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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Excellent Development Limited

  • Income

    £1.3M

  • Spending

    £973.9K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1094478 Company no. 4432166

Contact details

Public address

  • Excellent Development, The Foundry, Unit G13, 17 Oval Way, SE11 5RR

Aims & activities

Excellent Development supports rural dryland communities to work their way out of poverty with dignity. Working with local partners, we support rural communities to gain access to clean water close to their homes and to invest in climate-smart agriculture. In pioneering sand dams we promote and support the application of sand dam technology by key stakeholders in drylands.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Overseas aid/famine relief
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£1.3M

Expenditure:

£973.9K

Assets and liabilities

  • £2.5K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £652.1K Other assets
  • £37.8K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

73%
84%
23%

Charitable objects

THE CHARITY'S OBJECTS ("THE OBJECTS") ARE:- 1. TO PROMOTE THE CONSERVATION, PROTECTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE PHYSICAL AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT FOR PUBLIC BENEFIT, AND 2. TO RELIEVE POVERTY, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY BY SUPPORTING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS AND 3. TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE SUBJECTS OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, CONSERVATION AND THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY BY THE UNDERTAKING AND DISSEMINATION OF RESEARCH. (PLEASE SEE COPY OF THE SPECIAL RESOLUTION ON FILE FOR DETAILS).

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED ON THE 7TH MAY 2002 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 26 OCTOBER 2002. AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 28 MAY 2015 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 10 AUG 2016

Area of benefit

National And Overseas

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Excellent
Excellent Development

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 7 Trustees
  • 8 Employees
  • 3 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Nigel Reader Cbe None on record
Mark Murphy None on record
David Richard Jordan None on record
Barbara Busby None on record
Alexander Day None on record
Pamela Gilder None on record
Bandish Suresh Dharamshi Gudka None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Eswatini
  • India
  • Kenya
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe