Community Southwark Member Profile

This small section gives an overview of Community Southwark's membership and how it compares to the rest of the charitable sector in Southwark.

There are 1,125 registered charities in Southwark. More specifically:

  • 350 charities registered to an address in Southwark state they work in Southwark
  • Of the 350 (above); 238 state they work only in Southwark
  • 189 registered charities with an address in Southwark state that they work throughout London
  • 456 registered charities with an address in Southwark state that they work throughout England and Wales
  • There are an additional 421 registered charities with contact addresses outside of the borough but which specifically state they work in Southwark.

As of September 2014, Community Southwark has 365 members – this represents a 7% increase since the end of June 2014. There are 20 individual members (5% of total membership) and the remainder are full members.

Size by income

Income

Community Southwark Mem

 

All VCS

 

Mem:All Ratio

<£20k

192

56%

498

44%

1:2.5

£20k-£100k

57

17%

211

19%

1:3.7

£100k-£1m

67

19%

273

24%

1:4.0

£1m plus

29

8%

143

13%

1:4.9

 

Location

Income

Community Southwark Mem

%

All VCS

%

Mem:All Ratio

Borough, Bankside and Walworth

70

26%

445

40%

1:6.3

Bermondsey and Rotherhithe

51

19%

266

24%

1:5.2

Camberwell

33

12%

111

10%

1:3.3

Peckham and Nunhead

69

26%

149

14%

1:2.1

Dulwich

50

18%

129

12%

1:2.5

 

Primary Purpose (count of members)

Animal welfare

1

Health& social care

69

Arts & culture

34

Housing

10

Campaigning

8

Information, advice & legal

24

Community

63

International aid

-

Education & training

52

Sport & leisure

10

Faith

-

Sustainability/ environment

3

Fundraising

-

Support services

20

Grant making

4

Transport

3

 

Primary User Group (members)

Adult Learners

5

Men

3

Animals

1

Mental health

7

Bereaved People

2

Older People

11

BAME 

32

Organisations (charities)

4

Carers

1

Patients

1

Children & Families

42

People with Addictions

-

Disabled people 

18

Prisoners / Ex-Offenders

-

Faith Community

6

Residents & Tenants

21

Forces / Ex-Forces

-

Single Issue Groups 

1

General Public

64

Survivors of abuse

-

Homeless People

4

Trafficked People / Sex workers

-

People living in poverty

5

Unemployed People

7

LGBT

1

Women

10

Masons

-

Young people

51