Overall Score: 1 based on 19 data points
Finance: -2
Governance: 3
Support: 0
Poor Liquidity: -1, Positive trading contribution: +2;Strong growth: +2, Fundraising costs high: -5,
Good trustee age range: +3,

FARPLACE ANIMAL RESCUE 

Animal Rescue, Rehabilitation, and Environmental Enhancement
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • More than half of total income was derived from trading and fees in the latest year
  • 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

Financial issues to consider:

  • Liquidity appears to have been slender at the latest year end
  • Fundraising costs are extremely high relative to funds raised
Established: 15 years
(21 years as a company)

www.farplace.org.uk

gareth@farplace.org.uk

01388517397

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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
31/03/22£4,079£3,753£326£2,508£819£4201.3171350
31/03/21£1,527£1,161£366£920£467£3563.740350
31/03/20£1,078£1,007£71£143£128£350.435270
31/03/19£1,065£1,126£-61£916£57£0n/a31240
31/03/18£1,004£999£5£813£119£0n/a34120
31/03/17£446£456£-10n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/16£292£286£7n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/15£208£203£4n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/14£168£167£0n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/13£119£88£31n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/12£93£88£5n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/11£93£87£6n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/10£145£117£28n/an/an/an/an/a0

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 172.5%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 66.8%
Liabilities/Assets: 19%
Liabilities/Income: 5%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 96%
Reserves/Spending: 1.3427565866772 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 1 months
Quick Ratio: 1.3
Asset Split ?
Comment: Their income had a significant rise in 2018 due to initiation of a trading subsidiary, with a number of shops now open. The 2019 income from this source and other trading activities including vegan festivals made up £749,078 (68%) as unrestricted funding.

Income from individual donations and charitable trusts accounted for £‭262,735‬ (24%), and only £13,042 (1%) of total income was from donations as restricted funds.

Source: Giving is Great

What it does
  • Animals
  • Education/Training
  • Environment/Conservation/Heritage
Who works here?
  • 171 employees
  • 350 volunteers
Who it helps
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
  • Makes Grants to Organisations
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Throughout England And Wales,

Who's supporting them? ?

We have no records of donations from grant makers.

How is it governed?

Trustees (4)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Age Range of Trustees: 34-69
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 19/11/2008, number: 1126812
  • Registered at Companies House on 18/03/2002, number: 04397258
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Conflicting interests
  • Investment
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Main office

FAR PLACE
SIDEHEAD
WESTGATE
BISHOP AUCKLAND
DL13 1LE

Objectives

A) FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC TO RELIEVE THE SUFFERING OF ANIMALS IN NEED OF CARE AND ATTENTION AND, IN PARTICULAR, TO PROVIDE AND MAINTAIN RESCUE HOMES OR OTHER FACILITIES FOR THE RECEPTION, CARE AND TREATMENT OF SUCH ANIMALS.B) TO PROMOTE HUMANE BEHAVIOUR TOWARDS ANIMALS BY PROVIDING APPROPRIATE CARE, PROTECTION, TREATMENT AND SECURITY FOR ANIMALS WHICH ARE IN NEED OF CARE AND ATTENTION BY REASON OF SICKNESS, MALTREATMENT, POOR CIRCUMSTANCES OR ILL USAGE AND TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC IN MATTERS PERTAINING TO ANIMAL WELFARE IN GENERAL AND THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY AND SUFFERING AMONG ANIMALS.C) FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC, THE CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC THROUGH ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT, ECOLOGICAL AND PRACTICAL WORK.

Defined Area of Benefit: UNDEFINED. IN PRACTICE NATIONAL

Data Sources

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