Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: 1
Support Score: 6
  • Strong growth: +2
  • Multiple Deficits: -2
  • No PartB
  • No conflicts policy: -1
  • Only 4 Trustees: -1
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +6
Overall GiG Score: 7 ?

ARTBOX LONDON 

Artbox London works with People with Learning Disabilities and Autism (PwLDA) in Islington and the surrounding boroughs. We provide a varied programme of activities that provide opportunities for PwLDA to meet socially and explore art. Our main activities are workshops, open-access studio sessions, exhibitions and trips to art galleries and museums.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received backing from multiple prominent grant makers recently
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • This charity does not have a Conflict of Interests policy
  • There are only 4 trustees

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: 7 years

http://www.artboxlondon.org/

info@artboxlondon.org

07846605993

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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
31/03/23*£160£187£-27n/an/an/an/an/a16
31/03/22£152£138£13n/an/an/an/an/a25
31/03/21£151£98£53n/an/an/an/an/a60
31/03/20£94£86£8n/an/an/an/an/a105
31/03/19£77£89£-12n/an/an/an/an/a60
31/03/18£103£76£27£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
What it does
  • Arts/Culture/Heritage/Science
  • Disability
  • Education/Training
Who works here?
  • 16 volunteers
Who it helps
  • People With Disabilities
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Throughout England,

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
City Bridge Trust£62,875
National Lottery Community Fund£15,565
Garfield Weston Foundation£10,000
DCMS£9,762
The London Community Foundation£8,148
Cloudesley£6,500
Cripplegate Foundation£5,000
London Catalyst£2,000
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
Cloudesley - Grant to Artbox London
£6,500 21/02/2023
SEN and Mindfulness Practitioner Role
Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
£10,000 04/02/2022
Site Move and Development of Artbox London Services Beyond the Pandemic.
National Lottery Community Fund - Artbox Outreach and Loneliness Project
£7,000 22/10/2021
The funding will be used to provide support including one to one outreach sessions for people living with moderate to severe learning disabilities and autism. The project aims to decrease isolation ....more
The London Community Foundation - Grant to Artbox London
£8,148 12/02/2021
5
The funding request is for outreach one-to one pastoral support for those of our artists suffering mentally the most as a result of the isolation caused by the pandemic. This would be provided by ....more
London Catalyst - Artbox London - 2
£2,000 09/02/2021
My Favourite Place Exhibition - Making work through the pandemic and celebrating 10 years' of Artbox London
Cripplegate Foundation - Grant To Artbox London
£5,000 30/06/2020
Subsidised art workshops and social support for PwLDA
DCMS - Coronavirus Community Support Fund
£9,762 19/06/2020
"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
City Bridge Trust - Grant to Artbox London
£59,000 13/05/2020
£59,000 over 2 further and final years (2 x £29,500) to support the charity’s core work with a contribution towards the Director’s and Arts Coach’s salaries.
City Bridge Trust - Grant to Artbox London
£3,875 09/04/2020
A one-off, unrestricted grant of £3,875, equivalent to one regular quarterly payment for the organisations current grant.
National Lottery Community Fund - Subsidised places for art workshops
£8,565 03/10/2019
12
Subsidised places for art workshops
Virgin Money Foundation - Grant to Artbox London
£500 21/05/2019
Grant through the Heart of the Community Fund used to purchase art materials, studio equipment and furniture for their studio on Caledonian Road.
London Catalyst - Artbox London - 1
£3,000 13/11/2018
Art for Relaxation workshop for positive mental health through creativity.
Cripplegate Foundation - Grant To Artbox London
£5,000 25/10/2016
Towards the costs of growing and developing the work of Artbox London
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Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (4)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 11/04/2017, number: 1172529
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Internal risk management policy and procedures
  • Paying staff
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Serious incident reporting policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
6 returns made; AR23: 7 days late,
Main office

Flat 67
Gladstone House
31 Dowells Street
LONDON
SE10 9FF

Objectives

(A) THE RELIEF OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, IN PARTICULAR THROUGH THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES TO ENABLE AND ENCOURAGE PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES TO ENGAGE IN CREATIVE AND ARTISTIC PURSUITS; AND(B) THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION AMONGST PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, ESPECIALLY IN THE APPRECIATION AND PRACTICE OF THE ARTS.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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