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Abf the Soldiers' Charity

A Registered Charity based in England

This organisation record is part of a group of linked records that describe a single organisation. The organisation is linked to 3 active records and 2 inactive records, from 3 data sources.

The best identifier for this organisation is GB-CHC-1146420 .
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Description

The Charity's Objectives are to benefit persons who are serving or who have served in the British Army, or their dependants, in any charitable way by the provision of grants, loans, gifts, pensions or otherwise.

Also known as

  • Abf the Soldiers' Charity

CCEW Charity number

1146420

Company number

07974609

Registered

Postcode

SW1W 9RB

Website

soldierscharity.org

Latest income

£11,847,964 (on )

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

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

Locations

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Areas of operation in the UK

Registered Office in the UK

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

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-1146420 .

Abf the Soldiers' Charity (this record)

Organisation record from Charity Commission for England and Wales
Last updated 2022-05-25

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

Organisation record from Companies House
Last updated 2022-05-21

Abf the Soldiers' Charity (inactive)

Organisation record from Charity Commission for England and Wales
Last updated 2022-05-25

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

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.

  • Other individual and family services D19

UK Charity Activity Tags

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  • Armed forces AF » Army AF101
  • Charitable activities CA » Grant making CA200
  • Charitable activities CA » Grant making CA200 » Grants to organisations CA202

Theme (CCEW)

  • Armed Forces/emergency Service Efficiency 114

Beneficiaries (CCEW)

  • Other Defined Groups 206

Activities (CCEW)

  • Makes Grants To Individuals 301
  • Makes Grants To Organisations 302

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

Charity financial history

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Year ending Income (£) Spending (£)
2012-03-15 (Registered as a charity)
2013-03-31 13,195,915 15,038,146
2014-03-31 14,454,275 14,751,666
2015-03-31 20,371,444 14,347,130
2016-03-31 22,842,918 13,727,226
2017-03-31 19,371,465 14,452,564
2018-03-31 20,410,772 14,671,035
2019-03-31 17,702,213 22,924,530
2020-03-31 14,777,335 18,113,990
2021-03-31 11,847,964 12,308,072

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

Income from government

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According to data returned to the Charity Commission, this charity did not receive income from government grants or contracts in 2021 (the latest year with data available) or 2020.

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

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
£m
2020
£m
Incoming resources
Donations and other voluntary income 6.2 6.0
Legacies 3.1 3.7
Endowments - -
Donations and legacies 9.3 9.7
Income from charitable activities - -
Income from other trading activities 1.0 3.0
Income from investments 1.4 2.1
Other income 0.2 -
Total 11.8 14.8
Expenditure
Investment management - -
Other spending on raising funds 4.0 5.9
Spending on raising funds 4.0 5.9
Grants to institutions 3.5 -
Other charitable activities 4.7 12.2
Charitable activities 8.3 12.2
Other spending - -
Total 12.3 18.1
Net income / (expenditure) (0.5) (3.3)

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

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
£m
2020
£m
Fixed assets
Tangible and intangible assets 0.1 0.2
Investment assets 82.8 70.6
82.9 70.8
Current assets
Current investment assets - -
Cash 10.1 3.1
Other current assets 4.2 5.1
14.3 8.2
Creditors
Amounts falling due within one year -3 -1
Net current assets 11.0 7.1
Total assets less current liabilities 93.9 77.9
Creditors
Amounts falling due after one year - -
Net assets 93.9 77.9
Funds
Endowment funds - -
Restricted funds 7.9 7.2
Unrestricted funds 86.0 70.7
93.9 77.9

Abf the Soldiers' Charity

GB-CHC-1146420

Grants received

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Received 13 grants. Showing most recent 10 grants.

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Date Funder Amount awarded Description
The Grocers' Charity £2,000 2021 - ABF The Soldier's Charity
Ministry of Defence £158,500 Covid-19 Impact Fund
Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport £158,500 COVID IMPACT FUND
The Grocers' Charity £3,580 2020 R2 Match - ABF The Soldiers' Charity
The Grocers' Charity £2,000 2020 Grant - ABF The Soldier's Charity
Garfield Weston Foundation £30,000 Main Grants award
Masonic Charitable Foundation £2,500 MCF Matched Funding
Essex Community Foundation £5,000 Tools for Transition in Essex Programme FY17/18
Foundation Scotland £1,834 Grant to ABF - The Soldiers Charity
The National Lottery Community Fund £1,279 The North Devon Festival Of Remembrance Concert

Data source

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

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