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Data for financial year ending 30 September 2019

World Vision Uk

  • Income

    £62.2M

  • Spending

    £65.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 285908 Company no. 1675552

Contact details

Public address

  • World Vision Uk, World Vision House, Opal Drive, Fox Milne, Milton Keynes, MK15 0ZR

Aims & activities

World Vision UK is an international Christian children's charity working to bring hope to millions of children in the world's hardest places. Our work involves long-term sustainable development programmes focused on children, their families & communities; relief and rehabilitation in response to humanitarian emergencies and advocacy to challenge the policies and practices that perpetuate poverty.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Overseas aid/famine relief
  • Religious activities
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Human rights/religious or racial harmony/equality or diversity
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£62.2M

* £133.5K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£65.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £5.7M Own use assets
  • £1.5M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £18.1M Other assets
  • £8.8M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public
Works with commercial participants
with an agreement in place

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

85%
19%
0%

Charitable objects

1) TO RELIEVE OR PREVENT POVERTY ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD, PARTICULARLY (BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY) AMONG CHILDREN, BY MEANS INCLUDING (BUT NOT LIMITED TO): (A) EMERGENCY RELIEF THAT ASSISTS PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CONFLICT OR DISASTER; (B) SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT THAT IMPROVES THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE IN SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES; (C) ADVOCACY BY EDUCATING, ENGAGING WITH AND MOBILISING PEOPLE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND OTHER COUNTRIES CONCERNING THE NATURE, CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF SUCH EMERGENCIES AND POVERTY. 2) TO PROMOTE AND UPHOLD THE PRINCIPLES OF THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION, INCLUDING (BUT NOT LIMITED TO) WORKING WITH AND STRENGTHENING THE WORK OF CHRISTIAN CHURCHES IN ANY PART OF THE WORLD IN PROVIDING SERVICES TO COMMUNITIES, INCLUDING (BUT NOT LIMITED TO) THOSE AFFECTED BY CONFLICT, DISASTERS AND POVERTY, REGARDLESS OF RACE, NATIONALITY, RELIGION, GENDER OR POLITICAL AFFILIATION.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM & ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 03/11/82, AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTIONS DATED 23/10/92 & 08/02/98, NOW ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION ADOPTED AND AMENDED 12/03/10, AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 25/03/10. AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 03 OCT 2017

Organisation type

Standard registration

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.

  • 12 Trustees
  • 255 Employees
  • 7 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Simon Shelford Burne None on record
Folashade Oluyemisi Komolafe Mbe Fresh Inspiration Up-to-date
Into The Community Up-to-date
Milton Keynes Christian Centre Up-to-date
Julian Clive Vaughan Thomas Woking Besom Up-to-date
Richard Philip Izard (Chair) None on record
Mark Richard Parsons Rbs Social & Community Capital Up-to-date
Serena Marie Brown Farm Africa Limited Up-to-date
Rev David Gareth Richards None on record
Douglas Millican None on record
Marcus William George Manuel None on record
Marcus James Frost None on record
Alice Elizabeth Huntley None on record
Charlotte Frances Hull None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Angola
  • Armenia
  • Bangladesh
  • Bolivia
  • Burma
  • Cambodia
  • Central African Republic
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Ethiopia
  • Guatemala
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Lebanon
  • Malawi
  • Mexico
  • Mongolia
  • Mozambique
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe