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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Britain Yearly Meeting Of The Religious Society Of Friends (Quakers)

  • Income

    £13.0M

  • Spending

    £13.1M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1127633

Contact details

Public address

  • Religious Society Of Friends, Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ

Aims & activities

Sustaining our church and faith; Supporting Quaker meetings; Promoting Quakerism; Witness through Action.

What the charity does

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

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides other finance
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
  • Other charitable activities

Income and Endowments:

£13.0M

* £8.5M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£13.1M

Assets and liabilities

  • £32.8M Own use assets
  • £44.0M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £5.2M Other assets
  • £1.7M 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

101%
68%
0%

Charitable objects

THE OBJECT OF BRITAIN YEARLY MEETING IS THE FURTHERANCE OF THE GENERAL RELIGIOUS AND CHARITABLE PURPOSES OF THE RELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF FRIENDS (QUAKERS) IN BRITAIN AND BEYOND.

Governing document

CONSTITUTION ADOPTED 29/05/2006 AS AMENDED ON 02/12/2006 AS AMENDED ON 05/07/2008 AS AMENDED ON 07/08/2014 AS AMENDED ON 06 MAR 2019

Area of benefit

Undefined. In Practice National And Overseas

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. Some or all of this land or property must be used for the charity’s purposes.

  • 14 Trustees
  • 137 Employees
  • 1,000 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Frances Voelcker None on record
Friend Hazel Shellens Child Rescue Kenya Uk Up-to-date
Graham Ralph Torr None on record
David Olver The Quaker Peace Studies Trust Up-to-date
Nick Eyre None on record
Chris Willmore The Gane Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Friend Alastair Hugh Reid None on record
Friend Sarah Ruth Donaldson None on record
Linda Margaret Batten Friends Trusts Limited Up-to-date
Caroline Nursey (Chair) Cdac Network Limited Recently registered
London West Area Quaker Meeting Up-to-date
Friend Alison Rebecca Breadon None on record
Friend Eleanor Anne Harding None on record
Friend Anne Carolyn Hayman None on record
Friend Georgina Edna Bailey None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Belgium
  • Burundi
  • Canada
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Cuba
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Netherlands
  • Scotland
  • Switzerland
  • Throughout England And Wales
  • Uganda
  • United States
  • Zimbabwe