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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

Macmillan Cancer Support

  • Income

    £252.7M

  • Spending

    £256.4M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 261017 Company no. 2400969

Contact details

Public address

  • Macmillan Cancer Support, Camelford House, 87-90 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7UQ

Aims & activities

Macmillan Cancer Support exists to help improve the lives of people affected by cancer - those with cancer and their families, carers and communities. We are a source for support, helping anyone affected by cancer navigate through the system to get what they need, and a force for change, working to improve cancer care.

What the charity does

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

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

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£252.7M

* £5.0M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£256.4M

Assets and liabilities

  • £7.9M Own use assets
  • £164.9M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £110.9M Other assets
  • £218.2M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public
Works with commercial participants
with an agreement in place

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

102%
75%
0%

Charitable objects

TO PROVIDE SUPPORT, ASSISTANCE AND INFORMATION DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY TO PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CANCER; TO FURTHER AND BUILD CANCER AWARENESS, EDUCATION AND RESEARCH; TO PROMOTE AND INFLUENCE EFFECTIVE CARE, INVOLVEMENT AND SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CANCER

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 30/06/1989 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 27/06/1990 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 30/06/1993 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29/06/1994 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 25/06/1997 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 06/07/2000 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 28/06/2006 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 25/06/2008 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29/07/2010 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 27/07/2011 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 12/07/2012

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Macmillan

Other Regulators

Financial Conduct Authority

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.

  • 10 Trustees
  • 1,715 Employees
  • 20,000 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Professor Timothy Eisen None on record
Andrew Duff None on record
Una Noelle O'brien None on record
Richard Andrew Murley (Chair) Epilepsy Society Up-to-date
Toby Strauss None on record
Jane Frances Cummings None on record
Feilim Mackle None on record
Iain Charles Andrew Cornish None on record
Dr Jagjit Singh Ahluwalia None on record
Susan Carol Langley None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Guernsey
  • Isle Of Man
  • Jersey
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales