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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

Brass For Africa

  • Income

    £308.2K

  • Spending

    £267.5K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1149863 Company no. 08256267

Contact details

Public address

  • 65A Oxford Road, Wokingham, RG41 2YH

Aims & activities

Brass for Africa uses music and music education to empower, support and uplift disadvantaged young people and struggling communities. Operating in Uganda and Liberia

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • People with disabilities
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Other charitable activities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

THE CHARITY’S OBJECT ARE TO RELIEVE SICKNESS, TO PROMOTE AND PROTECT GOOD HEALTH AND ADVANCE EDUCATION FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY IN THE SUBJECT OF MUSIC BY SUPPORTING PROJECTS AND WORK AT THE GOOD SHEPHERD HOME AND THE BETHLEHEM ORPHANGE IN KAMPALA AND ELSEWHERE AS THE TRUSTEES IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION THINK FIT, WITH A VIEW TO SUPPORTING THEIR DEVELOPMENT IN ACHIEVING THEIR FULL PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND SPIRITUAL CAPACITIES TO ENABLE THEM TO PARTICIPATE IN SOCIETY AS RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 17 OCT 2012 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 20/11/2012

Area of benefit

Uganda

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Paying staff
  • 6 Trustees
  • 10 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Paul Torrington Holton St Mary United Charities Out-of-date
Clare Delmar None on record
James Trott None on record
Robert Dow None on record
Stewart Drummond None on record
Elizabeth Burrowes None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Liberia
  • Uganda