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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2017

The Wiener Library

  • Income

    £1.2M

  • Spending

    £1.2M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 313015 Company no. 00596820

Contact details

Public address

  • 29 Russell Square, London, WC1B 5DP

Aims & activities

The Wiener Library is one of the world?s leading archives on the Holocaust and Nazi era. Formed in 1933, its unique collection of over one million items includes published and unpublished works, press cuttings, photographs and eyewitness testimony. It is dedicated to supporting research, learning, teaching and advocacy about the Holocaust and genocide, their causes and consequences.

What the charity does

  • Education/training

Who the charity helps

  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£1.2M

* £60.9K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£1.2M

Assets and liabilities

  • £3.2M Own use assets
  • £1.8M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.6M Other assets
  • £84.1K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

92%
8%
0%

Charitable objects

TO ADVANCE THE STUDY AND KNOWLEDGE OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, PARTICULARLY THE STUDY AND KNOWLEDGE OF THE HOLOCAUST AND GENOCIDE

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 09/01/1958 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 10/06/1960 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 03/06/1966 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 16/06/1967 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 24/09/1974 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 26/10/2015 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 03/11/2015

Area of benefit

Not Defined.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

The Wiener Library

Policies

Risk management
Investment
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.

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales