skip to main content

Beta This is a prototype - your feedback will help us improve it

up-to-date

Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

Demos

  • Income

    £964.3K

  • Spending

    £797.5K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1042046 Company no. 2977740

Contact details

Public address

  • The Rain Cloud, 76 Vincent Square, London, SW1P 2PD

Aims & activities

Demos exists to promote education and research for the public benefit in issues of politics, economics, and public policy; and to make the research findings publicly availably. It achieves these objectives by carrying out a wide range of research projects, organising lectures, seminars and conferences, and through publishing in a number of different formats.

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£964.3K

Expenditure:

£797.5K

Assets and liabilities

  • £7.3K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £399.1K Other assets
  • £441.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Charitable spending ratios

82%
98%
17%

Charitable objects

(1)TO PROMOTE EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT IN ISSUES OF POLITICS, ECONOMICS, TECHNOLOGY AND THE DIGITAL ECONOMY, METHODS AND PRACTICES OF PUBLIC DELIBERATION, THE ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC POLICY. (2)TO PROMOTE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT RESEARCH IN ANY OF THE ABOVE FIELDS OF EDUCATION AND TO PUBLISH THE USEFUL RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH. (3)TO FURTHER SUCH OTHER PURPOSES WHICH ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE UNDER THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES AS THE TRUSTEES SHALL DETERMINE, WITH A FOCUS ON PREVENTING SOCIAL EXCLUSION, PROMOTING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, PROMOTING THE EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF PUBLIC SERVICES, AND RELIEVING POVERTY. (4)FOR THE PURPOSES OF ARTICLE [3]: A. “SOCIAL EXCLUSION” MEANS BEING EXCLUDED FROM SOCIETY, OR PART OF SOCIETY, AS A RESULT OF BEING A MEMBER OF A SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY DEPRIVED COMMUNITY; AND B. “SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT” MEANS DEVELOPMENT WHICH MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 11TH OCTOBER 1994, AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 11 MARCH 1999 as amended on 22 May 2018 as amended on 25 Jun 2019 as amended on 11 Mar 1999

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 6 Trustees
  • 14 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Nicholas Ralph Claydon None on record
Neil Sherlock None on record
Dame Julie Mellor (Chair) The Involve Foundation Up-to-date
The Young Foundation Up-to-date
Matt William Alexander Nixon None on record
Ian Corfield None on record
Alessandra Buonfino None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales