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Nesta

http://www.nesta.org.uk

(Registered Charity No: 1144091)
Charity Commission for England and Wales
Main Overlaps with other Grant Makers
Sole supporter: 16% by number, 10% by value.
By ValueBy Number
National Lottery52%40%
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation27%25%
Co-operative Group24%13%
Comic Relief18%10%
City Bridge Trust18%10%
Garfield Weston Foundation17%17%
The Big Lottery Fund15%8%
13%15%
Pears Foundation12%6%
The Tudor Trust11%9%
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In this period they've made 157 significant donations to registered charities totalling £17,675,282

When Amount Grantee Donors To be used for
18/12/2019 £11,850 CARDIFF UNIVERSITY 1? Y Lab - General programme grant to Cardiff University Grant Ref AC00993
05/12/2019 £150,000 Capital Credit Union Ltd Affordable Credit Challenge programme grant to Capital Credit Union Ltd Grant Ref AC00986
12/11/2019 £56,233 THOMAS CORAM FOUNDATION FOR CHILDREN (FORMERLY FOUNDLING HOSPITAL) 7? What Works Centre for Children's Social Care Incubator programme grant to Coram Grant Ref AR00274
07/11/2019 £99,400 Engagement in Education EdTech Innovation Fund programme grant to Engagement in Education Grant Ref AC00967
09/10/2019 £25,000 PALS SOCIETY 2? Tech To Connect programme grant to PALS Society Grant Ref AC00951
09/10/2019 £25,000 THE PROUD TRUST LTD 15? Tech To Connect programme grant to The Proud Trust Grant Ref AC00945
23/09/2019 £50,000 DOTEVERYONE 3? Legal Access Challenge programme grant to Doteveryone Grant Ref AC00938
23/09/2019 £50,000 THE RCJ AND ISLINGTON CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAUX 2? Legal Access Challenge programme grant to The RCJ & Islington Citizens Advice Bureau Grant Ref AC00940
09/09/2019 £28,000 University of Cambridge Maths Mission Phase 2 programme grant to University of Cambridge Grant Ref AC00937
03/09/2019 £49,830 Eden Project Enhancing Impact Fund programme grant to Eden Project Grant Ref AC00930
28/08/2019 £50,000 THE FROME HISTORIC BUILDINGS TRUST LIMITED 1? Enhancing Impact Fund programme grant to South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust Grant Ref AC00927
28/08/2019 £50,000 ST JOSEPH'S HOSPICE HACKNEY 5? Enhancing Impact Fund programme grant to St. Joseph?s Hospice Hackney Grant Ref AC00929
27/08/2019 £50,000 THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO BOOTH SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 1? Innovation Growth Lab programme grant to University of Chicago Booth School of Business Grant Ref AR00273
20/08/2019 £50,000 PURPLE SHOOTS BUSINESS LENDING LTD 1? Enhancing Impact Fund programme grant to Purple Shoots Business Lending Ltd Grant Ref AC00926
20/08/2019 £50,000 Restart Project Enhancing Impact Fund programme grant to Restart Project Grant Ref AC00931
13/08/2019 £34,895 VOLUNTEERING MATTERS 4? Enhancing Impact Fund programme grant to Volunteering Matters Grant Ref AC00928
23/07/2019 £12,500 Collaborate CIC Upstream Collaborative programme grant to Collaborate CIC Grant Ref AC00918
28/03/2019 £13,000 INTERPLAY THEATRE TRUST 1? Amplified programme grant to Interplay Theatre Grant Ref AC00879
28/03/2019 £13,000 HACKNEY EMPIRE LIMITED 3? Amplified programme grant to Hackney Empire Grant Ref AC00880
28/03/2019 £19,990 FANSHEN 2? Centre for Collective Intelligence Design programme grant to fanSHEN Grant Ref AX00010
28/03/2019 £20,000 THE ALAN TURING INSTITUTE 1? Centre for Collective Intelligence Design programme grant to The Alan Turing Institute Grant Ref AX00006
28/03/2019 £13,000 THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF LABOUR HISTORY 3? Amplified programme grant to National Museum of Labour History Grant Ref AC00885
28/03/2019 £20,000 University of Edinburgh 3? Centre for Collective Intelligence Design programme grant to University of Edinburgh Grant Ref AX00003
