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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Art Against Knives

  • Income

    £253.9K

  • Spending

    £247.1K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1140866 Company no. 7462800

Contact details

Public address

  • Leagas Delaney London Ltd, 1-2 Alfred Place, London, WC1E 7EB

Aims & activities

ART AGAINST KNIVES works to reduce the root causes of knife crime through youth-led arts initiatives that provide an alternative to violent gang culture. Our vision is to create a platform for young people to engage with their local community through creative opportunities.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • 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
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

ART AGAINST KNIVES CHARITABLE OBJECTS 1. THE ADVANCEMENT OF CITIZENSHIP AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, IN PARTICULAR BY THE PROMOTION OF YOUTH-LED CREATIVE PROJECTS IN SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY DEPRIVED COMMUNITIES. 2. THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE EDUCATION OF YOUNG PEOPLE, IN PARTICULAR IN THE FIELD OF THE CREATIVE ARTS. 3. THE PROMOTION OF RELIGIOUS AND RACIAL HARMONY AND OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY, IN PARTICULAR AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE IN SOCIALLY OR ECONOMICALLY DEPRIVED COMMUNITIES AND COMMUNITIES FACING SOCIAL OR ECONOMIC CHANGE. 4. THE RELIEF OF THOSE IN NEED BY REASON OF YOUTH, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR OTHER DISADVANTAGE.

Governing document

Memorandum

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Aak

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 7 Trustees
  • 25 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Alice Millest Clean Break Theatre Company Up-to-date
Elizabeth Nottingham None on record
Donne Robertson None on record
Louise Penrose None on record
Jack Stephen Joslin None on record
Dr Luke Solon None on record
Robina Lamche-Brennan None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout London