The Practice Of Charity; Individual, Associated And Organized by Edward Thomas Devine

The Practice Of Charity; Individual, Associated And Organized

byEdward Thomas Devine

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1904 Excerpt: ... APPENDIX I CONSTITUTION OF A CHARITY ORGANIZATION SOCIETY.1 ARTICLE I. The name of this Society shall be The Charity Organization Society Of The City Of ARTICLE II. Statement Of Purposes And Objects. Section I. To extirpate pauperism, mendicancy and such social conditions as create preventable dependency. Section 2. To provide from the proper sources, as far as lies in its power to obtain it, adequate assistance and intelligent care for needy families in their homes and for homeless persons. Section 3. In accomplishing the objects above named, to obtain the co-operation of other agencies and of charitable individuals. 'Prepared by the author with the assistance of Mr. Frank Tucker. Many sections of this draft may require modification to meet local conditions. Section 4. To promote the general welfare by social reforms affecting the living conditions of wage-earners. ARTICLE III. MEMBERSHIP. Section I. The Society shall be composed of the following persons: Annual Members: Those who contribute annually five dollars to the funds of the Society and are approved by the Finance Committee. Associate Members: Those who contribute twenty dollars to the funds of the Society and are approved by the Finance Committee. Life Members: Those who contribute one hundred dollars to the funds of the Society at any one time and are approved for life membership by the Finance Committee. ARTICLE IV. MEETINGS OF THE SOCIETY. The Annual Meeting of the Society shall be held on the second Wednesday of October, when a report of the work and condition of the Society for the past year shall be submitted, and members of the Council shall be elected to fill vacancies caused by expiration of term. No person shall be eligible to election as a member of the Council unless his name shall hav...

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Title:The Practice Of Charity; Individual, Associated And OrganizedFormat:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217281222

ISBN - 13:9780217281225

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