Overall GiG Score: 2 ?
Finance Score: -4
Governance Score: 6
Support Score: 0
  • Reasonable growth: +1
  • Multiple Deficits and declines: -5
  • No PartB
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +0

THE RAINBOW CENTRE MORECAMBE 

The Rainbow Centre is a community centre for the Over 50s. We have about 20 different activities taking place throughout the week, which include Tai Chi, Art classes, sequence dancing, computer classes, short mat bowling etc. We operate a luncheon club and provide meals for luncheon clubs both at the Centre and in the community.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • There has been reasonable growth in spending over the last 3 years relative to the previous period
  • 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

Financial issues to consider:

  • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data
  • Income has been volatile and on several occasions in recent years less than spending
Established: 60 years

therainbowcentre@outlook.com

01524415502

Charity Commission for England and Wales
UN SDGs
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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£54£109£-55n/an/an/an/an/a4
31/03/22£278£143£134n/an/an/an/an/a8
31/03/21£62£57£5n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/03/20*£81£102£-21n/an/an/an/an/a6
31/03/19£70£81£-11n/an/an/an/an/a10
31/03/18£49£83£-33£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/17£85£70£16£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/16*£76£84£-8£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/15£81£85£-4£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/14£92£98£-6£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/13£80£79£1£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/12£92£135£-42£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/11£90£101£-11£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/10£78£98£-21£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/09£213£88£125£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/08£356£97£259£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/07£72£82£-10£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/06£105£78£27£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/05£62£68£-6£0£0£0n/a00
05/04/04£75£70£5£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
What it does
  • Amateur Sport
  • Education/Training
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Recreation
Who works here?
  • 4 volunteers
Who it helps
  • Elderly/Old People
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Lancashire,

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 The Rainbow Centre
£6,237 19/11/2018
We would like to replace our outdated lounge and café furniture for the comfort and atmosphere of our members.

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 14/02/1964, number: 223933
Gift Aid
  • 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 charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Investing charity funds policy and procedures
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
20 returns made; AR20: 2 days late, AR16: 53 days late,
Main office

RAINBOW CENTRE
CLARENCE STREET
MORECAMBE
LA4 5EX

Objectives

ARE TO PROMOTE THE FOLLOWING PURPOSES FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC AND/OR OLDER PEOPLE IN AND AROUND LANCASTER (“THE AREA OF BENEFIT”): 3.1 ADVANCING EDUCATION; 3.2 PREVENTING OR RELIEVING SICKNESS, DISEASE OR SUFFERING IN OLDER PEOPLE (WHETHER EMOTIONAL, MENTAL OR PHYSICAL); 3.3 ASSISTING OLDER PEOPLE IN NEED BY REASON OF ILL-HEALTH, DISABILITY, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP, SOCIAL EXCLUSION OR OTHER DISADVANTAGE; AND 3.4 SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE BENEFIT OF OLDER PEOPLE AS THE TRUSTEES MAY FROM TIME TO TIME DECIDE

Defined Area of Benefit:

BOROUGH OF MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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