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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

Dreams Come True Charity

  • Income

    £1.3M

  • Spending

    £1.3M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 800248 Company no. 2301610

Contact details

Public address

  • Exchange House, 33 Station Road, Liphook, Hampshire, GU30 7DW

Aims & activities

Dreams Come True is a national charity that brings joy to terminally and seriously ill children and young people by making their treasured dreams come true. Since it was founded in 1988 it has brought joy to more than 5,000 children across the UK. Dreams include meeting a favourite sports or pop star, swimming with dolphins, starring in a rock concert, equipment and holidays.

What the charity does

  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • Recreation
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people

How the charity works

  • Provides services
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Other charitable activities

Income and Endowments:

£1.3M

Expenditure:

£1.3M

Assets and liabilities

  • £4.4K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £433.3K Other assets
  • £93.1K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

51%
53%
0%

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE AND FURTHER THE CARE AND RELIEF TREATMENT AND CONVALESCENCE OF SICK CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS IN GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 03/10/1988 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 07/12/2012

Area of benefit

Great Britain And Northern Ireland

Organisation type

Standard registration

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.

  • 10 Trustees
  • 15 Employees
  • 100 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Andrew Challis None on record
Julia Margo None on record
Linda Gibson None on record
David Weeks None on record
Miranda Abraham-Thwaites None on record
Pam Cryer None on record
Annabelle Vaughan None on record
Miranda Mcarthur None on record
Rachel Louise Humphrey None on record
Patrick Leoni Sceti None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales