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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Prostate Cancer Uk

  • Income

    £24.9M

  • Spending

    £24.7M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1005541 Company no. 2653887

Contact details

Public address

  • Fourth Floor, The Counting House, 53 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2QN

Aims & activities

Prostate Cancer UK fights to help more men survive prostate cancer and enjoy a better quality of life. We support men living with prostate cancer, prostate diseases and the effects of treatment. We find answers by funding research and we lead change by campaigning and collaborating. We are the country's leading charity for men with prostate cancer and prostate problems.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • People of a particular ethnic or racial origin
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£24.9M

Expenditure:

£24.7M

Assets and liabilities

  • £479.0K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £37.9M Other assets
  • £22.3M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public
Works with commercial participants
with an agreement in place

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

99%
74%
1%

Charitable objects

THE OBJECTS FOR WHICH THE COMPANY IS ESTABLISHED ARE TO: 4.1.1 ENCOURAGE, SUPPORT AND CARRY OUT RESEARCH INTO THE CAUSES, PREVENTION, TREATMENT AND CURE OF PROSTATE CANCER AND OTHER PROSTATE DISEASES AND THEIR EFFECTS AND TO PUBLISH THE USEFUL RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH 4.1.2 EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ON THE ISSUES RELATING TO PROSTATE CANCER AND OTHER PROSTATE DISEASES; 4.1.3 PROVIDE FOR THE RELIEF OF SUFFERING AMONG MEN AFFECTED BY PROSTATE CANCER AND/OR PROSTATE DISEASES, THEIR FAMILIES AND DEPENDANTS, THROUGH THE PROVISION OF SUPPORT AND INFORMATION AND IN SUCH OTHER WAYS AS THE TRUSTEES MAY DETERMINE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 14/10/1991 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 18/10/2001 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 19/07/2005 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 16/01/2008 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 20/11/2008 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 15/06/2009 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 22/03/2012 AS AMENDED BY CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION ON CHANGE OF NAME DATED 20/06/2012 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 03/08/2012

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 13 Trustees
  • 191 Employees
  • 1,634 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Professor Jonathan Hugh Waxman Bsc Mdfrcp None on record
Lynne Robb Bsc Aca None on record
Steve Ford Association Of Medical Research Charities Up-to-date
Andrew Mitchell None on record
Professor David Neal Frcs None on record
Professor Martin Roland Cbefmedsci None on record
Charles Packshaw (Chair) Albert Memorial College Up-to-date
Prostate Action Up-to-date
Michael Tye None on record
Tom Shropshire Charity Projects Up-to-date
Professor Sara Faithful None on record
Simon Peter Hammett None on record
Marion Leslie None on record
Simon Peck None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales