Overall Score: 5 based on 9 data points
Finance: 2
Governance: -1
Support: 4
(no PartB)
Strong growth: +2,
No conflicts policy: -1,
Large volunteers +3, Supporters: +1

KENT WILDLIFE RESCUE SERVICE 

For the benefit of the public to relieve the suffering of wild animals in Kent in need of care and attention and, in particular, to provide and maintain facilities for the rescue, reception, care and treatment of such animals.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • The charity has received modest backing from several prominent grant makers recently
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years
  • There have been no income shortfalls in recent years

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • This charity does not have a Conflict of Interests policy

Financial issues to consider:

  • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data
Established: 8 years

https://kwrs.uk/

lorraine@kentwildliferescue.org.uk

07824893399

Charity Commission for England and Wales
UN SDGs
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Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income Spending Surplus/
Deficit
Volun-
teers
31/03/22£46,407£37,444£8,96315
31/03/21£29,477£17,438£12,03910
31/03/20£28,330£23,771£4,55910
31/03/19£23,135£20,870£2,26515
01/04/18£17,135£17,133£210
01/04/17£15,605£14,666£9390

No information about staff salaries has been filed, which means that no-one was paid more than £60,000 in the latest financial year
What it does
  • Animals
Who works here?
  • 15 volunteers
Who it helps
  • Other Defined Groups
How it operates
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Kent,

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
Co-operative Group
£4,724 24/10/2020
Our aim is to educate the community about how important our local wildlife is, and to provide important care that the animals need.
Co-operative Group
£6,562 15/11/2019
We want to build an intensive care unit with enclosures, incubators and medical equipment at our base in Sherness.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (4)
Current Trustees appointed

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 30/11/2015, number: 1164595
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Main office

106 Victoria Street
Sheerness
ME12 1YF

Objectives

THE OBJECT OF THE CIO IS:FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC TO RELIEVE THE SUFFERING OF WILD ANIMALS, IN KENT, IN NEED OF CARE AND ATTENTION AND, IN PARTICULAR, TO PROVIDE AND MAINTAIN FACILITIES FOR THE RESCUE, RECEPTION, CARE AND TREATMENT OF SUCH ANIMALS.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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