Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: 2
Support Score: 0
  • Strong growth: +2
  • Deficit latest year: -2
  • No PartB
  • 12+ Trustees: -1
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Large volunteers +3
Overall GiG Score: 5 ?

1ST PONTELAND SCOUT GROUP 

The aim of the Group and of the Scout Association is to promote the development of young people in achieving their full physical, intellectual, social and spiritual potentials as individuals, as responsible citizens and as members of their local, national and international communities.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years
  • There have been no material income shortfalls in recent years
  • A significant proportion of recent income was derived from major grant makers including the Government
  • The Board appears to be dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • There are 16 trustees whereas the Charities Commission recommends a maximum of 12

Financial issues to consider:

  • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data
  • Income was lower than spending in the latest year
Established: 31 years

https://www.pontelandscouts.uk/

info@pontelandscouts.uk

01661610020

Charity Commission for England and Wales

Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income
£k
Spending
£k
Surplus/
Deficit
Fundraising
Cost £k
Total
Funds £k
Unrestricted
Funds £k
Mths
Rsrvs
Staff Volun-
teers
31/12/22£34£38£-4n/an/an/an/an/a37
31/12/21£35£23£12n/an/an/an/an/a37
31/12/20£20£8£12n/an/an/an/an/a44
31/12/19£16£11£5n/an/an/an/an/a67
31/12/18*£11£10£2£0£0£0n/a067
31/12/17£15£14£1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/16£17£23£-5£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/15£11£8£3£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/14£13£12£1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/13£14£9£5£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/12£13£10£3£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/11£10£9£1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/10£14£11£3£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/09£14£14£1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/08£13£14£-1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/07*£14£12£2£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/06*£10£10£-1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/05£20£19£1£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/04£14£14£0£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
Listed activities
  • Education/Training
How it operates
  • Other charitable activities
  • Provides human resources
Where it operates
  • Northumberland,
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
Who works here?
  • Unknown number of employees
  • 37 volunteers

Who's supporting them? ?

Donations from Grant Makers ?

We have details on the following significant donations. Multi-year donations are allocated to the years for which they are earmarked.

Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
Virgin Money Foundation - Grant to 1st Ponteland Scout Group
£500 05/07/2021
Grant through the Colleagues in the Community Fund towards the cost of a new Data Projector.
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland - small tents for camps and expeditions
£750 04/02/2021
small tents for camps and expeditions

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (16)
Current Trustees appointed

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 18/01/1993, number: 1016363
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Conflicting interests
  • Investment
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
19 returns made; AR18: 32 days late, AR07: 293 days late, AR06: 48 days late,
Main office

Ponteland Scout Hut
Ponteland Park
West Road
Ponteland
NE20 9SX

Objectives

TO PROMOTE THE DEVELOPMENT OF YOUNG PEOPLE IN ACHEIVING THEIR FULL PHYSICAL, INTELLECTUAL, SOCIAL AND SPIRITUAL POTENTIALS AS INDIVIDUALS, AS RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS AND AS MEMBERS OF THEIR LOCAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITIES

Defined Area of Benefit:

NOT DEFINED

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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