Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: 3
Support Score: 5
  • No PartB
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Large volunteers +3
  • Grant maker support: +2
Overall GiG Score: 8 ?

RED BALLOONS 

Promotion of the benefits of physical exercise on mental and physical wellbeing. Support to choose and take part in suitable activities and promotion of healthy lifestyle to support wellbeing.
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 including the Government 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: 3 years

www.redballoons.org.uk

red.3.balloons@gmail.com

07871658157

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Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income Spending Surplus/
Deficit
Volun-
teers
13/05/23£62,240£49,919£12,32120
13/05/22£39,490£22,271£17,21912
Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
What it does
  • Economic/Community Development/Employment
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
Who works here?
  • 20 volunteers
Who it helps
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Throughout England And Wales,

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
Co-Operative Group - Grant to Red Balloons
£1,630 21/10/2023
We would like to offer retreats where we take people away into the countryside for a wellbeing day, including walking, peer support and self-development sessions, in a supportive environment.
County Durham Community Foundation - Red Balloons Ramblers
£5,000 30/09/2022
The Red Balloons Ramblers project - towards a series of guided walks/hikes around Tees Valley and Yorkshire.

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (3)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 14/05/2021, number: 1194467
Gift Aid
  • NOT registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Conflicting interests
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Internal risk management policy and procedures
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Serious incident reporting policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
2 returns made; all on time
Main office

9 Aberdovey Drive
Eaglescliffe
STOCKTON-ON-TEES
Cleveland
TS16 9EZ

Objectives

TO PROMOTE AND PROTECT THE PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH OF THE PUBLIC BY;RAISING PUBLIC AWARENESS THROUGH EDUCATION AND TRAINING IN ALL AREAS RELATING TO MENTAL HEALTH AND THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF GOOD MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH BY THE PROVISION OF ACTIVITIES OR INFORMATION AS THE TRUSTEES SHALL DEEM APPROPRIATE.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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