1) The purpose of the association is:

A) Humanitarian and development aid
B) The support of persons, who according to § 53 of the German donations act are indigent, and the support of children’s and youth’s aid.
C) Ethnic understanding

The association „Aktive Direkt Hilfe“ pursues only and directly non-profit, charitable goals for the Benefit of the community according to the section „ Charitable Purposes eligible for favoured Taxation " of the German levy- act.

2) The aims of the statutes will be realised specifically through:

A) Specifically targeted aid to the Poor and Needy in Africa. „Aktive Direkt Hilfe“ shall be non-profit, oriented in the Christian Faith, aimed to carry out charitable and humanitarian aid and shall support projects, which instruct the local population in self-help.

B) „Aktive Direkt Hilfe“ will further the delegation as well as the partial support of unpaid volunteer aid workers, be they honorary social workers or missionaries, part time or fulltime, who, in the interest of the association are partaking in projects who are furthered by the association.

C) The association will further the production and dissemination of literature, the contents of which is of practical, moral and educational value, according to the Christian faith.

D) „Aktive Direkt Hilfe“ wants to assist people in spiritual, emotional and physical need with humanitarian aid, as well as with counsel, spiritual care and personal assistance, and thus create an environment of human dignity for children, families and individuals. The Christian foundation of the work of the association is of special importance. It is to be a witness of our Christian faith and of Christian love for our neighbour.

E) „Aktive Direkt Hilfe“ endeavours to assist people in need, regardless of their nationality, religion or social status. The association seeks co-operation with organisations and people of all cultural religious or ethnic origin, to enable it to bring relief and hope to the suffering. It welcomes the collaboration and support of like-minded people or bodies, be they private individuals, businessmen, companies or organisations.

 Nonprofit Status

Active Direct Help according to § 5 Abs.1 Nr. 9 corporation tax law is free from corporation tax, because ADH only and exclusively serves tax free non-profit goals in accordance with §§ 51 ff. AO.

Active Direct Help operates unselfish and does not aim at self-serving economical goals. The means of the association are solely to be used for statutory goals. Members of the association or third parties receive no profits.

Active Direct Help has its seat in Datteln and its administration in Rheurdt and is registered in the Registry of Associations with the local Court of Recklinghausen under registry number – Nr. VR 2145.

Active Direct Help is, - due to promoting the following charitable and non-profit purposes: youth welfare, development cooperation, and promoting an attitude of international tolerance and understanding in all aspects of culture, - in accordance with the latest received notice on tax exemption by the tax office of Geldern, tax district 006, StNr.113 / 5783 / 0504, of 10.18.2013 according § 5 Abs. 1 no. 9 of the Corporate Tax Law, exempt from paying corportate tax and according § 3 no. 6 of the Trade Tax Law, exempt from paying trade tax.

Active Direct Help supports the following generally recognized as especially non-profit goals:
- Furtherance of youth and senior help.
- Furtherance of development aid
- Furtherance of international relations and tolerance in all areas of culture and mutual understanding among nations, as long as no unconstitutional or overly touristic activities are being pursued.
Excerpts of the Statutes of „Aktive Direkt Hilfe“:

 Sometimes the biggest obstacle to school attendance is the great poverty of the parents. They have so little money that they often cannot pay the school fees. Therefore, our school in Mushapo is for free.

Our objective – to provide education

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