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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Church Urban Fund

  • Income

    £6.0M

  • Spending

    £6.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 297483 Company no. 2138994

Contact details

Public address

  • Church House, 27 Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3AZ

Aims & activities

Church Urban Fund works to catalyse social action and bring about positive change in lives and communities across England. Through a combination of community-based projects, capacity-building support and research and policy activity, we work with churches and a wide range of partners towards our goal of seeing people and communities flourish and enjoy life in all its fullness.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • The prevention or relief of poverty

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

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

Income and Endowments:

£6.0M

Expenditure:

£6.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £0.0K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £4.3M Other assets
  • £492.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

102%
89%
0%

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE IN URBAN AREAS WITHIN THE PROVINCES OF CANTERBURY AND YORK WHICH ARE IN NEED OF SPIRITUAL AND MATERIAL ASSISTANCE BY REASON OF SOCIAL OR ECONOMIC CHANGES WITH A VIEW TO REINFORCING THE WORK OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND AMONG THE PEOPLE OF THOSE AREAS.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 09/06/1987 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 05/07/2011

Area of benefit

Provinces Of Canterbury And York

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
  • 12 Trustees
  • 58 Employees
  • 27 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Andrew Dorton Bridges Hull Ltd Up-to-date
Hull Community And Voluntary Services Ltd Up-to-date
Hull Independent Housing Aid Centre Up-to-date
The Longhill Link-Up Trust Up-to-date
Unlock Up-to-date
Alison Esther Grieve All Nations Christian College Limited Up-to-date
Christina Rees The British And Foreign Bible Society Up-to-date
Andrew Barnett (Chair) Association Of Charitable Foundations Up-to-date
Philip John Fletcher The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Andrew And St Michael, Stockwell Up-to-date
The South London Church Fund And Southwark Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
Susan Catherine Chalkley Obe Fcih The Anglican And Methodist Church Of St. Andrew, Paddock Wood Up-to-date
Robert Andrew Hallam None on record
John Graham Iles Sgh Venue Management Up-to-date
The Guild Of St George Up-to-date
Paula Miriam Nelson None on record
Rev Catherine Ruth Pickford The North East Religious Learning Resources Centre Limited Up-to-date
Alec Spencer Chester Students' Union Up-to-date
Revd Dr Anderson Harris Mithra Jeremiah None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England