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The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-1053055 .
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Description

Mercy Ships UK is part of a global charity that uses hospital ships to deliver free healthcare to people in some of the poorest countries in the world. Our volunteers work with host nations to improve healthcare systems by training local medical staff and renovating facilities to leave a lasting legacy. Since 1978, we've visited 56 countries, providing services worth more than £1.2 billion.

Also known as

  • Mercy Ships
  • Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd
  • Mercy Ships UK

CCEW Charity number

1053055

Company number

03147724

Registered

Postcode

SG1 2EF

Website

mercyships.org.uk

Latest income

£9,343,363 (on )

This organisation record is based on data from Registered charities in England and Wales published by Charity Commission for England and Wales.

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Locations

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Depending on the data source, location may describe the headquarters of the organisation rather than the area it operates in.

Area of operation outside the UK

  • Benin
  • Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
  • Congo
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Cameroon
  • Ghana
  • Gambia
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Mozambique
  • Sierra Leone
  • Senegal
  • Togo
  • South Africa

Registered Office in the UK

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Linked records

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This organisation record is part of a group of linked records that describe a single organisation.

The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-1053055 .

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd (this record)

Organisation record from Charity Commission for England and Wales
Last updated 2022-08-09

Mercy Ships UK Ltd

Organisation record from Office of Scottish Charity Regulator
Last updated 2022-08-04

Mercy Ships - U.K. Limited

Organisation record from Companies House
Last updated 2022-08-06

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Themes and activities

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This organisation has been classified using different categories:

International Classification of Non-profit and Third Sector Organizations (ICNP/TSO)

ICNP/TSO categories have been automatically assigned from a machine learning model, as part of the UK Charity Classification project.

  • International activities G30

UK Charity Activity Tags

These tags are taken from a project to classify all UK charities using a common set of tags. The tags are applied using keyword searching, so may be incorrect for particular cases.

Visit charityclassification.org.uk for more information on the project. If you have any feedback on the classification system or how it has been applied there is a form on the project homepage.

  • Charity and VCS support CV » Volunteering CV104
  • Education ED » Training ED300
  • Health HE » Healthcare provider HE400 » Hospital HE402

Theme (CCEW)

  • Education/training 102
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives 103
  • Disability 104
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty 105
  • Overseas Aid/famine Relief 106
  • Economic/community Development/employment 113

Beneficiaries (CCEW)

  • Children/young People 201
  • Elderly/old People 202
  • People With Disabilities 203
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies 205
  • The General Public/mankind 207

Activities (CCEW)

  • Makes Grants To Organisations 302
  • Provides Buildings/facilities/open Space 305
  • Provides Services 306
  • Other Charitable Activities 310

Scale of operation

  • Overseas

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Charity financial history

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Year ending Income (£) Spending (£)
1996-02-21 (Registered as a charity)
2004-12-31 4,454,110 4,078,031
2005-12-31 4,088,757 3,649,697
2006-12-31 4,894,936 5,328,469
2007-12-31 4,061,883 3,931,646
2008-12-31 4,382,529 4,048,755
2009-12-31 4,396,837 4,632,845
2010-12-31 4,052,924 4,201,392
2011-12-31 4,238,745 4,554,474
2012-12-31 4,589,160 4,333,780
2013-12-31 4,595,772 4,575,430
2014-12-31 6,480,530 6,058,862
2015-12-31 4,984,552 4,789,003
2016-12-31 5,672,341 4,482,151
2017-12-31 5,790,410 4,973,907
2018-12-31 6,887,513 6,415,186
2019-12-31 7,013,969 6,782,481
2020-12-31 8,762,860 8,407,081
2021-12-31 9,343,363 8,591,076

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Income from government

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2021
£
2020
£

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Statement of Financial Activities

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Statement of financial activities for year ended .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£000s
2020
£000s
Incoming resources
Donations and other voluntary income 9,336.4 7,049.9
Legacies - 1,692.1
Endowments - -
Donations and legacies 9,336.4 8,742.0
Income from charitable activities - -
Income from other trading activities - -
Income from investments 7.0 20.8
Other income - -
Total 9,343.4 8,762.9
Expenditure
Investment management - -
Other spending on raising funds 1,927.8 1,868.3
Spending on raising funds 1,927.8 1,868.3
Grants to institutions - -
Other charitable activities 6,663.3 6,538.8
Charitable activities 6,663.3 6,538.8
Other spending - -
Total 8,591.1 8,407.1
Net income / (expenditure) 752.3 355.8

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Balance sheet

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Balance sheet at .

Based on information provided to the Charity Commission for England and Wales in the charity's annual return. This may not exactly match the figures and categories supplied in the charity's annual accounts.

2021
£000s
2020
£000s
Fixed assets
Tangible and intangible assets 3.6 5.5
Investment assets 322.5 297.0
326.1 302.5
Current assets
Current investment assets - -
Cash 5,007.6 4,358.9
Other current assets 392.8 383.1
5,400.4 4,742.0
Creditors
Amounts falling due within one year -166 -258
Net current assets 5,234.7 4,484.2
Total assets less current liabilities 5,560.8 4,786.7
Creditors
Amounts falling due after one year - -
Net assets 5,560.8 4,786.7
Funds
Endowment funds - -
Restricted funds 7.3 223.7
Unrestricted funds 5,553.5 4,563.0
5,560.8 4,786.7

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

Grants received

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View this organisation's grants on GrantNav.

Date Funder Amount awarded Description
Wolfson Foundation £500,000 Grant to Mercy Ships UK
Foundation Scotland £50 Grant to Mercy Ships UK Ltd

Data source

Grants data comes from funders who publish data using the 360Giving Data Standard. It was accessed using the 360Giving Datastore.

Mercy Ships - U.K Ltd

GB-CHC-1053055

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