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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

The Finchley Charities

  • Income

    £1.6M

  • Spending

    £1.2M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 206621

Contact details

Public address

  • 41A Wilmot Close, London, N2 8HP

Aims & activities

The Finchley Charities, established in 1488, administer 172 flats for older persons on three estates in the Finchley area. Applicants should be over 55, in housing need, have limited means and have lived in the London Borough of Barnet for at least five years. Financial assistance may be granted to individuals or organisations in relieving persons in the area of benefit in need or hardship.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Accommodation/housing

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space

Income and Endowments:

£1.6M

* £-0.2M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£1.2M

Assets and liabilities

  • £12.2M Own use assets
  • £6.6M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £288.9K Other assets
  • £4.1M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable spending ratios

75%
0%
25%

Charitable objects

1) THE PROVISION OF ACCOMMODATION FOR BENEFICIARIES, AND ALLOTMENTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF PERSONS OF LIMITED MEANS IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT;AND 2)SUCH CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE RESIDENTS AS THE TRUSTEES DECIDE. 3)RELIEF IN NEED FOR PERSONS IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT WHO ARE IN CONDITIONS OF NEED, HARDSHIP OR DISTRESS BY MAKING GRANTS OF MONEY OR PROVIDING OR PAYING FOR ITEMS, SERVICES OR FACILITIES CALCULATED TO REDUCE THE NEED, HARDSHIP OR DISTRESS OF SUCH PERSONS. 4)PAYMENTS TO PARISH CHURCHES SITUATED IN THE ANCIENT PARISH OF FINCHLEY.

Governing document

SCHEME OF THE COMMISSION DATED 3 MARCH 2011

Area of benefit

Borough Of Finchley

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other Regulators

Homes England

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Barnet