Finance Score: 5
Governance Score: 2
Support Score: 9
  • Future income +5
  • No PartB
  • No volunteer policy: -2
  • No conflicts policy: -1
  • 12+ Trustees: -1
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +9
Overall GiG Score: 16 ?

THE PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF CATFORD (SOUTHEND) AND DOWNHAM 

- Regular public worship open to all- Provision of sacred space for personal prayer and contemplation- Pastoral work visiting sick and the bereaved- Teaching of Christianity through sermons, courses and small groups- Maintenance of cooperative links with the local church school with joint church/school activity
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received backing from several prominent grant makers recently and there are significant future grants due to be received
  • There have been no material income shortfalls in recent years
  • 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
  • There are 14 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

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£363£348£15n/an/an/an/an/a30
31/12/21£264£254£10n/an/an/an/an/a20
31/12/20£304£263£41n/an/an/an/an/a20
31/12/19£329£295£34n/an/an/an/an/a30
31/12/18£348£339£9£0£0£0n/a020
31/12/17£292£376£-84£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/16£301£315£-14£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/15£271£197£74£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/14£218£229£-10£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/13£221£199£21£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/12£199£253£-54£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/11£219£132£87£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
Established: 13 years

www.southwark.anglican.org

revpeterorgan@gmail.com

02045418384

Charity Commission for England and WalesFacebookX
UN SDGs
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Listed activities
  • Religious Activities
GiG Classification
  • Christian congregations
How it operates
  • Makes Grants to Organisations
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Lewisham,
Who it helps
  • The General Public/Mankind

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£310,005
The Charity of Sir Richard Whittington£60,000
Henry Smith Charity£45,000
Co-Operative Group£18,907
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
Co-Operative Group - Grant to The Front Room Club
£1,845 21/10/2023
We'd like to add to our current provision some additional wellbeing services, including extending the pain clinic, running a wellbeing discussion group, and partnering with a self-care project.
National Lottery Community Fund - The Front Room Downham
£310,005 16/02/2023
This funding will be used to deliver a cafe style drop-in for those experiencing or at risk of social isolation. This provides a safe welcoming and supportive place to grow with access to support and ....more
Co-Operative Group - Grant to The Front Room Club
£2,503 22/10/2022
We will pay our nurse and our advice worker to support people by discussing and addressing the challenges they face as a result of the pandemic.
The Charity of Sir Richard Whittington - Grant to The District Church Council (DCC) of St Luke’s Downham
£60,000 30/06/2022
The continued peace and prosperity of the Downham area and further investment in our local community in one of the most deprived areas in England.
Co-Operative Group - Grant to St Luke's Downham
£4,641 23/10/2021
We'd like to support vulnerable and socially isolated people by providing group workshops and one-to-one sessions discussing the impact of the pandemic on their mental and physical health.
Co-Operative Group - Grant to Parish Nursing Downham
£4,498 24/10/2020
The Parish Nursing project will help vulnerable people to better access healthcare and improve their physical and mental health.
Co-Operative Group - Grant to The Front Room Club - St Luke's Downham
£5,420 15/11/2019
We want to run courses and workshops at our drop-in to encourage social integration and positive physical and mental health.
Henry Smith Charity - Grant to St Luke's Downham
£45,000 23/10/2019
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towards three years' employment costs for a Children and Families Outreach Worker with a focus on working with children with Autism Spectrum Condition and Special Educational Needs for the parish in ....more
Co-Operative Group - Grant to St John the Baptist Church, Catford
£4,926 19/11/2018
We will recruit a professional story teller for weekly story time sessions for mums and toddlers.
Co-Operative Group - Grant to The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of Catford (Southend) And Downham
£6,783 19/11/2018
We want to buy new IT equipment, advertise, bring in people to run workshops and recruit an Enabler.
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Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (14)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split
Based on 13/14 persons

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 10/06/2011, number: 1142353
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Filing Record
12 returns made; all on time
Main office

353 BROMLEY ROAD
LONDON
SE6 2RP

Objectives

PROMOTING IN THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH THE WHOLE MISSION OF THE CHURCH.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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