Overall Score: 9 based on 18 data points
Finance: 1
Governance: 5
Support: 0
Liabilities <10%: +3, Excess liquidity: -1, Positive trading contribution: +2;Strong growth: +2, Fundraising costs high: -5,
No conflicts policy: -1, Good trustee age range: +3, Dynamic board: +3,
Large volunteers +3,

GREYHOUND RESCUE WALES 

The rescue and re-homing of greyhounds and greyhound cross breeds.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • This charity has a robust balance sheet
  • 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
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of age and dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • This charity does not have a Conflict of Interests policy
  • Over half the Board have joined recently

Financial issues to consider:

  • Liquidity appeared to be in excess of CC guidelines at the latest year end
  • Fundraising costs are extremely high relative to funds raised
Established: 10 years

www.greyhoundrescuewales.co.uk

info@greyhoundrescuewales.co.uk

0300 0123 999

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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
28/02/22£577£576£1£318£753£75315.718200
28/02/21£604£494£110£273£752£7421816200
29/02/20£473£454£19n/an/an/an/an/a200
28/02/19£456£395£61n/an/an/an/an/a200
28/02/18£320£328£-8n/an/an/an/an/a100
28/02/17£244£263£-19n/an/an/an/an/a0
28/02/16£233£179£54n/an/an/an/an/a0
28/02/15£158£153£5n/an/an/an/an/a0
28/02/14£119£91£28n/an/an/an/an/a0

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 193.2%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 55.2%
Liabilities/Assets: 2%
Liabilities/Income: 2%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 99%
Reserves/Spending: 15.679099567941 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 7 months
Quick Ratio: 22
Asset Split ?
What it does
  • Animals
Who works here?
  • 18 employees
  • 200 volunteers
Who it helps
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Throughout Wales,

Who's supporting them? ?

We have no records of donations from grant makers.

How is it governed?

Trustees (11)
Current Trustees appointed

Age Range of Trustees: 39-69
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 01/07/2013, number: 1152650
  • Registered at Companies House on 20/02/2013, number: 08411721
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Main office

Hillcrest
Bryncethin Road
Garnant
Ammanford
SA18 1YS

Objectives

1) FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC, PRINCIPALLY BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY IN WALES AND IT'S ENVIRONS (HEREAFTER CALLED THE AREA OF BENEFIT) TO PROMOTE THE WELFARE AND RELIEVE THE SUFFERING OF GREYHOUNDS AND GREYHOUND CROSS BREADS (LURCHERS) 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.2) TO PROMOTE HUMANE BEHAVIOUR TOWARDS ANIMALS BY PROVIDING CARE, PROTECTION, TREATMENT AND SECURITY FOR GREYHOUNDS AND GREYHOUND CROSS BREADS WHICH ARE RETIRED, UNWANTED OR IN NEED OF CARE AND ATTENTION BY REASON OF SICKNESS, 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.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
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