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Data for financial year ending 30 June 2019

Operation Smile United Kingdom

  • Income

    £4.0M

  • Spending

    £3.8M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1091316 Company no. 4317039

Contact details

Public address

  • Operation Smile Uk, Unit A, Genoa House, Juniper Drive, London, SW18 1FY

Aims & activities

Operation Smile is an international volunteer based medical services charity providing free reconstructive surgery and aftercare to children and young adults around the world, primarily for cleft lips and/or palates. In the UK, we raise funds to treat facial deformities, recruit and supply medical volunteers, help train local medical teams/build infrastructure & public raise awareness.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Overseas aid/famine relief

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities

How the charity works

  • Provides other finance
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
  • Other charitable activities

Income and Endowments:

£4.0M

* £0.8K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£3.8M

Assets and liabilities

  • £15.3K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.7M Other assets
  • £156.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

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

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

60%
35%
6%

Charitable objects

THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY ARE TO PRESERVE AND PROTECT THE PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH OF CHILDREN WITH FACIAL AND FUNCTIONAL DEFORMITIES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 05/11/2001 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 30/01/2012

Area of benefit

Worldwide

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 6 Trustees
  • 15 Employees
  • 155 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Mr Phil Mcdonald None on record
Dr William Preston Magee None on record
Dr Maria Ellen Moore (Chair) None on record
Christopher John Pinnington None on record
Catherine Elizabeth De Maid None on record
Andrew John Bruce None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Australia
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Burma
  • Cambodia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Guatemala
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • India
  • Italy
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Russia
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • Throughout England
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United States
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam