Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: 8
Support Score: 1
  • Good reserves management: +3
  • Spending falling: -1
  • Multiple Deficits and declines: -5
  • Fundraising costs low: +3
  • 12+ Trustees: -1
  • Good trustee age range: +3
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +1
Overall GiG Score: 9 ?

THE MOVEMENT FOR REFORM JUDAISM 

The objectives of the Movement are to promote and foster Judaism and to promote any charitable purpose calculated to further the welfare of the Jewish people in the United Kingdom, in Israel or elsewhere in the world.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received modest backing from a grant maker
  • Reserves management has been consistently within official guidelines
  • Fundraising costs are unusually low relative to funds raised
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of age and gender and dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • There are 14 trustees whereas the Charities Commission recommends a maximum of 12

Financial issues to consider:

  • Spending has fallen significantly over the last 5 years relative to the previous period
  • Income has been volatile and on several occasions in recent years less than spending

Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income
£k
Spending
£k
Surplus/
Deficit
Fundraising
Cost £k
Total
Funds £k
Unrestricted
Funds £k
Mths
Rsrvs
Staff Volun-
teers
31/12/22£2,738£2,555£184£64£1,884£1,4576.8230
31/12/21£1,834£1,916£-82£104£1,701£1,2057.5221
31/12/20£1,821£1,929£-108£147£1,783£1,2597.8241
31/12/19£3,128£3,269£-141£164£1,890£1,5145.6281
31/12/18£3,557£3,513£45£212£2,031£1,6595.7250
31/12/17£4,181£3,788£393£215£1,987£1,6075.1250
31/12/16£3,535£3,448£87£239£1,594£1,2864.5250
31/12/15£3,430£3,386£44£368£1,507£3941.4260
31/12/14£3,611£3,489£122£338£1,463£3851.3260
31/12/13*£3,687£3,244£443£326£1,340£3801.4220
31/12/12£3,559£3,290£269£302£897£2851250
31/12/11£4,114£3,486£628£314£628£2480.9300

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 2.4%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 2.5%
Senior Staff Costs/Total Spending: 11%
Highest pay band: £90,000-£100,000
Liabilities/Assets: 14%
Liabilities/Income: 11%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 77%
Reserves/Spending: 6.8 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 8 months
Quick Ratio: 5.4
Asset Split ?
Established: 13 years

www.reformjudaism.org.uk

admin@rjuk.org

02083495723

Charity Commission for England and WalesCompanies HouseFacebookX
UN SDGs
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Listed activities
  • Religious Activities
GiG Classification
  • Jewish congregations
How it operates
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
Where it operates
  • Scotland, Throughout England And Wales,
Who it helps
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
Who works here?
  • 23 employees

Who's supporting them? ?

Donations from Grant Makers ?

We have details on the following significant donations. Multi-year donations are allocated to the years for which they are earmarked.

Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
Joseph Levy Foundation - Core funding contribution
£1,000 13/01/2020
To support the national umbrella organisation of 41 autonomous synagogue communities and promotes Reform values and practices in the wider world
Joseph Levy Foundation - Core funding contribution
£3,000 31/12/2018
12
Core funding contribution to the national umbrella organisation of 41 autonomous synagogue communities

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (14)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Age Range of Trustees: 34-79
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 12/01/2011, number: 1139806
  • Registered at Companies House on 08/11/2010, number: 07431950
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Conflicting interests
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
12 returns made; AR13: 59 days late,
Main office

STERNBERG CENTRE
80 EAST END ROAD
LONDON
N3 2SY

Objectives

TO PROMOTE AND FOSTER JUDAISM AND TO PROMOTE ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE CALCULATED TO FURTHER THE WELFARE OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE IN THE UK, IN ISRAEL OR ELSEWHERE IN THE WORLD.

Defined Area of Benefit:

THE UK, IN ISRAEL OR ELSEWHERE IN THE WORLD.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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