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Data for financial year ending 30 June 2017

Rhodes Trust - Public Purposes Fund

  • Income

    £33.0M

  • Spending

    £20.6M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 232492

Contact details

Public address

  • Rhodes House, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3RG

Aims & activities

To provide financial scholarships to enable students from selected countries, to pursue a post graduate or second undergraduate degree at the University of Oxford. To make benefactions or donations for primarily educational purposes.

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations

Income and Endowments:

£33.0M

* £27.3M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£20.6M

Assets and liabilities

  • £14.7M Own use assets
  • £235.0M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £34.6M Other assets
  • £14.9M 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

59%
91%
38%

Charitable objects

TO APPLY INCOME AND/OR CAPITAL FOR PROMOTION OR ADVANCEMENT IN THE BRITISH COMMONWEALTH AND U S A OF EDUCATIONAL OR OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES IN ANY WAY THE TRUSTEES THINK FIT.

Governing document

RHODES TRUST ACTS 1946 MAIN REPORTING CHARITY LINKED TO 314119 UNDER S96(6) FOR ACCOUNTING PURPOSES

Area of benefit

British Empire-Commonwealth And U S A

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

The Rhodes Trust

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property. Some or all of this land or property must be used for the charity’s purposes.

  • 14 Trustees
  • 34 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Dame Helen Ghosh Action For Conservation Up-to-date
The Master And Scholars Of Balliol College In The University Of Oxford Up-to-date
The Maurice Lubbock Memorial Fund Up-to-date
The Tablet Trust Up-to-date
Professor Sir John Bell Ewelme Elementary Educational Foundation Up-to-date
God's House In Ewelme Up-to-date
The Oxford Health Alliance Vision 2020 Up-to-date
Julian Ogilvie Thompson None on record
Dr John Hood None on record
Glen James None on record
Professor Ngaire Woods The Master And Fellows Of The College Of The Great Hall Of The University Commonly Called University College In The University Of Oxford Up-to-date
Professor Elleke Boehmer Aurora Education Foundation (Uk) Up-to-date
Dominic Barton The Cambridge China Development Trust Up-to-date
Donald Gogel None on record
Karen Stevenson None on record
John Wylie None on record
Andrew Banks None on record
Nicholas Oppenheimer None on record
Dr Tariro Makadzange None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Oxfordshire