Straight accounting

Arrels seeks to be a responsible, efficient and opened entity with the economic incomes it receives. Most of these incomes arrive thanks to all the unpaid donations from partners and donors who are part of a wide and secure social base that allows us to act without any constraints.

Economic data: 2018

Economic data audited.

The total income in 2018 amounted to 3,690,502.60 euros.

  • Public funding: 33.29%
  • Private funding: 66.71%


Where does our income come from?

In 2018, the income has mostly come from partners’ payments (regular donations) and from occasional donors (one-off donations) who have supported Arrels’ labour (42.51%). They also come from local and autonomous administrations (33.29%), from some companies (6.28%) and from some collaborating foundations (2.60%).


How have we separated our expenses?

The total of expenses for the year has amounted to 3,587,712.06 euros. 77% has been invested in directly attending to homeless people, especially in covering housing and social support needs (55.12%), in services of first reception (15.59%), and in our occupational workshop (6.03%).

The remaining budget has been used to organise awareness-raising and political advocacy campaigns (9.91%) and to guarantee the maintenance of the entity’s structure and the coordination of the voluntary team (13.35%).


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