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Data for financial year ending 31 July 2018

Uzima In Our Hands

  • Income

    £70.8K

  • Spending

    £68.4K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1153181

Contact details

Public address

  • The Old Mission Room, Norton Green, Freshwater, PO40 9RY

Aims & activities

WE ARE A UK BASED CHARITY SUPPORTING UZIMA ORPHAN & DAY CARE CENTRE WHICH IS LOCATED IN THE SAMIA DISTRICT OF WESTERN KENYA. HERE AROUND 300 CHILDREN ARE PROVIDED WITH A BASIC EDUCATION, ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE AND TWO MEALS A DAY. MANY OF THEM HAVE LOST ONE OR BOTH PARENTS TO HIV/AIDS. THEY MAY ALSO HAVE SPECIAL NEEDS OR HIV/AIDS THEMSELVES. WE ENABLE THESE CHILDREN TO STAY IN THEIR OWN COMMUNITY.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Overseas aid/famine relief
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

1. THE RELIEF OF SICKNESS AND PRESERVATION OF HEALTH AND WELLBEING. 2. THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION. 3. THE RELIEF OF FINANCIAL HARDSHIP IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY FOR UZIMA ORPHAN CENTRE IN THE SAMIA DISTRICT OF WESTERN KENYA.

Governing document

TRUST DEED DATED 15/06/2013

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Uzima Orphan Centre
  • 3 Trustees
  • 11 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Joy Mowle (Chair) None on record
Rachel Beasley None on record
Louise Collins None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Kenya