Governance

Constitution

The Ashfords Foundation is a charitable incorporated organisation (CIO). It was incorporated in England and Wales under the Charities Act 2011 on 13 November 2018 under number 1180669.

Trustee Board

Our Trustee Board sets and oversees our strategy and objectives, monitors our effectiveness, and awards the grants made through our two grant programmes.

The Trustee Board meets twice a year, in January and July.

For details about our Trustees, please visit our Who we are page.

Staff Committee

The work of the Trustee Board is supported by a committee comprised of a number of Trustees and members of staff of Ashfords.

A significant level of decision-making authority is delegated to the Staff Committee, which meets four times a year, in January, April, July, and October.

Secretary

Both the Trustee Board and the Staff Committee are supported by the Secretary to the Foundation.

The current Secretary is George Wilkinson.

Registered Office

Ashford House, Grenadier Road, Exeter EX1 3LH.

Registered Charity Number

1180669