Finance Score: 3
Governance Score: 6
Support Score: 7
  • Liabilities <10%: +3
  • Good trustee age range: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +7
Overall GiG Score: 16 ?

THE HOPE FOUNDATION LIMITED 

The restoration of Hope to the disadvantaged through education, creating opportunities for training and building peoples' self esteem through listening social inclusion/interaction and supporting in a non judgemental environment.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received backing from multiple prominent grant makers recently
  • This charity has a robust balance sheet
  • There have been no material income shortfalls in recent years
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of age and gender

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • One or more trustees receive benefits from the charity
Established: 24 years
(28 years as a company)
Charity Commission for England and WalesCompanies HouseFacebookInstagramX
UN SDGs
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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
31/07/22£514£531£-17£0£703£65514.81630
31/07/21£637£587£50£0£719£64913.3182
31/07/20£668£697£-29£0£670£59810.32111
31/07/19*£630£612£17£0£699£662132111
31/07/18£459£445£14£0£0£0n/a020
31/07/17£426£402£24£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/16£367£405£-39£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/15£360£349£11£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/14£468£410£58£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/13£471£466£5£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/12£513£500£13£41£608£2786.7170
31/07/11*£509£508£2£36£596£1834.3190
31/07/10*£667£532£134£25£594£2134.8180
31/07/09£463£446£17£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/08*£439£419£20£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/07*£340£344£-4£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/06£228£232£-5£0£0£0n/a00
31/07/05?£296£298£-2£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/04*£245£300£-55£0£0£0n/a00

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 0%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 0%
Highest pay band: Less than £60,000
Liabilities/Assets: 3%
Liabilities/Income: 5%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 93%
Reserves/Spending: 14.8 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 6 months
Quick Ratio: 9.8
Asset Split ?
Listed activities
  • Arts/Culture/Heritage/Science
  • Economic/Community Development/Employment
  • Education/Training
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Middlesbrough,
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
  • Elderly/Old People
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
  • People With Disabilities
  • The General Public/Mankind
Who works here?
  • 16 employees
  • 30 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.

Major supporters in last 5 years
National Lottery Community Fund£192,946
County Durham Community Foundation£35,950
DCMS£29,980
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
National Lottery Community Fund - Furbdit
£183,926 16/03/2022
36
The funding will be used over three years to develop and deliver a digital project to help digitally excluded people from the Tees Valley access refurbished IT equipment. This includes distributing ....more
County Durham Community Foundation - social activity groups sessions
£11,000 05/01/2022
To restart and develop social activity groups sessions.
County Durham Community Foundation - Digital Devices Development (Middlesbrough Collective)
£20,000 17/09/2020
Towards digital devices development (Middlesbrough Collective).
DCMS - VSCE CMC Fund
£20,000 17/09/2020
NET, Comic Relief and Children in Need will use this funding to provide: increased support to vulnerable people and hidden groups, thus reducing the burden on public services; reach local grassroots ....more
DCMS - Coronavirus Community Support Fund
£9,980 22/07/2020
"The fund aims to:1) To reduce closures of essential charities that provide essential services to vulnerable groups during the COVID-19 crisis by ensuring they have the financial resources to ....more
County Durham Community Foundation - Community Connectivity
£4,950 01/05/2020
Towards Community Connectivity.
National Lottery Community Fund - Food, Fun and Friendship
£9,020 28/02/2020
10
The funding will be used to run a weekly games club within a community café. The project aims to bring people together to reduce isolation and improve feelings of wellbeing within the community.
Lloyds Bank Foundation - Grant to Hope Foundation
£17,300 29/01/2014
The Hope Foundation works across Middlesbrough operating as a community organisation delivering and developing a range of services for and with the community. The aim of the organisation is to ....more
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Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (5)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Age Range of Trustees: 33-69
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 15/12/1999, number: 1078607
  • Registered at Companies House on 27/12/1995, number: 03141290
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Other Regulators
  • Ofsted (Office For Standards In Education)
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Conflicting interests
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
19 returns made; AR19: 45 days late, AR11: 47 days late, AR10: 107 days late, AR08: 51 days late, AR07: 39 days late, AR04: 24 days late,
Main office

The Hope Foundation
1 Grange Road
MIDDLESBROUGH
TS1 5BA

Objectives

THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION, THE PROVISION OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR TRAINING, THE ADVANCEMENT OF RELIGION AND THE RELIEF OF POVERTY OF PERSONS ON LOW INCOME.

Defined Area of Benefit:

NOT DEFINED

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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