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Surrey Community Action

What it does
    Resourcing voluntary and community action through access to advice, training, funding and advocacy.
Who works here
  • 16 employees and 1 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Surrey
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1056527
  • First registered on 02/07/1996
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £666,498 £717,563 -£51,065 3 16 1 31/01/2019
31/03/2017 £532,437 £574,096 -£41,659 £285,439 5 11 2 10/11/2017
31/03/2016 £770,575 £809,122 -£38,547 £327,098 4 10 2 08/11/2016
31/03/2015 £2,265,392 £2,327,000 -£61,608 £365,645 1 14 2 11/12/2015
31/03/2014 £873,312 £1,072,688 -£199,376 £427,253 4 16 7 14/10/2014
31/03/2013 £1,525,360 £1,596,211 -£70,851 £626,629 4 15 3 19/11/2013
31/03/2012 £1,797,421 £2,017,465 -£220,044 £697,482 3 20 0 03/10/2012
31/03/2011 £1,718,612 £1,730,116 -£11,504 £917,526 1 21 0 24/10/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £47,500

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£20,000
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards two years' running costs of the 'Advice on the Run' project, supporting people in Surrey on low incomes with advice to make their homes more economically secure
£10,000
27/03/2018
National Lottery This project will provide training and support to community organisations to help equip them with the skills and knowledge to establish themselves as a developed community organisation.
£4,500
30/09/2017
Community Foundation for Surrey Expansion of a Community Buildings and fuel poverty advice service into a broader advice service.
£3,000
28/02/2017
Community Foundation for Surrey To provide community resilience training and workshops.
£10,000
03/10/2014
National Lottery Not Available
Governance
Trustees (6)
  • Roger Taylor
  • Michael Charles Cannon
  • Keith Mcpherson
  • Jo Josh
  • Simon Charles Matthews
  • Christopher Richard Stanton
Main office

Surrey Community Action
Astolat
Coniers Way
Guildford
GU4 7HL

Objectives

THE PROMOTION OF ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE PRIMARILY FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS OF THE COUNTY OF SURREY AND SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE WORK IN OTHER GEOGRAPHICAL AREAS WITHIN THE UNITED KINGDOM WHICH ASSIST THE WORK OF STATUTORY AND VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS ENGAGED IN ADVANCING EDUCATION, FURTHERING HEALTH, RELIEVING POVERTY DISTRESS OR SICKNESS, PROMOTING EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY, IMPROVING SKILLS OR ANY OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSE. 4.2 TO PROMOTE AND ORGANISE CO-OPERATION IN THE ACHIEVEMENT OF THE CHARITABLE PURPOSES BY WORKING WITH CHARITIES AUTHORITIES AND ORGANISATIONS.