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Recently registered charity

Clark Foundation

This charity has been recently registered - it does not need to update its information until 10 months after its first financial period ends.

Charity no. 1179639

Contact details

Public address

  • Clark Foundation, 40 High Street, Street, Somerset, BA16 0EQ

Aims & activities

Making grants for capital projects to organisations which are located close to where C & J Clark Ltd employees, ex employees, pensioners and their dependents live. Occasionally grants for startup costs but not to individuals nor for running costs. Examples of recipients of recent grants have included schools, hospitals, community facilities, sports, village halls, preservation etc

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Disability
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations

Charitable objects

THE OBJECTS OF THE CIO ARE TO APPLY THE FUNDS OF THE CIO IN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING WAYS: (1) IN ASSISTING ANY PERSONS OF THE DESCRIPTION HEREINAFTER DESIGNATED WHO ARE DESIROUS OF EDUCATING THEMSELVES OR OBTAINING TUITION THEREFOR BUT WHOSE MEANS ARE INSUFFICIENT OR WILL NOT ALLOW THEIR OBTAINING SUCH EDUCATION OR TUITION AT THEIR OWN EXPENSE TO ATTEND UNIVERSITIES, SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, INSTITUTIONS OR CLASSES FOR THE PURPOSES OF EDUCATION BY PAYING OR MAKING CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARDS THEIR FEES OR TRAVELLING OR OTHER INCIDENTAL EXPENSES OR BY PROVIDING THEM WITH MAINTENANCE ALLOWANCES; (2) IN OTHERWISE PROMOTING THE EDUCATION OF ANY PERSONS; (3) IN ASSISTING ANY PERSONS WHO FROM AGE, ILL-HEALTH, ACCIDENT OR INFIRMITY ARE WHOLLY OR IN PART UNABLE TO MAINTAIN THEMSELVES BY THEIR OWN EXERTIONS; (4) IN PROVIDING OR ASSISTING IN THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES FOR THE RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION OF ANY PERSONS, SUCH FACILITIES BEING PROVIDED FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT AND IN THE INTEREST OF SOCIAL WELFARE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION 1 OF THE RECREATIONAL CHARITIES ACT 1958 AS SET OUT IN SUB-SECTION 2 OF THAT SECTION.

Governing document

CIO - FOUNDATION Registered 22 Aug 2018

Organisation type

Charitable Incorporated Organisation

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Brazil
  • India
  • Northern Ireland
  • Portugal
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales
  • United States
  • Vietnam