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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

The Karta Initiative

  • Income

    £305.5K

  • Spending

    £60.4K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1173020

Contact details

Public address

  • 9 Wentworth Road, Oxford, OX2 7TQ

Aims & activities

As a social mobility movement for the "bottom billion", we aim to transform the life outcomes of impoverished high-potential young people in developing/emerging countries. We widen access to world-class educational and professional opportunity: engaging human, technology and financial capital, to dismantle barriers of exposure, information, infrastructure, skills, finance and social networks.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Other charitable activities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Accounts and trustees' annual report

31 Mar 2018 (9,995KB)

Charitable objects

THE OBJECT OF THE CIO IS TO ADVANCE EDUCATION FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC BY WIDENING ACCESS TO WORLD-CLASS HIGHER EDUCATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUNG PERSONS FROM FINANCIALLY DISADVANTAGED BACKGROUNDS IN DEVELOPING AND EMERGING COUNTRIES INCLUDING BY ARRANGING MENTORSHIP PROGRAMMES, CARRYING OUT AND SUPPORTING RESEARCH AND PROVIDING SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMMES AND MAKING GRANTS.

Governing document

CIO - FOUNDATION Registered 12 May 2017

Organisation type

Charitable Incorporated Organisation

Other names

Karta

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Canada
  • India
  • Throughout England And Wales
  • United States