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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Impetus - The Private Equity Foundation

  • Income

    £7.9M

  • Spending

    £9.8M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1152262 Company no. 08460519

Contact details

Public address

  • Impetus, Floor 4, Evergreen House North, 160 Grafton Place, London, NW1 2DX

Aims & activities

Impetus transforms the lives of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds by ensuring they get the right support to succeed in school, in work and in life. We find, fund and build the most promising charities working with these young people, providing core funding and working shoulder-to-shoulder with their leaders to help them become stronger organisations.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£7.9M

* £72.4K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£9.8M

Assets and liabilities

  • £63.4K Own use assets
  • £182.2K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £7.8M Other assets
  • £347.0K 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

128%
88%
0%

Charitable objects

THE CHARITY'S OBJECTS ARE TO ADVANCE ALL PURPOSES RECOGNISED AS CHARITABLE UNDER THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AND WALES AND TO PROMOTE THE EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF CHARITIES AND THE PROMOTION OF THE EFFECTIVE USE OF RESOURCES FOR CHARITABLE PURPOSES.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 25 MAR 2013

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Impetus

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. Some or all of this land or property must be used for the charity’s purposes.

  • 11 Trustees
  • 34 Employees
  • 46 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Louis Elson Impetus Trust Up-to-date
The Hobson Foundation For Classical Studies Up-to-date
Craig Dearden-Phillips Sasc Trust Recently registered
Stepping Out Foundation Up-to-date
Professor Becky Francis None on record
Lionel Assant None on record
Marc Boughton None on record
Hanneke Smits (Chair) None on record
Nikos Stathopoulos The American School In London Educational Trust Ltd Up-to-date
Lisa Stone None on record
Simon Eric Hugh Turner The Roundhouse Trust Up-to-date
Bill Benjamin None on record
Shani Zindel None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England