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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The David And Claudia Harding Foundation

  • Income

    £5.0M

  • Spending

    £9.5M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1120878

Contact details

  • Tel: 02085765800

Public address

  • David & Claudia Harding Foundation, Grove House, 27 Hammersmith Grove, London, W6 0NE

Aims & activities

The foundation's primary focus is on funding scientific research and education, particularly at Cambridge University and the UK's national Science Museum Group. The foundation does not make contributions in response to unsolicited requests.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations

Income and Endowments:

£5.0M

* £30.9K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£9.5M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £124.7K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £6.9M Other assets
  • £64.2K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

189%
0%
0%

Charitable objects

1) THE TRUSTEES SHALL HOLD THE CAPITAL AND INCOME OF THE TRUST FUND UPON TRUST TO APPLY THE INCOME, AND ALL OR SUCH PART OR PARTS OF THE CAPITAL, AT SUCH TIME OR TIMES AND IN SUCH MATTER TO, OR FOR THE BENEFIT OR, SUCH EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE OBJECTS AND PURPOSES IN ANY PART OF THE WORLD AS THE TRUSTEES MAY IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION THINK FIT. 2) THE TRUSTEES MAY IN THEIR DISCRETION, FOR THE PERIOD OF 21 YEARS FROM THE DATE OF THIS DEED, INSTEAD OF APPLYING THE INCOME OF THE CHARITY IN ANY YEAR, ACCUMULATE ALL OR ANY PART OF SUCH INCOME AT COMPOUND INTEREST BY INVESTING THE SAME, AND THE RESULTING INCOME, IN ANY INVESTMENTS AUTHORISED BY THIS DEED OR BY LAW AS AN ACCRETION TO AND AS PART OF THE CAPITAL OF THE CHARITY, WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THEIR RIGHT TO APPLY THE WHOLE OR ANY PART OF SUCH ACCUMULATED INCOME IN ANY SUBSEQUENT YEAR AS IF THE SAME WERE INCOME OF THE CHARITY ARISING IN THE THEN CURRENT YEAR.

Governing document

TRUST DEED DATED 10/08/2007 AS AMENDED BY DEED DATED 11/04/2012 AS AMENDED BY DEED DATED 05 OCT 2016

Area of benefit

Not Defined In Practice National And Overseas.

Organisation type

Standard registration

  • 3 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
David Winton Harding None on record
Claudia Harding Science Museum Foundation Up-to-date
Steven Lindley None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales
  • United States