Asylum Support Appeals Project

www.asaproject.org.uk
Charity first registered in the UK on 25/08/2004 no: 1105625
Charities Commission data
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What has this charity achieved?
Period Output/
Impact
Intervention
period
Unit cost
04/01/2016 - 03/31/2017
505 People trained£0
437 People helped with accommodation£0
UN Sustainable Development Goals
10 Reduced Inequalities
16 Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions

How it works

Provides Advocacy/advice/informationSponsors Or Undertakes Research

Where it operates

Throughout England And Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland

Who it helps





What it does

General Charitable Purposes
Education/training
The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty


Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 6 grant making charities totalling £1,377,899

When Amount Donor To be used for
30/04/2018 £135,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards protecting asylum seekers legal rights to food and shelter.
30/06/2017 £15,000 AB Charitable Trust £15,000 towards core costs
30/04/2017 £90,000 Tudor Trust over three years towards the core costs of an organisation specialising in protecting asylum seekers' legal rights to food and shelter across the UK
31/03/2016 £15,000 AB Charitable Trust £15,000 towards core costs
29/02/2016 £749,996 National Lottery Community Fund Support for asylum seekers in Yorkshire and Humberside, particularly those with mental health problems and in need of psychotherapy support. Short and long term plans will be put in place including helping with their immediate basic needs such as accommodation, clothing and food through to specialist advice and support.
29/02/2016 £135,000 City Bridge Trust £135,000 over 3 years (3 x £45,000) towards the salaries of a Solicitor, Duty Scheme Co-ordinator and Director and associated running costs.
31/07/2015 £10,000 National Lottery Community Fund The group will use the funding to conduct a consultation review of how the organisation has performed in the past 10 years, this will be evidenced through a report and film making to enable the organisation to learn from its experiences and develop a plan for the future services of the organisation. This will increase the organisations capacity and strengthen the voluntary sector community.
30/06/2015 £102,903 Comic Relief Reducing asylum seeking women's risks to violence and personal harm by tackling their destitution.
30/09/2014 £10,000 AB Charitable Trust £10,000 towards core costs
31/07/2014 £115,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards a programme of work aimed at reducing the destitution of asylum seekers by protecting their legal right to food and shelter and lobbying for changes in policy.

Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers
31/03/2017 £487,231 £471,134 £16,097 0
31/03/2016 £334,455 £304,217 £30,238 0
31/03/2015 £276,688 £284,797 -£8,109 0
31/03/2014 £277,975 £268,659 £9,316 0
31/03/2013 £259,042 £229,973 £29,069 0
31/03/2012 £235,613 £232,563 £3,050 0
31/03/2011 £233,912 £193,436 £40,476 0
31/03/2010 £218,022 £198,249 £19,773 0
31/03/2009 £177,089 £166,067 £11,022 0
31/03/2008 £101,298 £98,927 £2,371 0
31/03/2007 £144,598 £134,356 £10,242 0
31/03/2006 £131,125 £105,758 £25,367 0
31/03/2005 £14,000 £4,764 £9,236 0

Trustees

This charity has 6 registered trustees.

  • Alasdair Mackenzie
  • Amelia Seeto
  • Dave Garratt
  • Genevieve Seddon
  • Michael Spencer
  • Nicola Parker
Objectives

1. THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, SUFFERING AND DISTRESS AMONG INDIVIDUALS SEEKING ASYLUM AND SUPPORT IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE PROVISION OF LEGAL ADVICE AND REPRESENTATION AND OTHER ASSISTANCE; 2. THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION THROUGH THE PROVISION OF TRAINING TO PERSONS TO ENABLE THEM TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE AND REPRESENTATION AND OTHER ASSISTANCE TO THE INDIVIDUALS REFERRED TO IN CLAUSE 2.1; AND 3. THE PROMOTION OF SUCH OTHER PURPOSES BEING EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES AS THE TRUSTEES MAY FROM TIME TO TIME DETERMINE.