Finance Score: 2
Governance Score: 2
Support Score: 9
  • Strong growth: +2
  • No PartB
  • No conflicts policy: -1
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +9
Overall GiG Score: 13 ?

DURHAM CITY YOUTH PROJECT 

The project aims to provide experiences and opportunities both social and educational to young people who are deemed to be disadvantaged and prone to "at risk" behaviour. DCYP supports young people from all areas of County Durham and helps to develop their social and emotional capabilities.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • 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 gender

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • 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
Established: 7 years

www.durhamcityyouthproject.co.uk

DURHAMCITYCENTREYOUTHPROJECT@GMAIL.COM

01913832819

Charity Commission for England and WalesFacebook
UN SDGs
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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£168£157£11n/an/an/an/an/a1
31/03/22£197£163£34n/an/an/an/an/a1
31/03/21£87£92£-5n/an/an/an/an/a1
31/03/20£135£101£34n/an/an/an/an/a1
31/03/19£96£84£12n/an/an/an/an/a1
31/03/18£32£45£-13£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
Listed activities
  • General Charitable Purposes
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
Where it operates
  • Durham,
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
Who works here?
  • Unknown number of employees
  • 1 volunteer

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
County Durham Community Foundation£71,565
Garfield Weston Foundation£30,000
Masonic Trust£15,000
The Ballinger Charitable Trust£6,642
National Lottery Community Fund£5,249
DCMS£2,780
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
National Lottery Community Fund - MH Summer Fun
£5,249 28/07/2023
The funding will be used to run diversionary activities including sports fitness and craft sessions to young people aged 11-19 years old during the summer holidays. The project will engage young ....more
Masonic Trust - MCF Small Grant
£15,000 10/05/2023
Unrestricted core funding for small charities
County Durham Community Foundation - Durham Healthy Minds Core Costs
£4,982 23/03/2023
To support the Durham Healthy Minds Core Costs project.
County Durham Community Foundation - Durham City Youth Project
£19,740 16/11/2022
To support the core costs of the charity.
County Durham Community Foundation - Durham City Youth Project
£2,000 09/11/2022
To continue to offer healthy meals.
County Durham Community Foundation - Get Your Beat On!
£9,003 09/03/2022
The Get Your Beat On! project.
County Durham Community Foundation - High Sheriff Award 2022
£1,000 16/02/2022
High Sheriff Award 2021
The Ballinger Charitable Trust - Grant to Durham City Youth Project
£6,642 12/08/2021
Towards the cost of a replacement bus for youth outreach work.
County Durham Community Foundation - Durham Healthy Minds
£25,000 21/06/2021
To offer a holistic psychological package of support for young people.
County Durham Community Foundation - City Centre Detached
£4,840 14/05/2021
Towards the salary of 2 youth workers.
County Durham Community Foundation - DCYP Covid Resilliance
£5,000 24/09/2020
Towards DCYP Covid Resilience.
DCMS - VSCE CMC Fund
£2,780 22/05/2020
NET, Comic Relief and Children in Need will use this funding to provide: increased support to vulnerable people and hidden groups, thus reducing the burden on public services; reach local grassroots ....more
Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
£30,000 17/01/2020
Durham City Youth Project
Woodward Charitable Trust - Towards the project co-ordinator and admin officer’s wages
£1,500 13/11/2018
Towards the project co-ordinator and admin officer’s wages.
County Durham Community Foundation - Youth Council
£3,948 12/11/2018
To support a youth council.
County Durham Community Foundation - Aspiring Leaders
£3,930 07/08/2018
To support the Aspiring Leaders project.
BBC Children in Need - Grant to Durham City Youth Project
£29,949 08/05/2018
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This project will deliver detached youth work in Durham City centre, reaching children and young people living in poverty and those who are at risk of engaging in risky behaviour. They will be safe, ....more
Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
£5,000 29/06/2017
Duke of Edinburgh Award
County Durham Community Foundation - Street Safe
£7,452 30/05/2017
Towards the street safe project.
County Durham Community Foundation - Securing the future
£4,932 27/07/2016
Towards development Worker 7 hours a week to implement a 3 year plan to ensure the structures and foundations.
County Durham Community Foundation - Durham City Centre Youth Project
£4,747 04/05/2016
To support the continuation of the youth delivery.
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Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (9)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split
Based on 8/9 persons

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 20/06/2017, number: 1173498
Gift Aid
  • NOT registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Internal risk management policy and procedures
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Serious incident reporting policy and procedures
  • Social media policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
6 returns made; all on time
Main office

Community Centre
Front Street
Framwellgate Moor
DURHAM
DH1 5BL

Objectives

THE OBJECTS OF THE CIO ARE:TO ADVANCE IN LIFE AND HELP YOUNG PEOPLE LIVING IN DURHAM CITY (AND THE SURROUNDING AREA) THROUGH:(A) THE PROVISION OF RECREATIONAL AND LEISURE TIME ACTIVITIES PROVIDED IN THE INTEREST OF SOCIAL WELFARE, DESIGNED TO IMPROVE THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE;(B) PROVIDING SUPPORT AND ACTIVITIES WHICH DEVELOP THEIR SKILLS, CAPACITIES AND CAPABILITIES TO ENABLE THEM TO PARTICIPATE IN SOCIETY AS MATURE AND RESPONSIBLE INDIVIDUALS.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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