical performance by young people.
The Trustees agreed on 16th May 2006 that 'there should be a degree of flexibility in
interpreting our Object (I, ii and iii) and Activities (1, 2 and 3) so that individuals were not
excluded from consideration for reasons of disability and/ or music specialisation.