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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

The Karuna Trust

  • Income

    £1.8M

  • Spending

    £1.9M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 327461 Company no. 2132178

Contact details

Public address

  • The Karuna Trust, 72 Holloway Road, London, N7 8JG

Aims & activities

next 5 years our mission will be to directly transform the lives of people from the most marginalised communities in India and Nepal through Education, Gender Equality and Livelihoods Programmes.

What the charity does

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

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young 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

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£1.8M

Expenditure:

£1.9M

Assets and liabilities

  • £280.0K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £594.3K Other assets
  • £125.0K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

70%
38%
0%

Charitable objects

(1) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY (2) THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION (3) THE ADVANCEMENT OF THE BUDDHIST RELIGION (4) THE ADVANCEMENT OF OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 15/05/1987 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 15/10/2004 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 27/02/2013

Area of benefit

Anywhere In The World

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • India
  • Nepal