Finance Score: 5
Governance Score: -1
Support Score: 10
  • Future income +5
  • No PartB
  • No conflicts policy: -1
  • Large volunteers +3
  • Grant maker support: +7
Overall GiG Score: 14 ?

HARTLEPOOL BABY BANK 

Hartlepool Baby Bank provides good quality new and used equipment to families with young children or pregnant women across Hartlepool and the surrounding area.We aim to provide maternity items, clothing, safe sleeping spaces and hygiene products whilst offering support, advice and signposting.
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 and there are significant future grants due to be received

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: 4 years

www.hartlepoolbabybank.co.uk

babybankhartlepool@gmail.com

07717337719

Charity Commission for England and WalesFacebook
UN SDGs
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Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income Spending Surplus/
Deficit
Volun-
teers
28/02/23£29,208£19,957£9,25112
28/02/22£26,528£20,492£6,03610
Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
Listed activities
  • Disability
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
How it operates
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Hartlepool,
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
  • The General Public/Mankind
Who works here?
  • Unknown number of employees
  • 12 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£57,439
Trusthouse Charitable Foundation£16,200
County Durham Community Foundation£250
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
National Lottery Community Fund - Hartlepool Baby Bank provides
£57,439 21/06/2023
This funding will be used to employ two part-time workers to support a volunteer-led service and ensure ongoing provision of a Baby Bank and peer-to-peer support for disadvantaged individuals and ....more
Trusthouse Charitable Foundation - Grant to Hartlepool Baby Bank
£16,200 26/01/2023
50% of rent and utilities over 3-years for a baby bank operating in Hartlepool, Tees Valley.
County Durham Community Foundation - Hartlepool Baby Bank
£250 13/05/2022
To support the work of the charity.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (5)
Current Trustees appointed

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 24/09/2020, number: 1191460
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
2 returns made; all on time
Main office

29 SEDGEWICK CLOSE
HARTLEPOOL
TS24 9EU

Objectives

THE PREVENTION AND RELIEF OF POVERTY AMONG SOCIALLY AND/OR ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES IN HARTLEPOOL WHO ARE PREGNANT OR HAVE CHILDREN AGED, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, UNDER 2 YEARS AND ARE UNABLE TO PROVIDE BASIC EQUIPMENT, CONSUMABLES, CLOTHING AND TOYS FOR BABIES AND CHILDREN BY SUPPLYING THEM WITH NEW AND RECYCLED ITEMS FREE OF CHARGE, OFFERING A LOAN SERVICE FOR CHILDCARE EQUIPMENT AND PROVIDING A SAFE SPACE AND SIGNPOSTING SERVICE WHERE THEY MAY ACCESS PEER TO PEER SUPPORT AND SUPPORT FROM EXTERNAL ORGANISATIONS WHO MAY BE ABLE TO ASSIST THEM WITH NEEDS ARISING FROM THEIR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DISADVANTAGE.

Defined Area of Benefit:

LOCAL

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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