WUTH Charity (Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Charitable Fund) is the sole official charity of Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
WUTH Charity is also designated as an NHS Charity, registered with the Charity Commission (registered charity number 1050469). The Charity is administered by WUTH’s Financial Services team and its offices are based in the Trust.
“To further improve the quality of WUTH’s patient care, by purchasing medical equipment, improving our facilities and by directly enhancing the patient experience in other imaginative ways.
This is achieved through the spontaneous generosity of the general public and by fundraising activities, events and appeals.”
ACCOUNTABILITY & ASSURANCE
WUTH Charity takes real pride in ensuring compliance with all regulations pertaining to an NHS Charity.
Registration with the Charity Commission means we must maintain clear accounting records and prepare annual reports and accounts. This is very important to us, as it ensures all our activities and finances are transparent and scrutinised by the Charity Commission as well as an independent examiner.
Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017
Income received by the Charity is accepted, held and administered as funds and property held on trust for purposes relating to the Health Service in accordance with the National Health Service Act 1977 and the National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990. These funds are held on trust by the Corporate Trustee. Click here to read the Annual Report and Accounts for year 31st March 2017-18.
This promise outlines the commitment made to donors and the public by fundraising organisations who register with the Fundraising Regulator.
WUTH Charity has registered with the regulator and agrees to ensure that its fundraising is legal, open, honest and respectful.
In addition to the Fundraising Promise, WUTH Charity agrees to have a clear complaints procedure for donors if they are not happy with WUTH Charity practices.