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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

The Church Army

  • Income

    £6.2M

  • Spending

    £7.1M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 226226 Company no. 37169

Contact details

Public address

  • Church Army, Wilson Carlile Centre, 50 Cavendish Street, Sheffield, S3 7RZ

Aims & activities

We are a Society of Evangelists, linked to the Anglican church but working outside church buildings and in partnership alongside other Christians. We train and equip Evangelists for challenging situations to be salt and light for Christ across the United Kingdom and Ireland. We challenge and equip the church to take the gospel of Jesus Christ to those who have little or no connection with it.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Religious activities

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services

Income and Endowments:

£6.2M

* £-0.2M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£7.1M

Assets and liabilities

  • £10.3M Own use assets
  • £22.2M Long term investments
  • £-0.9M Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.2M Other assets
  • £2.1M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

120%
78%
0%

Charitable objects

TO BRING PEOPLE TO A PERSONAL FAITH IN JESUS CHRIST BY (A) PROVIDING TRAINED EVANGELISTS AND LAY AGENTS TO ASSIST THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION, (B) PREACHING THE NEED OF CONVERSION, HOLINESS OF LIFE AND CHURCH MEMBERSHIP, (C) RELIEVING POVERTY AND DISTRESS

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS DATED 5TH JULY 1955, 21ST MAY 1990, 22ND NOVEMBER 2002, 17TH NOVEMBER 2005 AND 27TH NOVEMBER 2008 as amended on 22 Nov 2018

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Church Army
Portman House Trust
The Marylebone Project

Other Regulators

Care Inspectorate Wales (CIW)
Care Quality Commission
Homes England
Welsh Government (Social Landlords And Housing Associations)

Policies

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

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Linked charities

  • 14 Trustees
  • 158 Employees
  • 1,000 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Christine Corteen Cologne Road Community Group Up-to-date
Longmead Community Farm Limited Up-to-date
Viscount Portman's Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Joanna Cox Rebecca Hussey's Book Charity Up-to-date
The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of The Ascension, Balham Hill Up-to-date
The Rt Reverend Joanna Susan Penberthy Bridget Bevan's Foundation Up-to-date
St Davids Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
St David's Diocesan Council For Social Responsibility Up-to-date
Rev Lusa Nsenga-Ngoy The Oxford Group Up-to-date
The Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell Guy Harlings Estate Up-to-date
Hockerill Educational Foundation Up-to-date
Society Of Saint Francis Central Fund Up-to-date
St Mark's College, Audley End Up-to-date
The Augustine Courtauld Trust Up-to-date
The Chelmsford Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
The Hockerill Educational Company Limited Up-to-date
Captain Graham Nunn Ca The Big Story Trust Up-to-date
Stephen Eccleston Church Burgesses Trust Up-to-date
The Hounsfield Pensions Charity Up-to-date
William Ellis Bequest Up-to-date
Ven Dr John Applegate None on record
Rev Judith Alison Davis Moore's Trust Up-to-date
John David Whitfield Ma Aca Hope Valley Messy Church Trust Up-to-date
Ulting Overseas Trust Up-to-date
Alan Aberbethy Rt Rev None on record
Rt Revd Dr Robert Arthur Gillies None on record
Sister Karen Webb None on record
Kathleen Anne Green None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Ireland
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales