United Purpose

United Purpose

Charity information

United Purpose

Concern Universal helps communities around the world find practical, long term solutions to poverty.

Founded 1976

  • Mission statement

    Concern Universal works in partnership to challenge poverty and inequality. We support practical actions that enable people to improve their lives and shape their own futures.

    Our vision is a world where justice, dignity and respect prevail for all.

    We believe passionately that each person has the right to what they need to live a life of dignity. In line with the international Millennium Development Goals, we believe that extreme poverty can and must be meaningfully tackled. We are determined to do all we can to play our part in the global movement challenging poverty and inequality, by working directly with partners and communities to identify real opportunities for lasting and positive change.

  • Aims

    United Purpose aims to:

    • Enable people living in poverty to improve the quality of their lives through community-led development.
    • Amplify the voices of people living in poverty, enabling them to advocate for a fairer and more environmentally sustainable world.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1976

    Registered Charity Number: 272465

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 539

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 45

    Phone number: 02920 220066

    Address: 14 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9LJ

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