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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Gift Of Life

  • Income

    £1.2M

  • Spending

    £1.3M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1140638 Company no. 7471547

Contact details

Public address

  • Russell Cooke Solicitors, 2 Putney Hill, London, SW15 6AB

Aims & activities

Gift of Life offers hope and practical care to children and young adults whose families cannot afford treatment for cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.We provide support for children and young adults up to the age of 25 who are Russian citizens, resident in either Russia or the CIS.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Overseas aid/famine relief

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£1.2M

Expenditure:

£1.3M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £418.3K Other assets
  • £15.6K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

107%
80%
0%

Charitable objects

THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY (THE -Ç£OBJECTS-ÇØ) ARE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT:- 1. TO ADVANCE THE PHYSICAL, MENTAL, PSYCHOLOGICAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS WHO HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER, LEUKAEMIA OR ANOTHER SERIOUS DISEASE, AND THE FAMILY MEMBERS OF THOSE CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS INCLUDING BY ESTABLISHING OR ASSISTING IN THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TREATMENT FACILITIES AND OTHER MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS FOR THE TREATMENT, REHABILITATION AND SUPPORT OF SUCH PERSONS; 2. TO RELIEVE CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS WHO ARE IN NEED BY REASON OF ILL HEALTH, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR OTHER DISADVANTAGE AS A RESULT OF BEING DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER, LEUKAEMIA OR ANOTHER SERIOUS DISEASE AND THE FAMILY MEMBERS OF THOSE CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS INCLUDING THROUGH GRANTS FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES, CONSULTATIONS AND ASSISTANCE WITH TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION COSTS AT THE PLACE OF TREATMENT, AND THE PROVISION OF CARE AND SUPPORT PRIOR TO, DURING AND AFTER TREATMENT.; 3. TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN GENERAL AND PARTICULARLY AMONGST SCIENTISTS AND MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS ON THE SUBJECT OF CANCER, LEUKAEMIA AND OTHER SERIOUS DISEASES AFFECTING CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS INCLUDING THROUGH FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE WITH TRAINING IN THE UK AND OVERSEAS, THE PROVISION OF RESEARCH FACILITIES AND GRANTS FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH INTO TREATMENT, PREVENTION AND CURES FOR SUCH DISEASES. 4. TO FURTHER SUCH OTHER EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES ACCORDING TO THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES AS THE TRUSTEES IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION FROM TIME TO TIME DETERMINE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM 16 DEC 2010

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Gol, Gift Of Life Youth Cancer Support, Gift Of Life Youth Cancer Relief

Policies

Risk management
Paying staff
  • 5 Trustees
  • 2 Employees
  • 30 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Simon Jennings Ma Fca (Chair) Friends Of Mount Athos Up-to-date
The Ecclesiastical History Society Out-of-date
The English Concert Up-to-date
The Institute For Orthodox Christian Studies Up-to-date
The Old Broad Street Charity Trust Up-to-date
The Prudence Scott Charitable Trust Up-to-date
The Russian Orthodox Parish Of St Nicholas The Wonderworker Up-to-date
Arina Gaba None on record
Liubov Galkina None on record
Vladimir Nikitin None on record
Vadim Levin None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Russia