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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

Sobell House Hospice Charity Limited

  • Income

    £4.7M

  • Spending

    £3.7M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1118646 Company no. 05989017

Contact details

Public address

  • Churchill Hospital, Old Road, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LE

Aims & activities

The charity operates to provide on-going funding to Sir Michael Sobell House (The Hospice). The fundraising effort concentrates on four main areas, which are:- - The Sobell Lottery - Community Fundraising - Financial Support - legacies, investments and grant income - Trading - shops Funding is provided to The Hospice by way of grants and services provided.

What the charity does

  • The advancement of health or saving of lives

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£4.7M

* £433.6K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£3.7M

Assets and liabilities

  • £5.5M Own use assets
  • £9.7M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £2.9M Other assets
  • £1.1M 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

69%
66%
20%

Charitable objects

1. TO SUPPORT THE WORK OF SIR MICHAEL SOBELL HOUSE, OXFORD, GENERALLY AND IN PARTICULAR IN OFFERING PALLIATIVE CARE, PAIN RELIEF, SUPPORT AND FRIENDSHIP TOGETHER WITH ADDITIONAL SERVICES AND FACILITIES FOR THE TERMINALLY ILL, AND THEIR FAMILIES AND CARERS RESIDING WITHIN OXFORDSHIRE, WHETHER AT SIR MICHAEL SOBELL HOUSE OR IN THEIR HOME OR OTHER PLACE OF RESIDENCE, THROUGHOUT ILLNESS AND DURING A PERIOD OF BEREAVEMENT 2.FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF PALLIATIVE CARE THROUGH THE PROVISION OF FUNDS AND FACILITIES FOR RESEARCH, EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES AND TRAINING.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 6 NOVEMBER 2006 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 7 JULY 2008

Area of benefit

Oxford

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
  • 44 Employees
  • 130 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Vivienne Spurge Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Maryrose Danvers Hodgson None on record
Dr William Couldrick Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Hugh Everard Duncan Fraser Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Ian David Miles (Chair) Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Bernard Gregory Birdseye None on record
Sandra Nash Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Mr John Holloran Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Gillian Nineham Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Graham James Varney Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
St Hugh's School (Carswell) Trust Limited Up-to-date
Dr Rachel Starer Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date
Sofea Up-to-date
Julie Findley Sobell House Hospice Charity Up-to-date

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Oxfordshire