28/03/2019 £20,000 The Behavioural Insights Team Centre for Collective Intelligence Design programme grant to The Behavioural Insights Team Grant Ref AX00007
28/03/2019 £20,000 Swansea University Centre for Collective Intelligence Design programme grant to Swansea University Grant Ref AX00005
28/03/2019 £19,000 University of Southampton Centre for Collective Intelligence Design programme grant to University of Southampton Grant Ref AX00004
26/03/2019 £20,000 THE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE 2? Health as a Social Movement programme grant to College of Medicine Grant Ref AC00904
26/03/2019 £37,676 LEARNING DISABILITY ENGLAND 2? Health as a Social Movement programme grant to Learning Disability England Grant Ref AC00899
26/03/2019 £39,823 Participation and the Practice of Rights Health as a Social Movement programme grant to Participation and the Practice of Rights Grant Ref AC00903
21/03/2019 £13,000 BALUJI MUSIC FOUNDATION LIMITED 2? Amplified programme grant to Baluji Music Foundation Grant Ref AC00884
21/03/2019 £13,000 ALL CHANGE ARTS LIMITED 4? Amplified programme grant to All Change Arts Limited Grant Ref AC00878
21/03/2019 £13,000 PHILHARMONIA LTD 6? Amplified programme grant to Philharmonia Limited Grant Ref AC00887
21/03/2019 £30,000 WEvolution 3? Lab General programme grant to WEvolution Grant Ref AC00897
21/03/2019 £13,000 THE NATIONAL YOUTH THEATRE OF GREAT BRITAIN 5? Amplified programme grant to National Youth Theatre of Great Britain Grant Ref AC00886
21/03/2019 £13,000 Little Angel Theatre Amplified programme grant to Little Angel Theatre Grant Ref AC00883
21/03/2019 £13,000 King's College London Amplified programme grant to King's College London Grant Ref AC00882
21/03/2019 £13,000 Accumulate Amplified programme grant to Accumulate Grant Ref AC00881
20/03/2019 £30,000 University of Edinburgh 3? Healthier Lives Data Fund programme grant to University of Edinburgh Grant Ref AC00894
20/03/2019 £30,000 University Of Salford Healthier Lives Data Fund programme grant to University Of Salford Grant Ref AC00895
27/02/2019 £47,913 FOOTBALL BEYOND BORDERS 7? Future Ready Fund programme grant to Football Beyond Borders' Schools' Programme Grant Ref AC00875
27/02/2019 £42,000 KHULISA 11? Future Ready Fund programme grant to Khulisa Grant Ref AC00869
27/02/2019 £50,000 Children's University Trust 4? Future Ready Fund programme grant to Children's University (CU Trust) Grant Ref AC00876
27/02/2019 £45,986 SCHOOL 21 FOUNDATION 2? Future Ready Fund programme grant to Voice 21 Grant Ref AC00868
27/02/2019 £50,000 The Foundation for Positive Mental Health Future Ready Fund programme grant to The Foundation for Positive Mental Health Grant Ref AC00871
30/01/2019 £1,000,000 LEONARD CHESHIRE DISABILITY 7? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Leonard Cheshire Disability Grant Ref AC00865
19/12/2018 £5,000 Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network (England & Wales) Connected Communities programme grant to Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network (England & Wales) Grant Ref AC00866
31/10/2018 £14,401 Solva Care 2? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Solva Care Grant Ref AC00851
31/10/2018 £400,000 FABRIC 1? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to FABRIC Grant Ref AC00859
31/10/2018 £26,500 Inverclyde Community Development Trust 4? ShareLab Scotland programme grant to Inverclyde Community Development Trust Grant Ref AC00841
31/10/2018 £15,000 Care & Repair Cymru 4? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Care & Repair Cymru Grant Ref AC00847
31/10/2018 £33,000 Community Transport Glasgow 4? ShareLab Scotland programme grant to Community Transport Glasgow Grant Ref AC00842
31/10/2018 £15,000 ProMo-Cymru 2? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to ProMo-Cymru Grant Ref AC00849
