Fight For Peace (uk)

Charity first registered in the UK on 01/08/2008 no: 1125324
Charities Commission data

This charity employs 21 people and has no volunteers.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals
4 Quality Education
10 Reduced Inequalities
16 Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions

What it does

Fight for Peace is an international NGO whose mission is to support young people to realise their potential, working with them to prevent violence in their communities. Fight for Peace offers boxing & martial arts, education programmes, careers and guidance and mentoring and advice for young people aged 7-25.

How it works

Provides Buildings/facilities/open SpaceProvides Advocacy/advice/information

Where it operates

Newham

Who it helps

Children/young People
The General Public/mankind


Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 6 grant making charities totalling £3,533,870

When Amount Donor To be used for
31/08/2018 £250,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards unrestricted core costs to address rising levels of youth violence in London and offer young people support to reengage with education and employment.
30/06/2018 £95,000 Greater London Authority The Recipient a violence prevention organisation which exists to enable young people from communities affected by crime and violence to realise their full potential by providing them with the opportunities and positive influences they need to thrive. The Recipient delivers a sport-based Five Pillar model which consists of: sports, formal education courses, increasing employability skills, mentoring and access to psycho-social support and leadership opportunities. The Five Pillars are configured in different ways to create a range of programmes that follow a public health approach to violence prevention at primary / prevention level, secondary / intervention level, and tertiary / rehabilitation level.
22/03/2018 £2,283,439 National Lottery This project will provide training for up to 25 community organisations to tackle youth violence through combat sports. They will become members of the Fight for Peace Alliance - a global community of practice working across 25 countries to prevent violence in disadvantaged communities. Fight for Peace will also expand and replicate its alternative education Pathways programme, which supports young people to gain the skills to progress onto further education and training or to enter the job market.
31/10/2017 £50,000 Garfield Weston Foundation Fight for Peace Hub
30/06/2015 £349,000 National Lottery The organisation works with young people aged 11-25, helping them to realise their potential. The project will support those most adversely affected by or involved in crime, gangs or violence, as well as ex-offenders and those not in education, employment or training. It aims to raise the aspirations, skills and development of young people and reduce the exclusion that they experience.
30/04/2015 £165,000 Comic Relief Fight for Peace
31/08/2014 £300,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards core costs of an organisation that equips young people with the necessary skills to embark upon a career of their choosing through education, personal development, mentoring and sport.
11/02/2014 £41,431 LandAid Charitable Trust To create a LandAid funded outdoor training area on top of the charity's centre in Newham, London where education and personal development opportunities are offered to young people as alternatives to crime and violence. The charity Fight for Peace works with disadvantaged young people through initial interaction with boxing and martial arts. They also provide training in their model for other frontline charities all over the UK.

Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers
31/12/2017 £1,131,256 £1,062,570 £68,686 £2,839,729 6 21 0
31/12/2016 £941,556 £929,691 £11,865 £2,771,043 7 26 0
31/12/2015 £1,712,656 £906,347 £806,309 £2,759,178 11 26 6
31/12/2014 £1,905,018 £770,169 £1,134,849 £1,952,869 27 15 16
31/12/2013 £873,085 £786,641 £86,444 £818,020 12 15 8
31/12/2012 £1,294,790 £653,654 £641,136 £731,575 13 12 0
31/12/2011 £672,576 £614,996 £57,580 £90,439 1 12 0
31/12/2010 £498,370 £501,428 -£3,058 0
31/03/2009 £290,068 £290,843 -£775 0

Trustees

This charity has 4 registered trustees.

  • Andrew Fox
  • Andy Davison
  • Audrey Colleen Bampoe
  • Francis Vincent Hugh Neate
Objectives

TO ACT AS A RESOURCE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE LIVING IN THE UK BY PROVIDING ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE AND ORGANISING PROGRAMMES OF PHYSICAL, EDUCATIONAL AND OTHER ACTIVITIES AS A MEANS OF: 1 ADVANCING IN LIFE AND HELPING YOUNG PEOPLE BY DEVELOPING THEIR SKILLS, CAPACITIES AND CAPABILITIES TO ENABLE THEM TO PARTICIPATE IN SOCIETY AS INDEPENDENT, MATURE AND RESPONSIBLE INDIVIDUALS 2 ADVANCING EDUCATION 3 RELIEVING UNEMPLOYMENT 4 PROVIDING RECREATIONAL AND LEISURE TIME ACTIVITY IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR PEOPLE LIVING IN THE AREA OF BENEFIT WHO HAVE NEED BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABILITY, POVERTY OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES WITH A VIEW TO IMPROVING THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE OF SUCH PERSONS