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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

Bristol City Of Sanctuary

  • Income

    £26.8K

  • Spending

    £25.9K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1177122

Contact details

Public address

  • The Assisi Centre, Lawfords Gate, Bristol, BS5 0RE

Aims & activities

Bristol City of Sanctuary works with organisations and individuals in Bristol to take practical activities to promote welcome and safety for all, including people seeking sanctuary fleeing from war, violence and persecution.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Human rights/religious or racial harmony/equality or diversity

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Accounts and trustees' annual report

31 Mar 2019 (7,177KB)

Charitable objects

FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT: 1. THE PROMOTION OF SOCIAL INCLUSION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT AMONG PEOPLE WHO ARE REFUGEES AND ASYLUM SEEKERS, SOCIALLY EXCLUDED ON THE GROUNDS OF THEIR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC POSITION, BY PROMOTING AND/OR CO-ORDINATING SERVICES AND FACILITIES TO ASSIST THEM TO ADAPT WITHIN A NEW COMMUNITY 2. THE RELIEF OF FINANCIAL HARDSHIP AMONG ASYLUM SEEKERS AND REFUGEES LIVING OR WORKING IN BRISTOL AND SURROUNDING AREAS BY ACTING AS AN UMBRELLA AND RESOURCE FOR LOCAL REFUGEE SUPPORT SERVICES, 3. THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN GENERAL ABOUT THE ISSUES RELATING TO REFUGEES AND THOSE SEEKING ASYLUM AND HUMAN RIGHTS. 4. THE PROMOTION OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY PROMOTING ACTIVITIES TO FOSTER UNDERSTANDING AND GOOD RELATIONS BETWEEN THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND PEOPLE SEEKING SANCTUARY.

Governing document

CIO - ASSOCIATION Registered 12 Feb 2018 as amended on 15 Aug 2019

Organisation type

Charitable Incorporated Organisation

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 11 Trustees
  • 10 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Paul Hazelden Community Initiatives South West Limited Up-to-date
Clare Campion-Smith None on record
Rev Richard Mckay (Chair) Borderlands (South West) Ltd Up-to-date
Caroline Mary Beatty None on record
Nathalie Jaifar None on record
Susana Askew Bristol Area Meeting Of The Religious Society Of Friends (Quakers) Up-to-date
Elizabeth Wilson None on record
Dr Katie Bales None on record
Helen Kidan None on record
Souvik Saha None on record
Eleanor Combley None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Bristol City
  • South Gloucestershire