Finance Score: 5
Governance Score: 6
Support Score: 11
  • Strong growth: +2
  • Fundraising costs low: +3
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Large volunteers +3
  • Grant maker support: +8
Overall GiG Score: 22 ?

REDBRIDGE FOODBANK 

Provide emergency food and hygiene parcels to those living in poverty
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • The charity has received backing from several prominent grant makers recently
  • There has been strong growth in spending since inception
  • Fundraising costs are unusually low relative to funds raised
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of gender and dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • This charity is not recognised by HMRC for Gift Aid according to its latest published return

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£612£504£108£3£317£2255.45214
31/03/22£355£339£16n/an/an/an/an/a194
31/03/21£594£401£193£0£193£1364.1373
31/03/20£0£0£0n/an/an/an/an/a0
Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 0.8%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 0.7%
Highest pay band: Less than £60,000
Liabilities/Assets: 1%
Liabilities/Income: 1%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 71%
Reserves/Spending: 5.4 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 7 months
Quick Ratio: 96.9
Asset Split ?
Established: 5 years

www.redbridge.foodbank.org.uk

INFO@REDBRIDGEFOODBANK.ORG

02085180056

Charity Commission for England and WalesX
UN SDGs
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Listed activities
  • Disability
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
GiG Classification
  • Community food services
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Redbridge,
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.

Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
The Trussell Trust - Grant to Redbridge Foodbank
£40,000 17/07/2023
New warehouse renovation and equipment
Essex Community Foundation - Grant to Redbridge Foodbank
£7,500 06/02/2023
to support the running costs of a foodbank in Redbridge, for the next six months
The Trussell Trust - Grant to Redbridge Foodbank
£35,001 16/11/2022
New post - Digital Implementation Officer (21 hpw)
The Trussell Trust - Grant to Redbridge Foodbank
£5,000 20/10/2022
Emergency grant
The Trussell Trust - Grant to Redbridge Foodbank
£137,698 04/07/2022
CA adviser 4dpw
The Trussell Trust - Grant to Redbridge Foodbank
£47,923 26/10/2021
36
CA 14hpw post for three years for outreach advice

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (6)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 10/06/2019, number: 1183803
Gift Aid
  • NOT registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Conflicting interests
  • Financial reserves 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
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
4 returns made; all on time
Recent reorganisation events:
  • Asset transfer in from REDBRIDGE FOODBANK on 21/07/2022
Main office

Jubilee Church
14 GRANVILLE ROAD
ILFORD
IG1 4JY

Objectives

REDBRIDGE FOODBANK IS A CHRISTIAN ORGANISATION, AND THE OBJECT OF THE CIO IS THE PREVENTION OR RELIEF OF POVERTY IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF REDBRIDGE AND SURROUNDING AREAS, PRIMARILY THROUGH THE PROVISION OF FOOD, HYGIENE AND HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS, BUT ALSO RELATED ADDITIONAL SERVICES, ASSISTANCE AND SUPPORT FOR THOSE IN NEED.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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