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Data for financial year ending 30 June 2018

Suffolk Community Foundation

  • Income

    £4.4M

  • Spending

    £3.3M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1109453 Company no. 5369725

Contact details

Public address

  • The Suffolk Foundation, The Old Barn, Peninsula Business Centre, Wherstead, Ipswich, IP9 2BB

Aims & activities

The promotion of any charitable purposes for the benefit of the community in the County of Suffolk including but not limited to the advancement of education, the protection of good health both mental and physical and the relief of poverty and sickness.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur sport
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

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

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
  • Other charitable activities

Income and Endowments:

£4.4M

* £11.1K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£3.3M

Assets and liabilities

  • £12.7K Own use assets
  • £12.7M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £3.1M Other assets
  • £950.4K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

71%
94%
27%

Charitable objects

3.1 THE PROMOTION OF ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE COMMUNITY IN THE COUNTY OF SUFFOLK AND ITS IMMEDIATE NEIGHBOURHOOD INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION THE PROTECTION OF GOOD HEALTH BOTH MENTAL AND PHYSICAL AND THE RELIEF OF POVERTY AND SICKNESS; 3.2 OTHER EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND ELSEWHERE WHICH ARE IN THE OPINION OF THE TRUSTEES BENEFICIAL TO THE COMMUNITY WITH A PREFERENCE FOR THOSE IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 18/02/2005 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 15/05/2006 AS AMENDED BY CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION ON CHANGE OF NAME DATED 03/06/2013

Area of benefit

Suffolk And Its Immediate Neighbourhood.

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.

  • 12 Trustees
  • 14 Employees
  • 120 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
James Kennedy Buckle (Chair) The Catalyst Charitable Trust Up-to-date
The Porch Project Up-to-date
George Moubray William Vestey R A Vestey Charitable Trust For Maintenance Of Great Thurlow Church Up-to-date
The Foundation Of St Edmund Out-of-date
William Bruce Kendall None on record
Iain David Jamie None on record
Terence Alan Ward None on record
David Edward Hughes Let's Talk Reading Recently registered
Jonathan George Shelton Agar None on record
Neil Roderick Walmsley None on record
Selina Hopkins None on record
Peter George Newnham None on record
Susan Valerie Gull None on record
Louisa Catherine Pepper The Daval Charitable Trust Recently registered

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Suffolk