Finance Score: -2
Governance Score: 3
Support Score: 5
  • Multiple Deficits: -2
  • No PartB
  • No volunteer policy: -2
  • No conflicts policy: -1
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Large volunteers +3
  • Grant maker support: +2
Overall GiG Score: 6 ?

THE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF THE UPPER SKERNE 

Church of England Parish serving the communities of Sedgefield, Bishop Middleham, Fishburn & the Trimdons & surrounding villages.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • The charity has received modest backing from a grant maker recently
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of gender and dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • Although this charity works with volunteers it does not have a Volunteer Management policy
  • This charity does not have a Conflict of Interests policy

Financial issues to consider:

  • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data
  • On several occasions in recent years income has been less than spending
Established: 14 years

upperskerne.org.uk

upperskerne@gmail.com

01429882115

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£262£153£109n/an/an/an/an/a35
31/12/21£154£133£21n/an/an/an/an/a35
31/12/20£84£124£-40n/an/an/an/an/a25
31/12/19£153£193£-41n/an/an/an/an/a40
31/12/18£186£164£22£0£0£0n/a050
31/12/17£159£154£5£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/16£225£262£-37£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/15£205£230£-24£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/14£178£150£28£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/13£216£162£54£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/12£137£175£-38£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/11*£161£162£-1£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
What it does
  • Religious Activities
Who works here?
  • 35 volunteers
Who it helps
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Other charitable activities
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Durham,

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
County Durham Community Foundation - St Michael's Church Boiler Replacement
£5,000 10/03/2022
To replace the boiler.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (12)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 12/11/2009, number: 1132664
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Filing Record
12 returns made; AR11: 3 days late,
Main office

St. Albans Church
Northside Terrace
Trimdon Grange
TRIMDON STATION
County Durham
TS29 6HG

Objectives

Promoting in the ecclesiastical parish the whole mission of the Church.

Defined Area of Benefit:

UNDEFINED. IN PRACTICE, LOCAL

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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