31/10/2018 £32,874 Edinburgh Tool Library 3? ShareLab Scotland programme grant to Edinburgh Tool Library Grant Ref AC00844
13/09/2018 £99,991 University of Edinburgh 3? Rethinking Parks programme grant to University of Edinburgh Grant Ref AC00816
13/09/2018 £88,598 University of Nottingham Rethinking Parks programme grant to University of Nottingham Grant Ref AC00817
31/08/2018 £92,500 Bournemouth Parks Foundation 2? Rethinking Parks programme grant to Bournemouth Parks Foundation Grant Ref AC00818
31/08/2018 £15,000 The Shoreditch Trust 1? Good Help programme grant to The Shoreditch Trust Grant Ref AC00825
31/08/2018 £99,850 Lake District Foundation 1? Rethinking Parks programme grant to Lake District Foundation Grant Ref AC00819
31/07/2018 £100,000 Greenspace Scotland 2? Rethinking Parks programme grant to Greenspace Scotland Grant Ref AC00815
30/06/2018 £170,480 The 10:10 Foundation 4? Rethinking Parks programme grant to The 10:10 Foundation Grant Ref AC00812
30/04/2018 £75,000 British Red Cross Connected Communities programme grant to British Red Cross Grant Ref AC00766
30/04/2018 £250,000 Absolutely Cultured 5? Connected Communities programme grant to Absolutely Cultured Grant Ref AC00770
30/04/2018 £204,000 Restart Project 2? Connected Communities programme grant to Restart Project Grant Ref AC00759
30/04/2018 £77,500 Voluntary Action North East Lincolnshire 2? Connected Communities programme grant to Voluntary Action North East Lincolnshire Grant Ref AC00763
30/04/2018 £74,987 Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network (England & Wales) 2? Connected Communities programme grant to Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network (England & Wales) Grant Ref AC00762
30/04/2018 £244,000 Equal Arts 7? Connected Communities programme grant to Equal Arts Grant Ref AC00768
30/04/2018 £276,948 Grandparents Plus 7? Connected Communities programme grant to Grandparents Plus Grant Ref AC00769
30/04/2018 £86,925 Camden Volunteer Bureau 2? Connected Communities programme grant to Camden Volunteer Bureau Grant Ref AC00760
30/04/2018 £270,000 One Million Mentors 8? Connected Communities programme grant to One Million Mentors Grant Ref AC00771
06/04/2018 £499,000 The Behavioural Insights Team Behavioural Insights programme grant to The Behavioural Insights Team Grant Ref AC00757
31/03/2018 £13,990 COMMUNITY ACTION: MK 2? International Workstream programme grant to COMMUNITY ACTION: MK Grant Ref AR00237
31/03/2018 £15,000 The 10:10 Foundation 4? International Workstream programme grant to The 10:10 Foundation Grant Ref AR00235
19/03/2018 £35,000 The Behavioural Insights Team Behavioural Insights programme grant to The Behavioural Insights Team Grant Ref AC00756
28/02/2018 £12,500 Doteveryone 3? Women Invent the Future programme grant to Doteveryone Grant Ref AX00001
28/02/2018 £20,000 The Lord Mayor's Appeal 2? Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to The Lord Mayor's Appeal Grant Ref AC00736
28/02/2018 £250,000 In2ScienceUK 4? Connected Communities programme grant to In2ScienceUK Grant Ref AC00753
28/02/2018 £20,000 Founders4Schools 1? Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to Founders4Schools Grant Ref AC00729
28/02/2018 £175,350 Church Action on Poverty 6? Connected Communities programme grant to Church Action on Poverty Grant Ref AC00752
28/02/2018 £20,000 The Money and Mental Health Policy Institute 2? Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to The Money and Mental Health Policy Institute Grant Ref AC00738
28/02/2018 £20,000 Just Finance Foundation 1? Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to Just Finance Foundation Grant Ref AC00744
28/02/2018 £20,000 Settle Support 5? Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to Settle Support Grant Ref AC00742
30/09/2017 £225,094 NCT 4? Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to NCT Grant Ref AC00696
