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The Orchard Project (cause) Ltd

What it does
    The Orchard Project is dedicated to creating skilled communities to plant, care for and harvest fruit trees, connecting urban communities and increasing access to fruit. We work with people from all walks of life, with a specific focus on people living in poorer, inner city areas.
Who it helps
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
Where it operates
  • Scotland, Throughout England
UN SDGs:
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Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/03/2019 £391,429 £389,679 £1,750 11/11/2019
31/03/2018 £343,482 £332,914 £10,568 05/12/2018
31/03/2017 £295,739 £269,951 £25,788 01/12/2017
31/03/2016 £99,256 £84,992 £14,264 12/12/2016
31/03/2015 £137,285 £118,301 £18,984 21/10/2015
31/03/2014 £147,250 £117,593 £29,657 20/10/2014
31/03/2013 £142,814 £112,336 £30,478 24/10/2013
31/03/2012 £115,256 £93,901 £21,355 19/09/2012
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 6 grant making charities totalling £1,145,177

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£32,000
31/05/2019
Dulverton Trust Orchards for Wildlife
£25,000
30/04/2019
Garfield Weston Foundation Community Orchard City Hubs
£215,827
31/01/2019
Esmee Fairbairn Towards unrestricted core costs for the creation, restoration and celebration of urban community orchards.
£10,000
31/01/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The project will provide training to community orchard volunteers. The aim is to ensure community orchards thrive.
£13,550
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Capital Orchard City
£20,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Community Orchard Green Spaces
£20,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Community Orchard Green Spaces
£20,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Community Orchard Green Spaces
£117,500
31/10/2014
Esmee Fairbairn Towards the chief executive's and other salary costs associated with the launch of a UK urban-community orchard scheme to create a resilient fruit production and distribution system and to celebrate the value of orchards.
£671,300
12/03/2014
National Lottery Heritage Fund A Celebration of Orchards
Management
The Orchard Project has a small core of staff and rely on dozens of volunteers, specialists and partner organisations continue their work. Kath Rosen is CEO and has worked for a number of environmental and community development charities. She began her journey by volunteering, leading nature conservation projects in London. She trained in international development and lived for a time in Zimbabwe including studying permaculture as a system of promoting food security.
Governance
Trustees (6)
  • Rozanne Davies
  • Catherine Andrews
  • Antonia Lim Bunnin
  • Julia Rebecca Hicks
  • Ozoda Muminova
  • Dorian Hicks
Main office

The Orchard Project
Five Points Warehouse
61 Mare Street
London
E8 4RG

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1139952
  • First registered on 20/01/2011
Objectives

1 TO ENCOURAGE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE CONSERVATION, PROTECTION AND EXPANSION OF ORCHARDS AND THE PRESERVATION OF THEIR GENETIC BIODIVERSITY, LANDSCAPE AND HERITAGE VALUE 2 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN HEALTHY EATING 3 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN HORTICULTURE AND IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY ORCHARD MANAGEMENT SKILLS