SPI Goals (Unpresentable)

Under its bylaws SPI is intended to fulfill the following goals:

  • to create, form and establish an organization to formulate and provide software systems for use by the general public without charge;

  • to teach and train individuals regarding the use and application of such systems;

  • to hold classes, seminars and workshops concerning the proper use and application of computers and computer systems;

  • to endeavor to monitor and improve the quality of currently existing publicly available software;

  • to support, encourage and promote the creation and development of software available to the general public;

  • to provide information and education regarding the proper use of the Internet;

  • to organize, hold and conduct meetings, discussions and forums on contemporary issues concerning the use of computers and computer software;

  • to foster, promote and increase access to software systems available to the general public;

  • to solicit, collect and otherwise raise money and to expend such funds in furtherance of the goals and activities of the corporation;

  • to aid, assist, cooperate, co-sponsor and otherwise engage in concerted action with private, educational and governmental organizations and associations on all issues and matters concerning the use of computers and computer software and generally

  • to endeavor to promote, foster and advance interest in computers and computer software by all available means and methods.