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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Cress

  • Income

    £179.4K

  • Spending

    £187.6K

  • 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

1 THE PREVENTION OR RELIEF OF POVERTY IN SOUTH SUDAN BY PROVIDING GRANTS,ITEMS AND SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS IN NEED AND/OR CHARITIES OR OTHER ORGANISATIONS WORKING TO PREVENT OR RELIEVE POVERTY. 2 THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION MAINLY, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, BY MEANS OF BROADCASTING CHRISTIAN MESSAGES OF AN EVANGELISTIC AND TEACHING NATURE. 3 FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT TO PROMOTE THE EDUCATION (INCLUDING SOCIAL AND PHYSICAL TRAINING)OF PEOPLE IN SOUTH SUDAN IN SUCH WAYS AS THE CHARITY TRUSTEES THINK FIT INCLUDING BY: A) AWARDING TO SUCH PERSONS SCHOLARSHIPS, MAINTENANCE ALLOWANCES OR GRANTS TENABLE AT ANY UNIVERSITY, COLLEAGE OR INSTITUTE OF HIGHER OR FURTHER EDUCATION. B) PROVIDING THEIR EDUCATION (INCLUDING THE STUDY OF MUSIC OR OTHER ARTS), TO UNDERTAKE TRAVEL IN FURTHERANCE OF THAT EDUCATION OR TO PREPARE FOR ENTRY TO ANY OCCUPATION, TRADE OR PROFESSION ON LEAVING ANY EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENT.

Governing document

TRUST DEED DATED 12/04/2011 AS AMENDED BY RESOLUTION DATED 23/01/2013

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Cress

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
  • 6 Trustees
  • 0 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