Mercy in Action

Supportive housing in the UK, schooling and housing in the Philippines Cebu.

Summary

  • Data submitted by charity:

    22.10.2019
  • Financial year end:

    31.12.2018
  • Income and endowments:

    2.33m
  • Expenditure:

    2.18m
We are a growing charity with good financial stability , balancing financial commitments to projects as well as sustaining our commitments in charity shops which are our main source of income.

Income and endowments

  • Donations and legacies:

    £ 117.92k
  • Trading to raise funds:

    £ 2.11m
  • Investment income:

    £ 40.40k
  • Charitable activities:

    £ 60.77k
  • Other:

    £ 0.00
  • Total

    £ 2.33m
  • Investment gains/losses

    £ 0.00
The bulk of income comes from charity shops with the remaining coming from charitable giving by individuals and organisations

Expenditure

  • Charitable activities:

    £ 655.72k
  • Raising funds:

    £ 1.49m
  • Other:

    £ 26.45k
  • Total

    £ 2.18m
Due to the running of charity shops this makes our charitable activities look low compared to our income. the running of 20 charity shops takes a large proportion of our income

Assets, liabilities & people

  • Total net assets / liabilities:

    £ 0.00
  • Pension assets / liabilities:

    £ 0.00
  • Employees:

    84
  • Volunteers:

    245
most employees are shop staff ( part time ) we have an incredible volunteer base to call on

Charitable spending

  • Total expenditure::

    £ 2.18m
  • Charitable activity:

    £ 655.72k
  • Charitable activity of all spend:

    30.14%
Charitable activity looks low compared with expenditure in running the shops ie rent / rates / staff / infrastructure etc

5 Year Financial history

Income

Spending

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