ACTIONAID

Charity number: 274467

Registered on: 28/10/1972

Activities - how the charity spends its money:

ActionAid UK is part of an international federation working in 44 countries. We provide support and humanitarian assistance to people living in poverty and on the margins of survival. Together we demand action at local, national and international level. We don't walk away until we've achieved lasting change.

Other names: ACTIONAID INTERNATIONAL UK, ACTIONAID UK

Income and expenditure

Data for financial year ending 31st December 2018

Total income: £49,600,000

Donations and legacies £39,169,000
Charitable activities £7,332,000
Other trading activities £3,053,000
Investments £46,000
Other £0

Total expenditure: £46,605,000

Raising funds £10,314,000
Charitable activities £36,291,000
Other £0

People

Employees 170
Volunteers 37

What the charity does:

  • Education/training
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Overseas Aid/famine Relief
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity

Who the charity helps:

  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • The General Public/mankind

How the charity helps:

  • Makes Grants To Organisations
  • Provides Services
  • Provides Advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors Or Undertakes Research

Where the charity operates:

  • Islington
  • Somerset
  • Afghanistan
  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Burma
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Denmark
  • Ecuador
  • Ethiopia
  • France
  • Ghana
  • Greece
  • Guatemala
  • Haiti
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Nigeria
  • Occupied Palestinian Territories
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Rwanda
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • Sweden
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • The Gambia
  • Tunisia
  • Uganda
  • United States
  • Vanuatu
  • Vietnam
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Charitable Objectives:

TO PROMOTE IN ANY PART OF THE WORLD: - 1) THE RELIEF OF POVERTY AND DISTRESS; 2) THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC CONCERNING THE CAUSES, EFFECTS AND MEANS OF ALLEVIATION OF SUCH POVERTY AND DISTRESS; AND FOR SUCH OTHER ANCILLARY CHARITABLE PURPOSES AS THE TRUSTEES MAY DETERMINE AND IN RELATION TO THE OBJECTS TO ACT WITH FAIRNESS, TOLERANCE AND RESPECT FOR THE INHERENT VALUE OF ALL HUMAN INDIVIDUALS AND WITH AN AWARENESS OF DIFFERENT CULTURAL BELIEFS.

Trustees

Trustee number Trustee name Related
3040325 Dr HELEN SYLVIA TARIK PANKHURST 0
11606141 John MONKS 0
11656274 DAVID TODD 0
11673238 Joanna Maycock 0
11731148 Catharine Denise Brown 0
11785065 Doris Afreh 0
11859890 Sophie Healy-Thow 0
12253984 Katherine Anne Abrahams 0
12327088 Professor Shantha Sinha 0
12429222 Eva Appelbaum 0
12429224 Abdulrahman Shiil 0
12431470 Paul Damian George 0
12465277 Srabani Sen 0