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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Portsmouth Diocesan Council For Social Responsibility

  • Income

    £582.4K

  • Spending

    £245.3K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1145162 Company no. 07717141

Contact details

Public address

  • First Floor, Peninsular House, Wharf Road, Portsmouth, PO2 8HB

Aims & activities

An independent charity based at the Diocese of Portsmouth that seeks to facilitate sustainable and innovative approaches to locally based social action, especially, though not exclusively, at the parish level in SE Hampshire, Portsmouth, the Isle of Wight, and beyond. It works with people of all faiths and none without preference or prejudice, and is committed to working in a fully inclusive way.

What the charity does

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

Who the charity helps

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

How the charity works

  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£582.4K

* £47.9K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£245.3K

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £1.1M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £61.9K Other assets
  • £29.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable spending ratios

42%
0%
58%

Charitable objects

4.1 THE ADVANCEMENT OF CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT AS ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AND WALES CARRIED OUT IN CONNECTION WITH THE RELIGIOUS AND OTHER CHARITABLE WORK OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND IN THE DIOCESE OF PORTSMOUTH. 4.2 THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING FOR MEN AND WOMEN SO AS TO ENCOURAGE THEM TO UNDERTAKE VOLUNTARY WORK, SOCIAL SERVICE AND SIMILAR CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE WIDER COMMUNITY: THE EXPRESSION "SOCIAL SERVICE" BEING DEFINED AS MEANING ANY AND ALL ORGANISATIONS OR PERSONS PROVIDING (WHETHER UNDER STATUTORY OBLIGATIONS TO DO SO OR VOLUNTARY) SERVICES TO THE COMMUNITY AT LARGE FOR THE ASSISTANCE AND ADVICE OF PERSONS SUFFERING ILL HEALTH, POVERTY, PHYSICAL OR MENTAL DISTRESS OR GENERALLY BEING HANDICAPPED OR SOCIALLY OR ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED; OR TO PREVENT OR ALLEVIATE ILL HEALTH, POVERTY, MENTAL OR PHYSICAL DISTRESS OR ANY HANDICAPPED OR SOCIALLY OR ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED CONDITION. 4.3 THE PROMOTION OF RESEARCH INTO THE MORAL AND SOCIAL WELFARE NEEDS OF THE COMMUNITY OF THE SAID AREA AND THE PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS OF ALL SUCH RESEARCH. 4.4 THE RELIEF OF PERSONS WHO ARE IN NEED, HARDSHIP OR DISTRESS THROUGH THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CAPACITY OF THE CHURCH AT PARISH, DEANERY AND DIOCESAN LEVELS TO ADDRESS, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH OTHERS, ISSUES OF SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DISADVANTAGE IN COMMUNITIES IN PORTSMOUTH, HAMPSHIRE AND THE ISLE OF WIGHT INCLUDING THE PROVISION OF CONFIDENTIAL COUNSELLING SERVICES AT SUITABLE PREMISES. 4.5 THE PROMOTION OF THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY THE PROVISION OF INFORMATION, ADVICE, INSTRUCTION AND OTHER SERVICES IN ANY DIOCESE OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND INCLUDING THE PUBLICATION OF MATERIAL IN WRITTEN OR ELECTRONIC FORMS AND THE HOLDING OF MEETINGS, CONFERENCES, COURSES AND LECTURES. "THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR' MEANS CHARITIES AND VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS PROVIDING SOCIAL SERVICE. "CHARITIES ARE ORGANISATIONS, WHICH ARE ESTABLISHED FOR EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES." "VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS ARE INDEPENDENT ORGANISATIONS, WHICH ARE ESTABLISHED FOR PURPOSES THAT ADD VALUE TO THE COMMUNITY AS A WHOLE, OR A SIGNIFICANT SECTION OF THE COMMUNITY, AND WHICH ARE NOT PERMITTED BY THEIR CONSTITUTION TO MAKE A PROFIT FOR PRIVATE DISTRIBUTION. VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS DO NOT INCLUDE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR OTHER STATUTORY AUTHORITIES."

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 25 JUL 2011 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 15/12/2011

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Pdcsr

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Paying staff
  • 25 Trustees
  • 2 Employees
  • 4,066 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Reverend Canon Robert Charles White Age Uk Portsmouth Up-to-date
Elizabeth Mary Claypitt Charity Up-to-date
Fitzherbert And Moody Charity Up-to-date
Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
St Mary's Church Portsea Music Foundation Up-to-date
The E C Roberts Centre Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Mary Portsea, Portsmouth Up-to-date
The St Mary 'S Church , Portsea Fabric Trust Up-to-date
Archdeacon Of The Meon None on record
Bishop Of Portsmouth (Chair) E C Roberts Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
Miss Spurgeon The Abbeyfield Ryde Society Limited Up-to-date
Dr Mason The Kings Theatre Trust Limited Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of Saint Simon, Southsea. Up-to-date
Mr Forster Church Lands - Portchester Up-to-date
Church Lands - Portchester Recently registered
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of Crofton, Stubbington Up-to-date
Mr Gwynn 1St Wickham Scout Group Up-to-date
Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
Canon D Sutton Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St. Jude, Southsea Up-to-date
Mr Bennison Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
The St Edmund Church Building Trust Up-to-date
Rev Ian Snares Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Eccesiastical Parish Of St Wilfrid, Cowplain Up-to-date
The Revd W Hughes Petersfield And Sheet Relief In Need Charity Up-to-date
Willow Almshouses Founded By Mrs Mary Ann Kennet Of Petersfield Up-to-date
Reverend Michael Ian Duff Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
St Judes Church Southsea Vicar And Wardens Fund Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St. Jude, Southsea Up-to-date
Rev Paul Richard Armstead Fitzherbert And Moody Charity Up-to-date
Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
The Society Of St Stephen's House Recently registered
Mary Anne Crittenden Parish Hall Up-to-date
The Maberly (Hawkley) Trust Fund Up-to-date
Canon Lucy Clare Docherty The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of Holy Trinity, Fareham Up-to-date
Rev Marcus Bagg Lord Hunsdon's Gift Up-to-date
Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
Robert Urry's Gift Up-to-date
Serle's Gift Up-to-date
Worsley's Educational Charity Up-to-date
Norman Chapman Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
The Ven Dr J Grenfell None on record
The Revd Dr Paul Martin Chamberlain Portsmouth Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
Irene Anne James None on record
Elizabeth Davidson None on record
Mark Simon Emerton None on record
Rev James Hunt None on record
Jordan Adrian None on record
Eugene Organ None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England