31/08/2017 £240,657 Family Lives 7? Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Family Lives Grant Ref AC00697
31/08/2017 £214,805 Home-Start UK 5? Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Home-Start UK Grant Ref AC00695
31/07/2017 £25,000 EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute 1? Discovery Awards 2017 programme grant to EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute Grant Ref AC00691
31/07/2017 £15,000 Llamau 5? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Llamau Grant Ref AC00676
31/07/2017 £15,000 FABRIC 1? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to FABRIC Grant Ref AC00675
31/07/2017 £212,796 Christians Against Poverty 3? Savers Support Fund programme grant to Christians Against Poverty Grant Ref AC00680
31/07/2017 £239,588 Toynbee Hall 10? Savers Support Fund programme grant to Toynbee Hall Grant Ref AC00672
31/07/2017 £15,000 Leonard Cheshire Disability 7? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Leonard Cheshire Disability Grant Ref AC00677
31/07/2017 £201,355 OnSide Youth Zones 3? Savers Support Fund programme grant to OnSide Youth Zones Grant Ref AC00689
31/07/2017 £15,000 Grow Cardiff 1? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Grow Cardiff Grant Ref AC00674
31/07/2017 £15,000 Innovate Trust 2? Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Innovate Trust Grant Ref AC00673
31/07/2017 £205,000 Citizen's UK 13? Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Citizen's UK Grant Ref AC00693
31/07/2017 £173,214 Purple Shoots Business Lending Ltd 1? Savers Support Fund programme grant to Purple Shoots Business Lending Ltd Grant Ref AC00679
19/07/2017 £150,000 Fuse Art Space 1?
19/07/2017 £215,000 Birmingham Royal Ballet 1?
05/07/2017 £170,000 Walk the Plank 1?
27/06/2017 £300,000 Make It Sustainable 2?
30/04/2017 £14,000 Youth United Foundation 2? ShareLab programme grant to Youth United Foundation Grant Ref AC00635
31/03/2017 £135,000 Smart Works Charity 2? Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to Smart Works Charity Grant Ref AC00630
31/03/2017 £150,000 City Year UK 5? Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to City Year UK Grant Ref AC00632
28/02/2017 £88,497 Volunteering Matters 4? Give More Get More programme grant to Volunteering Matters Grant Ref AC00595
28/02/2017 £136,811 Eden Project 3? Second Half Fund programme grant to Eden Project Grant Ref AC00617
28/02/2017 £233,844 St. Joseph?s Hospice Hackney 5? Second Half Fund programme grant to St. Joseph?s Hospice Hackney Grant Ref AC00614
28/02/2017 £249,900 Family Action 12? Second Half Fund programme grant to Family Action Grant Ref AC00621
28/02/2017 £225,000 Volunteering Matters 4? Second Half Fund programme grant to Volunteering Matters Grant Ref AC00625
28/02/2017 £21,657 Barnardo's 16? Join In Stay In programme grant to Barnardo's Grant Ref AC00589
28/02/2017 £21,095 THE MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY 5? Join In Stay In programme grant to THE MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY Grant Ref AC00590
28/02/2017 £15,000 East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust 2? Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust Grant Ref AC00601
28/02/2017 £246,919 Aesop Arts and Society Limited 5? Second Half Fund programme grant to Aesop Arts and Society Limited Grant Ref AC00624
28/02/2017 £247,260 Tempo 6? Second Half Fund programme grant to Tempo Grant Ref AC00627
28/02/2017 £15,000 North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust 1? Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust Grant Ref AC00591
28/02/2017 £59,665 North Tyneside VODA 4? Give More Get More programme grant to North Tyneside VODA Grant Ref AC00592
28/02/2017 £249,993 St John Ambulance 4? Second Half Fund programme grant to St John Ambulance Grant Ref AC00604
28/02/2017 £129,501 Action Tutoring Ltd 4? Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to Action Tutoring Ltd Grant Ref AC00598
