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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

The Usborne Foundation

  • Income

    £784.3K

  • Spending

    £477.3K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1121957

Contact details

Public address

  • Usborne Publishing, 83-85 Saffron Hill, London, EC1N 8RT

Aims & activities

fund and sponsor other charities. Further education generally and relief of poverty

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations

Income and Endowments:

£784.3K

Expenditure:

£477.3K

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.1M Other assets
  • £104.6K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

61%
0%
39%

Charitable objects

I) TO SUPPORT SUCH CHARITY OR CHARITIES OR CHARITABLE PURPOSES AS THE TRUSTEES SHALL IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION THINK FIT; II) TO SUPPORT THE FURTHERANCE OF EDUCATION GENERALLY; III) FOR THE RELIEF OF POVERTY IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT LIMITED THERETO IN CHILDREN; AND WHICH ARE FOR GENERAL PURPOSES BENEFICIAL TO THE PUBLIC. AT THEIR DISCRETION, THE TRUSTEES MAY SPEND ALL OR PART OF THE CAPITAL OF THE CHARITY IN FURTHERING THE OBJECTS.

Governing document

DECLARATION OF TRUST DATED 13/08/2007 AS AMENDED BY DEED DATED 04/04/2008 AS AMENDED BY DEED DATED 09/01/2014

Area of benefit

Not Defined. In Practice, National And Overseas

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
  • 3 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Thomas Peter Usborne (Chair) None on record
Nicola Susan Marie Usborne None on record
Martin Oliver Usborne None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales