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Data for financial year ending 31 August 2018

Grassroots Programme

  • Income

    £156.2K

  • Spending

    £179.7K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1163427

Contact details

Public address

  • 47 High Town Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 0BW

Aims & activities

Grassroots is an ecumenical Christian programme of community engagement. In dialogue with the Churches and other faith communities, GRASSROOTS strives to uncover Christ's presence in a sharp edge of engagement with contemporary issues of community relations, peace and reconciliation in Luton's diverse context.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Religious activities
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Recreation

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • 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) TO ADVANCE EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT IN GLOBAL ISSUES TO ENABLE GREATER AWARENESS OF FACTORS THAT WILL CONTRIBUTE TO THE RELIEF OF NEEDY VICTIMS OF BREECHES OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN SUCH WAYS AS IS CHARITABLE IN LAW. 2) TO ADVANCE RELIGION AND PROMOTE UNDERSTANDING AMONG CHRISTIANS AND THOSE OF OTHER FAITHS. 3) TO ENGAGE IN ANY OTHER ACTIVITIES THAT WILL FURTHER THE ABOVE OBJECTS, PROVIDED THAT SUCH ACTIVITIES ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE IN LAW

Governing document

CIO - Foundation Registered 04 Sep 2015

Organisation type

Charitable Incorporated Organisation

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
  • 9 Trustees
  • 17 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Gordon Trevor Slater Fcca Cta The Thorney Island Society Up-to-date
West London Mission Housing Association Limited Up-to-date
West London Mission Methodist Circuit Up-to-date
Ruth Nancy Margaret Tetlow Birmingham Council Of Faiths Up-to-date
Linda Jones Phoenix Bereavement Support Services Limited Up-to-date
Rev Philip John Horner None on record
Rev David M Lawson (Chair) None on record
Sheila Joyce Marsden None on record
Brian Roe None on record
Janet Bird None on record
Deborah Purfield None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Luton