28/02/2017 £25,000 New Economics Foundation 11? ShareLab programme grant to New Economics Foundation Grant Ref AC00607
28/02/2017 £142,291 TLG 6? Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to TLG Grant Ref AC00602
28/02/2017 £149,700 Tutorfair Foundation 1? Click Connect Learn programme grant to Tutorfair Foundation Grant Ref AC00622
28/02/2017 £177,500 Fareshare 9? Second Half Fund programme grant to Fareshare Grant Ref AC00603
28/02/2017 £270,000 The Reader Organisation 10? Second Half Fund programme grant to The Reader Organisation Grant Ref AC00616
28/02/2017 £49,044 Beanstalk 8? Give More Get More programme grant to Beanstalk Grant Ref AC00594
28/02/2017 £113,000 The Access Project 4? Click Connect Learn programme grant to The Access Project Grant Ref AC00626
28/02/2017 £39,013 The Access Project 4? Second Half Fund programme grant to The Access Project Grant Ref AC00629
08/01/2017 £500,000 Studio Wayne McGregor 2?
31/08/2016 £831,444 The Stroke Association 7? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC00577
31/08/2016 £825,000 British Red Cross Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Red Cross Grant Ref AC00578
31/07/2016 £958,309 British Lung Foundation 5? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Lung Foundation Grant Ref AC00570
31/07/2016 £10,000 Involve 5? Public and Social Innovation: General Code programme grant to Involve Grant Ref AR00222
30/06/2016 £509,017 Shared Lives Plus Limited 5? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Shared Lives Plus Limited Grant Ref AC00572
30/06/2016 £420,133 Carers UK 8? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Carers UK Grant Ref AC00571
30/06/2016 £732,500 NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) 8? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) Grant Ref AC00573
31/05/2016 £54,345 Artis Community 2? Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Artis Community Grant Ref ACE0367
31/05/2016 £73,080 Bombastic Dance Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Bombastic Dance Grant Ref ACE0368
31/05/2016 £35,916 Hijinx 8? Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Hijinx Grant Ref ACE0372
31/05/2016 £24,700 Arts Alive Wales 3? Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Arts Alive Wales Grant Ref ACE0370
30/04/2016 £10,000 Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru 1? Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru Grant Ref ACE0358
30/04/2016 £20,000 The National Holocaust Centre and Museum 5? Accelerator for the Arts programme grant to The National Holocaust Centre and Museum Grant Ref ACE0366
30/04/2016 £20,000 Miracle Theatre Company 3? Accelerator for the Arts programme grant to Miracle Theatre Company Grant Ref ACE0359
29/02/2016 £18,343 Arts Council of Wales 1? Y Lab - Digital Innovation Fund Wales programme grant to Arts Council of Wales Grant Ref AC00549
29/02/2016 £35,800 University of the First Age 1? Click Connect Learn programme grant to University of the First Age Grant Ref AC00521
31/12/2015 £22,000 Positively UK 3? Realising the Value programme grant to Positively UK Grant Ref AC00518
31/12/2015 £10,000 DataKind 3? Public and Social Innovation: General Code programme grant to DataKind Grant Ref AR00217
31/12/2015 £22,000 Penny Brohn Cancer Care 5? Realising the Value programme grant to Penny Brohn Cancer Care Grant Ref AC00515
30/11/2015 £70,500 National Voices 1? Realising the Value programme grant to National Voices Grant Ref AC00512
30/11/2015 £40,000 360Giving 4? Open Philanthropy / 360Giving programme grant to 360Giving Grant Ref AC00511
31/10/2015 £15,220 British Red Cross Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Red Cross Grant Ref AC00509
31/10/2015 £15,000 Diabetes UK 4? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Diabetes UK Grant Ref AC00510
