The Asfari Foundation provides grants to reputable, registered and experienced local and international organisations that support education, civil society, and relief.
While we have made grants as small as £3,000 and as large as £7m, our average grants tend to be between £20,000 and £50,000.
In 2016 total expenditure came to £4m, including operational costs of £0.5m.
2016 expenditure by programme area
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The main source of income for the Foundation are the donations received from the Asfari family. In 2016 these totalled £4.4m after reclaiming Gift Aid. The Foundation has investments to a value of some £12.5m, from which it draws part of its programme expenditure. In 2015, this totalled £0.6m.
For a link to the Asfari Foundation’s 2016 financial information on the UK Charity Commission’s Beta service, please click here.
Please click on the links below for annual reports for the years 2012 to 2016:
Further detailed legal and financial information about the Foundation can be found on the Charity Commission website.