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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Foundation Of Saint Matthias

  • Income

    £261.2K

  • Spending

    £369.3K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 311696

Contact details

Public address

  • First Floor, Hillside House, 1500 Parkway North, Newbrick Road, Stoke Gifford, Bristol, BS34 8YU

Aims & activities

The Foundation's primary object is the advancement of education in the area of benefit, in particular the Dioceses of Bath & Wells, Bristol and Gloucester but extending to the whole of the United Kingdom, with a preference for higher or further education; such education contributing to the advancement of the Church of England.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Religious activities

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
Financial history
Compliance history

Charitable objects

THE OBJECT OF THE CHARITY IS THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT WITH A PREFERENCE FOR HIGHER OR FURTHER EDUCATION; SUCH EDUCATION CONTRIBUTING TO THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND, IN PARTICULAR THROUGH THE FOLLOWING MEANS: (1) THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING OF PERSONS WHO ARE, OR INTEND TO BECOME, ENGAGED IN SOCIAL WELFARE WORK AS SOCIAL WORKERS, COMMUNITY WORKERS, YOUTH WORKERS, TEACHERS, SUPERVISORS OF PRE-SCHOOL GROUPS OR OTHERWISE; (2) THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING OF PERSONS INTENDING TO BECOME MINISTERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND OR OF A CHURCH IN COMMUNION THEREWITH; (3) IN PROVIDING SUCH SPECIAL BENEFITS OF ANY KIND NOT NORMALLY PROVIDED BY THE LOCAL EDUCATION AUTHORITIES OR FROM CENTRAL GOVERNMENT FUNDS IN SCHOOLS OR ACADEMIES (WITHIN THE MEANING OF THE EDUCATION ACTS) IN WHICH RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PRINCIPLES OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND IS GIVEN, IN THE DIOCESES OF BATH AND WELLS, BRISTOL OR GLOUCESTER AS MAY FROM TIME TO TIME BE AGREED BETWEEN THE TRUSTEES AND THE GOVERNORS OF THE SCHOOL CONCERNED; (4) IN PROVIDING, OR ASSISTING IN THE PROVISION OF, A CHAPLAINCY FOR STUDENTS OF ESTABLISHMENTS OF HIGHER OR FURTHER EDUCATION BY PAYING, OR ASSISTING IN THE PAYMENT OF, THE STIPEND OF ONE OR MORE PRIESTS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND OR OTHERWISE; (5) IN ASSISTING COLLEGES ESTABLISHED FOR CHARITABLE PURPOSES ONLY AT WHICH PROVISION IS MADE FOR THE TRAINING OF TEACHERS; AND (6) IN MAKING GRANTS TO PERSONS IN NEED OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO ENABLE THEM TO ATTEND AN ESTABLISHMENT OF HIGHER OR FURTHER EDUCATION, TO TRAVEL IN FURTHERANCE OF THEIR EDUCATION, TO STUDY MUSIC OR OTHER ARTS OR, ON LEAVING ANY EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENT, TO PREPARE FOR, OR TO ENTER A PROFESSION, TRADE OR CALLING.

Governing document

SCHEME DATED 22/08/2011 AS AMENDED BY RESOLUTION DATED 11/11/2015

Area of benefit

Bristol

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
  • 14 Trustees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Bishop Robert Springett (Chair) Bishop Headlam Fund Out-of-date
Gloucester Magdalen Charity Up-to-date
The Gloucester Diocesan Board Of Finance Up-to-date
Voluntary Schools Fund Of Gloucester Diocesan Board Of Education Out-of-date
Ms Katie Owen Jones None on record
Dr Paul John Smith None on record
Benjamin Tudur Llywelyn Preece Smith Friends Supporting Friends Up-to-date
Parish Giving Scheme Up-to-date
Shared Churches (Gloucester) Limited Up-to-date
Beryl Elizabeth Gleich Gloucestershire Guide Association Up-to-date
Mr Nick May Youth With A Future Up-to-date
Rachel Elizabeth Howie None on record
Edward Gregory The Bath And Wells Dbe Trust Up-to-date
Pauline Grace Dodds None on record
Maureen Elizabeth Lomas Oxford Diocesan Board Of Education Up-to-date
Oliver Charles B Home None on record
Anthony David Everitt None on record
Rev Janet Shellard-James None on record
Liz Townend None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland