Finance Score: 2
Governance Score: 6
Support Score: 5
  • Strong growth: +2
  • No PartB
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +5
Overall GiG Score: 13 ?

MUMS IN NEED 

The purposes of Mums In Need is to support mothers who are or have been subjected to domesticemotional abuse and violence.Mums In Need provides practical guidance and emotional support to mums who have left abusivepartners by empowering them with skills and confidence to move forward with their lives.
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 and dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • Over half the Board have joined recently

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: 6 years

http://www.mumsinneed.com/

enquiries@mumsinneed.com

07730561118

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
31/08/23£173£140£34n/an/an/an/an/a17
31/08/22£124£106£17n/an/an/an/an/a17
31/08/21£52£78£-26n/an/an/an/an/a12
31/08/20£60£33£27n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/08/19£57£51£6n/an/an/an/an/a25
31/08/18£53£34£18£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
Listed activities
  • Disability
  • Human Rights/Religious Or Racial Harmony/Equality Or Diversity
  • Other Charitable Purposes
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Sheffield City,
Who it helps
  • Other Defined Groups
Who works here?
  • Unknown number of employees
  • 17 volunteers

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£10,000
DCMS£9,840
Crowdfunder£4,162
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
National Lottery Community Fund - Funding for CEO Salary
£10,000 05/05/2023
The funding will be used to contribute to the Chief Executive's salary in order to continue with steering the organisation creating strategy for operation and reporting to the trustees. The project ....more
Crowdfunder - Local Action Fund
£4,162 05/05/2022
Covid response
DCMS - Coronavirus Community Support Fund
£9,840 26/06/2020
"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
Virgin Money Foundation - Grant to Mums in Need
£1,000 07/03/2019
Grant through the Heart of the Community Fund used towards the running costs of their SWIFT project - a peer-support programme where women can begin the process of recovery.
National Lottery Community Fund - Swift Project 2019 -
£10,000 20/12/2018
12
The project will deliver a support service for mothers who are experiencing or have been subject to domestic violence. The project provide access to one to one and group support, with the aim of ....more
Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
£10,000 25/09/2018
Sheffield Womens Intervention Task Force (SWIFT)

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (10)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split
Based on 9/10 persons

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 14/02/2018, number: 1177170
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Campaigns and political activity policy and procedures
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Conflicting interests
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Internal risk management policy and procedures
  • 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; all on time
Main office

36 WAKE ROAD
SHEFFIELD
S7 1HG

Objectives

TO RELIEVE THE NEEDS OF MOTHERS WHO ARE OR HAVE BEEN SUBJECTED TO DOMESTIC EMOTIONAL ABUSE AND VIOLENCE BY PROVIDING PRACTICAL GUIDANCE AND EMOTIONAL SUPPORT TO MUMS WHO HAVE LEFT THEIR ABUSIVE PARTNER.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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