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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Whitechapel Gallery

  • Income

    £4.3M

  • Spending

    £4.5M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 312162 Company no. 4093862

Contact details

Public address

  • 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel, E1 7QX

Aims & activities

The Charitable organisation main objectives are: The provision and maintenance of an art gallery for exhibition to the public of modern and historical fine art; modern and historical design and applied art; and work done by school children and local communities. Promoting and encouraging the education of the public in the arts both in the Gallery and elsewhere.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • People of a particular ethnic or racial origin
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services

Income and Endowments:

£4.3M

* £13.0K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£4.5M

Assets and liabilities

  • £13.2M Own use assets
  • £4.4M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.3M Other assets
  • £1.1M 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

78%
25%
0%

Charitable objects

1. THE PROVISION AND MAINTENANCE OF AN ART GALLERY FOR EXHIBITION TO THE PUBLIC OF: (A) MODERN AND HISTORICAL FINE ART (B) MODERN AND HISTORICAL DESIGN AND APPLIED ART (C) WORK DOME BY SCHOOL CHILDREN OR STUDENTS OR BY PERSONS RESIDENT IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD OF THE ART GALLERY. 2. PROMOTING AND ENCOURAGING THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE ARTS BOTH IN THE ART GALLERY AND ELSEWHERE.

Governing document

SCHEME OF THE CHARITY COMMISSIONERS DATED 10 NOVEMBER 1981, AS AMENDED BY SCHEMES DATED 10 MAY 1988, AND 9 MARCH 2001.

Area of benefit

Not Defined.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

The Whitechapel Gallery
Whitechapel

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.

  • 11 Trustees
  • 68 Employees
  • 12 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Alex Sainsbury (Chair) Mayday Rooms Up-to-date
Raven Row Up-to-date
The Glass-House Community Led Design Up-to-date
The Glass-House Trust Up-to-date
The Sainsbury Archive Up-to-date
Dr David Dibosa None on record
Anupam Ganguli House Of European Art (London) Limited Up-to-date
Opera Holland Park Up-to-date
Ann Gallagher None on record
Nicola Mary Kerr None on record
Cllr Kevin Joseph Brady None on record
Sarah Isabelle Miller None on record
Samantha Leonor Hill None on record
Erin Elizabeth Bell None on record
Melanie Manchot None on record
Jonathan Mark Jebarajan Kanagasooriam None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout London