Society „Riga active seniors Alliance”

RIGA

Society „Riga active seniors Alliance”
Legal address:
Street, house number: Šarlotes street 1B
County, city : Riga , LATVIA
Postcode : LV-1001

Telephone number (+371) 67221487; mob.29579879 ; mob.20076222

E-mail address: biedrība.rasa@inbox.lv
Website address : www.biedribarasa.lv /EN/RU/LV/

Name Ms.Theresia Mackare – Position: Chairwoman of the Board
Name: Mr.Bruno Barons Position: Board Member

Society “Riga active seniors Alliance” (RASA) description:
The Society set up in late 2010 with the aim of promoting Riga (and Riga planning region) seniors, aged 50 years, socialization and integration processes. Currently, the Society has more than 700 members (individuals). The Society has granted Public benefit status. The Society employs five workers and three trainee-youth, as well as the needs of employed volunteers from the society members queues. The Society has everything office equipment that you need for a successful administrative activities.
Society’s aims and objectives:
1. Identify and merge the assets of seniors and other people with their own enthusiasms and non-governmental organizations, local civil society in the city of Riga.
2. Human Rights and the rights of the individual, social and economic rights and interests of consumers, their material and spiritual well-being and promote active public involvement in democratic processes.
3. Build a community participatory model that provides Societies and interested community groups and views are the principle of equality in decision-making at all levels of policy-making cycles.
4. The development of the process of socialization and social integration.
5. Enable seniors and other members volunteering using the internal resources of the Society.
6. Increase the role of seniors in accordance with the principle of succession, the public sector, politics and business.
7. To establish continuous communication and to participate actively in the Baltic States and other European Union countries capitals seniors or similar organizations from other twinning cities.
8. To facilitate the discussion in the municipality of current governance issues by participating in advisory boards within the municipality and fostering the merger of organizations – an active community activities and other activities.
9 .To educate the public of all ages, including organizing training, conferences, seminars, workshops and other educational events.
10.Take financial fund raising, project development, participation in competitions, concluding an agreement with the local government authorities for separate functions, as well as accepting donations and conduct other business.
11. To promote and support active and healthy lifestyles by promoting health and preventing disease.
12. Involve the public cultural and educational activities, realizing lifelong learning.
13. Mobilising and supporting the Latvian population to ensure a person’s right to a dignified life, adapting to the changing socio-economic conditions.
14. Supporting and organizing charity events.
15. Encourage and support the activities of pre-school and youth education.
16. Membership EURAG run organization at EU level, and to cooperate with other seniors non-governmental organizations in Europe, in Latvia and the world.