Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: -2
Support Score: 6
  • No PartB
  • No volunteer policy: -2
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • All male board: -3
  • Large volunteers +3
  • Grant maker support: +3
Overall GiG Score: 4 ?

WESTPARK LEVY TRUST 

To promote for the benefit of the inhabitants of Darlington and the surrounding area the provision of facilities for recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disablement, financial hardship or social and economic circumstances or for the public at large.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has been successful in attracting volunteers relative to its size
  • The charity has received modest backing from several prominent grant makers recently
  • The Board appears to be dynamic in terms of composition

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • Although this charity works with volunteers it does not have a Volunteer Management policy
  • The Board is completely male

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: 4 years

https://friendsofwestpark.com/

karolyns@bhplaw.co.uk

01325466794

Charity Commission for England and WalesFacebookX

Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income Spending Surplus/
Deficit
Volun-
teers
31/01/23£72,314£33,084£39,23010
31/01/22£80,387£116,303£-35,9162
31/01/21£183,569£43,000£140,5690
Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
What it does
  • Economic/Community Development/Employment
  • Recreation
Who works here?
  • 10 volunteers
Who it helps
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Makes Grants to Individuals
  • Makes Grants to Organisations
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
Where it operates
  • Darlington,

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
National Lottery Community Fund - Support and connect children with Autism
£9,915 25/11/2022
The funding will be used to deliver activities to younger people living with autism and aims to continue offering to support to younger people and their families.
County Durham Community Foundation - Jubilee Art in the Park
£9,370 09/03/2022
Jubilee Art in the Park.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (7)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 10/12/2019, number: 1186861
Gift Aid
  • NOT registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Conflicting interests
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Social media policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
Filing Record
3 returns made; all on time
Main office

B H P LAW
WESTGATE HOUSE
FAVERDALE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE
DARLINGTON
DL3 0PZ

Objectives

TO PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS OF DARLINGTON AND THE SURROUNDING AREA THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES FOR RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION OF INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABLEMENT, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES OR FOR THE PUBLIC AT LARGE IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THE CONDITION OF LIFE OF THE SAID INHABITANTS.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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