“Lighthouse for Humanity”

The purposes of the Corporation, as set forth in the Certificate of Incorporation on file in the office of the Secretary of the State of Connecticut, shall be to be organized and operated exclusively for educational, charitable, and/or religious purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or to any corresponding provision of any future federal tax law, as follows:


  1. To provide spiritual guidance to people through intellectual and spiritual gatherings;
  2. To serve all people who are seeking to understand the meaning of life, the universe and the individual through teachings of the Qur’an, Sunnah (practice of the Prophet) and the Risale-i-Nur (qur’anic commentary); and
  3. To engage, subject to the foregoing limitations and any further limitations set forth in the Certificate of Incorporation, in any lawful act or activity for which a corporation may be organized under Section 33-264A concerning Connecticut Religious Corporations.