31/10/2015 £15,000 NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) 8? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) Grant Ref AC00506
31/10/2015 £15,000 The Conservation Volunteers 7? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Conservation Volunteers Grant Ref AC00508
30/09/2015 £15,000 Shared Lives Plus Limited 5? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Shared Lives Plus Limited Grant Ref AC00504
30/09/2015 £30,000 The Health Foundation 1? Realising the Value programme grant to The Health Foundation Grant Ref AC00497
30/09/2015 £15,000 British Lung Foundation 5? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Lung Foundation Grant Ref AC00505
30/09/2015 £14,392 The Stroke Association 7? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC00500
30/09/2015 £15,000 Carers UK 8? Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Carers UK Grant Ref AC00503
31/08/2015 £36,894 Glasgow Caledonian University 3? Dementia Citizens programme grant to Glasgow Caledonian University Grant Ref AC00495
30/06/2015 £10,000 Action on Hearing Loss (RNID) 5? Inclusive Technology Prize programme grant to Action on Hearing Loss (RNID) Grant Ref AC00486
Main office

58 Victoria Embankment London London EC4Y ODS

Objectives

THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY ARE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT: 2.1 TO ADVANCE EDUCATION, AND IN PARTICULAR THE STUDY OF INNOVATION, BY THE PROMOTION OF RESEARCH AND THE PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS THEREOF, IN: 2.1.1 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; 2.1.2 THE ARTS; 2.1.3 THE EFFICIENCY OF PUBLIC SERVICES; 2.1.4 THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE; AND 2.1.5 INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE. 2.2 TO ADVANCE: 2.2.1 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 2.2.2 THE ARTS 2.2.3 THE EFFICIENCY OF PUBLIC SERVICES 2.2.4 THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR 2.2.5 INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE WHICH (A) RELIEVES POVERTY (B) RELIEVES UNEMPLOYMENT (C) ADVANCES HEALTH (D) ADVANCES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION OR IMPROVEMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (E) ADVANCES CITIZENSHIP OR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT THROUGH OR BY ENCOURAGING AND SUPPORTING INNOVATION. THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR MEANS CHARITIES AND VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS. CHARITIES ARE ORGANISATIONS, WHICH ARE ESTABLISHED FOR EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES.VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS ARE INDEPENDENT ORGANISATIONS, WHICH ARE ESTABLISHED FOR PURPOSES THAT ADD VALUE TO THE COMMUNITY AS A WHOLE, OR A SIGNIFICANT SECTION OF THE COMMUNITY, AND WHICH ARE NOT PERMITTED BY THEIR CONSTITUTION TO MAKE A PROFIT FOR PRIVATE DISTRIBUTION. VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS DO NOT INCLUDE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR OTHER STATUTORY AUTHORITIES. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MEANS DEVELOPMENT THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS. 2.3 TO ADVANCE ANY OTHER PURPOSE WHICH IS RECOGNISED AS EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE UNDER THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AND WALES AND SCOTLAND. 2.4 THROUGHOUT THESE ARTICLES A CHARITABLE PURPOSE IS A PURPOSE THAT IS REGARDED AS CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES PROVIDED THAT IT WILL NOT INCLUDE ANY PURPOSE WHICH IS NOT CHARITABLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 7 OF THE CHARITIES AND TRUSTEE INVESTMENT (SCOTLAND) ACT 2005. FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, THE SYSTEM OF LAW GOVERNING THE CONSTITUTION OF THE CHARITY IS THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES.