St Gregory's Foundation

St Gregory's Foundation

Charity information

St Gregory's Foundation

St Gregory's Foundation works in Russia and the former Soviet Union. We work with local organisations to improve care for vulnerable people, and to enable them to fulfil their potential

Founded 1991

  • Mission statement

    St Gregory’s Foundation works in Russia and the former Soviet Union to tackle the social problems facing children, teenagers, parents and carers. Our projects address the root causes of disadvantage by putting families before institutions, strengthening a sense of responsibility in young and old alike and providing opportunities for vulnerable people to fulfill their potential. Our work makes our beneficiaries active participants in improving their own lives and encourages a more charitable society.

  • Aims

    St Gregory's Foundation aims to:

    • To encourage local people to take part in effective charitable activity.
    • To widen the opportunities for disabled children to be integrated into society, particularly in St Petersburg.
    • To improve the teaching of life skills in children's homes in Russia.
    • To support families and young people at risk t make them more resilient and pro-active in the face of their problems, to strengthen family life and prevent children being institutionalised.
  • Overview

    Established: March 1991

    Registered Charity Number: 1002469

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 0203 372 4992

    Address: 31 Radnor House 1272 London Road London SW16 4EA

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