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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

Cress

  • Income

    £203.1K

  • Spending

    £182.3K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1141343

Contact details

Public address

  • Knighton Manor Farm, Knighton Road, Broad Chalke, Salisbury, SP5 5EB

Aims & activities

Christian Relief and Education for South Sudanese (CRESS) is based in Wiltshire, UK and has a partner organisation based in Arua, Uganda. It supports South Sudanese and Ugandan people, by providing educational bursaries for all ages; operating a primary healthcare clinic; education in agriculture skills using trained leaders, psychological trauma support and vocational training.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides services
  • Other charitable activities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

THE PREVENTION AND RELIEF OF POVERTY, SUFFERING, DISTRESS AND ILL HEALTH, IN SOUTH SUDAN AND NORTHERN UGANDA BY PROVIDING GRANTS, ITEMS AND SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS IN NEED AND/OR CHARITIES OR OTHER ORGANISATIONS WORKING FOR THE SAME OBJECTS. 2 FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT TO PROMOTE THE EDUCATION AND HEALTH (INCLUDING SOCIAL AND PHYSICAL TRAINING) OF PEOPLE IN SOUTH SUDAN AND NORTHERN UGANDA IN SUCH WAYS AS THE CHARITY TRUSTEES THINK FIT. 3 WORKING THROUGH THE LOCAL CHRISTIAN CHURCH TO A) ADVANCE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN AND THE FURTHER EDUCATION AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING OF ADULTS B) PROMOTE THE HEALTH AND WELLBEING OF INDIVIDUALS AND THE COMMUNITY C) ADVANCE THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION AND PROMOTE SPIRITUAL GROWTH D) ENCOURAGE SELF-SUFFICIENCY THROUGH BUSINESSES AND AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT

Governing document

TRUST DEED DATED 12/04/2011 AS AMENDED BY RESOLUTION DATED 23/01/2013 as amended on 11 Nov 2019

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Cress

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
  • 6 Trustees
  • 10 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Dr Jonathan Oliver Cullis None on record
Christine Rinik Llm None on record
Jane Guy None on record
Catherine Chapman (Chair) None on record
Olivia Jane Jones None on record
John Kenneth Elliott Broadley None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • South Sudan
  • Uganda
  • Wiltshire