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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

County Durham Community Foundation

  • Income

    £4.1M

  • Spending

    £3.5M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1047625 Company no. 3072153

Contact details

Public address

  • County Durham Community Foundation, Victoria House, 2 Whitfield Court,St. Johns Road, Meadowfield Industrial Estate, Durham, DH7 8XL

Aims & activities

County Durham Community Foundation promotes lasting charitable giving, by bringing together donors with their chosen causes, through well targeted grants that make a genuine difference to the lives of local people within the communities of County Durham & Darlington.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides services
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£4.1M

* £1.1M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£3.5M

Assets and liabilities

  • £10.5K Own use assets
  • £15.0M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £5.4M Other assets
  • £798.1K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

84%
96%
15%

Charitable objects

THE SUPPORT OR PROMOTION OF: (1) ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION (INCLUDING TRAINING FOR EMPLOYMENT OR WORK), THE ADVANCEMENT OF RELIGION OR ANY OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE COMMUNITY IN THE AREA OF THE COUNTY OF DURHAM AND ITS IMMEDIATE NEIGHBOURHOOD. (2) SUCH OTHER EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND ELSEWHERE WHICH ARE IN THE OPINION OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE COMPANY OF BENEFIT TO THE COMMUNITY WITH A PREFERENCE TO THE COMMUNITY IN THE AREA OF THE COUNTY OF DURHAM AND ITS IMMEDIATE NEIGHBOURHOOD.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 23 JUNE 1995 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 28 OCTOBER 2003. CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION ON CHANGE OF NAME DATED 3 JANUARY 2010 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 07 DEC 2015

Area of benefit

In Particular The County Of Durham And Its Immediate Neighbourhood

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales