Finance Score: -5
Governance Score: 2
Support Score: 6
  • Accounts overdue -5
  • No PartB
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Mainly female board: -1
  • Grant maker support: +6
Overall GiG Score: 3 ?


Analysis by Giving is Great


  • A significant proportion of recent income was derived from major grant makers
  • The Board appears to be dynamic in terms of composition
  • This charity is based in an area of high deprivation

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • The Board is predominantly female

Financial issues to consider:

  • Latest accounts are overdue for filing
Financial Data
Income & Spending ?
Period ending 31/03/18 31/03/19 31/03/20 31/03/21
Total income £252,426 £268,914 £245,916 £219,344
Total spending £252,029 £267,874 £255,357 £181,048
Surplus/deficit £397 £1,040 -£9,441 £38,296
Established: 45 years
Scottish Charity RegulatorCompanies House
Listed activities
  • It carries out activities or services itself
GiG Classification
  • Community services
  • The advancement of education
  • The advancement of citizenship or community development
  • The advancement of environmental protection or improvement','the relief of those in need by reason of age, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage
Where it operates
  • Glasgow City
  • This charity is based in an area of high deprivation
Who it helps
  • Children or young people
  • Older People
  • People with disabilities or health problems','Other defined groups','Other charities or voluntary bodies

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£108,793
Scottish Government£29,000
Garfield Weston Foundation£10,000
Corra Foundation£6,000
The Foyle Foundation£5,000
Foundation Scotland£4,461
Specific Donations
Amount When
To be used for
Co-Operative Group - Grant to Reidvale Neighborhood Centre
£1,478 21/10/2023
Funds would be used to cover the running costs of the youth project, including staff salaries, activities and equipment. Young people will be provided with interesting opportunities to take part in.
Foundation Scotland - Reidvale "Let's Get Physical"
£4,461 14/12/2021
To contribute towards the cost of delivering its programme of activities in 2022.
Scottish Government - The Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£25,000 04/03/2021
Detailed description not provided.
The Foyle Foundation - Small Grants
£5,000 11/02/2021
towards ongoing work of the community centre and youth club (awarded grant in response to coronavirus)
Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award - COVID19 response
£10,000 18/12/2020
Doing our best to provide social, educational and recreational facilities during Covid-19
National Lottery Community Fund - socially-distanced services and activities at RNC
£9,793 14/12/2020
This group will use the funding to allow more young people to take part in outdoor activities and to provide more resources so that the Centre maintains the highest level of hygiene standards.
Scottish Government - Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£4,000 25/06/2020
Detailed description not provided.
National Lottery Community Fund - Reidvale Centre
£99,000 16/08/2019
This group will use the funding to run a programme of activities aimed at improving the quality of lives of local people in Dennistoun, Glasgow. Activities will be focused on developing skills for ....more
Virgin Money Foundation - Grant to Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£500 05/08/2019
The Reidvale Centre is an active and strong community-led organisation that offers a wide range of social, educational, training and recreational activities to the local community. The award was used ....more
Corra Foundation - HDG-19/396
£6,000 01/06/2019
Towards the salary costs of the full-time Administrator.
Glasgow City Council - Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£24,407 08/03/2019
The provision of a range of social, recreational and educational opportunities which will improve the quality of life of the community.
National Lottery Community Fund - ITs time for an IT upgrade
£3,908 17/12/2018
This group will use the funding to upgrade the software in their IT Suite at their premises in Dennistoun. The suite is freely available to the public and is regularly used by people experiencing ....more
Robertson Trust - The costs of Reidvale Youth Hub
£43,500 12/06/2018
The costs of Reidvale Youth Hub
Glasgow City Council - Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£24,407 08/06/2018
The provision of a range of social, recreational and educational opportunities which will improve the quality of life of the community.
Corra Foundation - HDA-18/136
£4,000 29/03/2018
Towards the salary of the full-time Youth Development Worker.
Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
£10,000 06/07/2017
Serving the Reidvale community: the next 40 years
National Lottery Community Fund - Reidvale Youth Hub
£9,760 23/05/2017
This centre offers various community services, activities and events for people of all ages. The funding will allow the centre to deliver a new Junior Hub programme and a Holiday programme in ....more
BBC Children in Need - Grant to Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre - Youth Hub
£9,511 09/03/2017
45 children and young people from Dennistoun, Glasgow, will access a fun holiday programme involving day trips and indoor activities at their youth hub. They will gain confidence, new transferable ....more
Corra Foundation - HDA-16/446
£5,000 02/06/2016
towards sessional staff costs to deliver activities for various age groups in an area of deprivation which includes lone parents, older people and people with a learning disability
National Lottery Community Fund - The Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£55,087 16/05/2016
This group aims to bring together the community in Dennistoun, Glasgow, through a lifelong learning programme. This will include arts and crafts, soft jewellery, drama, DJing, sports, healthy living ....more
Foundation Scotland - Grant to The Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£1,800 07/07/2015
to contribute towards purchasing IT equipment.
Foundation Scotland - Grant to The Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£8,139 23/06/2014
To contribute to salary costs of a full time Information and Admin worker.
Foundation Scotland - Grant to The Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
£1,282 17/12/2013
Towards the purchase of a commercial glasswasher to support their community cafe.
Foundation Scotland - Unlocking potential to maximise capacity at RNC.
£22,406 16/12/2013
Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre is a community hub which provides activities and classes for people of all ages with a particular focus on developing skills for employment, improving health and fitness ....more
National Lottery Community Fund - Whitevale Park - Community Park + Outdoor Learning Facility (Community Spac
£14,319 24/02/2012
This group received development funding to develop the currently underused and run down Whitevale Park in the Reidvale area of Glasgow to provide an events space and a multi-use games area for the ....more
National Lottery Community Fund - Spin the bottle/What's your game?
£10,000 15/07/2010
The centre will provide educational and diversionary activities for young adults relating to alcohol and drugs misuse. The grant will fund sessional staff costs for the Sports project and the DVD ....more
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How is it governed?

Directors (6)
Current Directors appointed
Gender Split

Age Range of Directors: 61-81
Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in Scotland on 05/06/1979, number: SC003460
  • Registered at Companies House on 15/02/2008, number: SC337911
Filing Record
4 returns made; AR20: 53 days late,
Main office

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To provide recreational facilities, and organise recreational activities, within South Dennistoun, Glasgow and surrounding areas ('the Operating Area'), where such facilities/activities are available to the public at large with the object of improving their conditions of life. To preserve, restore and improve the environment through the provision, maintenance andlor improvement of public open space and other public amenities, and other environmental and townscape regeneration projects within the Operating Area, and in particular, such areas as are in the vicinity of a landfill site, and in doing so, to seek wherever appropriate (but subject to appropriate safeguards to ensure that the public benefit so arising clearly outweighs any private benefit thereby conferred on private landowners) to carry out works of reclamation, remediation, restoration and other operations to facilitate the use for those purposes of land which use has been prevented or restricted because of previous use. To promote training in skills of all kinds particularly such skills as will assist residents of the Operating Area in obtaining paid employment. To advance education among the residents of the Operating Area. To relieve among the residents of the Operating Area. To promote, establish, operate, and/or support other similar schemes and projects, which fwther charitable purposes, for the benefit of the residents of the Operating Area. And on the basis that the above objects shall be pursued in a nondiscriminatory manner and particularly without discrimination on the grounds of gender, disability, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, political, religious or other opinion,

Data Sources

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