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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

United Purpose

  • Income

    £18.2M

  • Spending

    £18.8M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 272465 Company no. 1278887

Contact details

Public address

  • United Purpose, 14 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9LJ

Aims & activities

United Purpose's activities can be broadly summarised as follows: Partnership and local capacity strengthening; Emergency prevention, preparedness and response; Health, including HIV/AIDS prevention and care; Rights and equity; Water and sanitation; Sustainable livelihoods, including food security and micro-enterprise.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Overseas aid/famine relief

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other defined groups
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services

Income and Endowments:

£18.2M

Expenditure:

£18.8M

Assets and liabilities

  • £636.5K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £7.2M Other assets
  • £1.4M 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

102%
2%
0%

Charitable objects

TO FURTHER ANY PURPOSE OR PURPOSES RECOGNISED BY THE LAW OF ENGLAND AS CHARITABLE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 30 SEP 1976 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 18 OCT 1997 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29 NOV 2003 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 04 DEC 2012 AS AMENDED BY CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION ON CHANGE OF NAME DATED 21 JUL 2016

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Bangladesh
  • Brazil
  • Cameroon
  • Cardiff
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Kenya
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Nigeria
  • The Gambia