General

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Can I see the Charity's Accounts?

Yes. They are submitted every year to the Charity Commission., Reg Char No: 1058334

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Where do Account Holders distribute funds?

Funds have been distributed to over 1800 charities. For a list of:-

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Does Keren Shmuel exchange vouchers for cash?

Only under very rare circumstances would we consider paying cash in exchange for vouchers. Charities have bank accounts and will be paid by BACS or cheque.

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How can I donate to a charity?

There are several possible ways, namely:-

  • Using a pre-paid, pre-stamped or cheque voucher
  • Request over the phone
  • Request via email
  • Set up a Standing Order (from your Keren Shmuel account) to the charity (for regular donations or for N-payments) or
  • Using facilities on this web site.
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Oct 13

Can I top-up my Account with a Credit/Debit Card?

No, not yet, this method of donation is currently unavailable.

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Oct 13

How do I top-up my account?

There are four ways of adding money to your account listed in order of preference:-

  • by inter-bank transfer to our bank account
  • set up a Standing Order (request a form from your bank)
  • send a cheque (not third-party) made payable to Keren Shmuel to the address shown on the contact details page or
  • by cash

Note: Please make sure the transaction is clearly identifiable as to which Keren Shmuel account the monies are to be allocated. It is helpful to e-mail us of the pending transfer.

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How much should I donate to end up with £100.00 in my account?

  1. multiply the figure you wish to reach by 16
  2. and divide the result by 19
  3. 16*£100.00/19=£84.21
  4. you need only deposit £84.21
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Is my money safe?

Keren Shmuel has been operating now for almost twenty years under strict financial controls. As such, you can be assured,  as our many other clients are, that all monies within the account are safe.