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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Wales Council For Voluntary Action

  • Income

    £14.7M

  • Spending

    £15.3M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 218093 Company no. 425299

Contact details

Public address

  • Wales Council For Voluntary Action, Baltic House, Mount Stuart Square, Cardiff, CF10 5FH

Aims & activities

WCVA is the national membership organisation for the third sector in Wales. WCVA promotes volunteering, governance, sustainability and engagement by providing training, information and support to charities, voluntary and community groups & social enterprises. WCVA manages several grant & loan schemes.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides other finance
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£14.7M

* £11.5K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£15.3M

Assets and liabilities

  • £1.7M Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £-0.8M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £7.8M Other assets
  • £826.7K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Charitable spending ratios

102%
2%
0%

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE, IN SUCH MANNER AS SHALL BE CONSISTENT WITH CHARITY COMMISSION PUBLISHED GUIDANCE FROM TIME TO TIME AND FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC IN WALES, THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR AND THE PROMOTION OF CHARITABLE PURPOSES THROUGH THAT SECTOR'S PROVISION OF BENEFIT TO THE PUBLIC IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, BY: PROVIDING SERVICES, EDUCATION, TRAINING, INFORMATION, ADVICE AND SUPPORT TO CHARITIES AND OTHER VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS IN WALES; 4.2 TO ADVANCE OTHER SUCH OBJECTS OR PURPOSES WHICH ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES IN ANY PART OF THE WORLD AND IN SUCH MANNER AS THE DIRECTORS MAY IN THEIR ABSOLUTE DISCRETION THINK FIT.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 09/12/1946 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 31/03/1950 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 14/12/1982 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 21/03/1983 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29/09/1994 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 26/09/1996 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 19/11/1998 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 08/11/2001 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 02/12/2004 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 01/12/2005 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 21/08/2012 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29/11/2012 NOW ARTICLES ADOPTED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 10/08/2015 NOW ARTICLES ADOPTED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 24 NOV 2016

Area of benefit

Wales

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Wcva

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 15 Trustees
  • 90 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Peter Roger Davies (Chair) Size Of Wales Up-to-date
Frances Mary Targett Obe None on record
Simon Harris Food Redistribution Wales Ltd Up-to-date
Edward John Watts Gwent Area Scout Council Up-to-date
Gwent Association Of Voluntary Organisations Up-to-date
Rocio Cifuentes None on record
Helen White None on record
Lindsay Ann Cordery-Bruce None on record
Dr Mark Llewellyn None on record
Jonathan Robert Evans None on record
Richard Andrew Williams None on record
Joseph Andrew Stockley British Youth Council Up-to-date
Christopher Peter Lines None on record
Kate Eleanor Young None on record
Sara Moseley None on record
Elizabeth Girling None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout Wales