CharityDetail

What it does
  • Heart n Soul is an award-winning creative arts company and charity. We believe in the talents and power of people with learning disabilities, providing opportunities for people to discover, develop and share this power and talent as widely as possible.
Who works here
  • 10 employees and 70 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Disability
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
Where it operates
  • Throughout London
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1023467
  • First registered on 07/07/1993
UN SDGs
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Good health & wellbeing
Quality Education
Reduced Inequalities
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £902,532 £855,293 £47,239 1 10 70 28/11/2018
31/03/2017 £753,943 £785,233 -£31,290 £86,402 1 10 77 18/10/2017
31/03/2016 £789,661 £846,799 -£57,138 £117,692 1 9 70 19/12/2016
31/03/2015 £994,150 £929,447 £64,703 £174,830 1 10 65 15/10/2015
31/03/2014 £887,217 £881,657 £5,560 £110,127 1 8 72 20/01/2015
31/03/2013 £810,209 £795,954 £14,255 £104,567 1 9 60 07/01/2014
31/03/2012 £619,393 £619,065 £328 £90,312 1 7 45 01/11/2012
31/03/2011 £615,850 £619,497 -£3,647 £89,984 1 7 25 10/01/2012
31/03/2010 £610,510 £605,019 £5,491 £93,631 1 7 3 24/01/2011
31/03/2009 £606,225 £587,355 £18,870 £88,140 1 6 2 30/12/2009
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 7 grant making charities totalling £1,408,815

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£100,000
11/01/2019
True Colours Trust Towards its core work for young people with learning disabilities.
£25,000
30/09/2018
Garfield Weston Foundation Core costs
£340,000
30/04/2018
National Lottery This project is for people with learning difficulties aged ten years and over. It will provide creative activities such as music, dance, drama, digital art, perfume making, cake design, musical massage, light painting and sound improvisation sessions. It will support the development of creative ideas, build confidence and improve life chances.
£250,000
31/08/2017
Esmee Fairbairn Towards costs for a programme of work that will enable artists with learning disabilities to develop and progress in their careers.
£12,000
02/08/2017
True Colours Trust Towards Heart 'n Soul's 'Big 30' installations oral histories project.
£90,000
30/04/2017
City Bridge Trust £90,000 over 3 years (3 x £30,000) towards the Expandable project, including the Project Assistant (2.5 dpw) and associated project costs.
£90,000
30/11/2016
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the 'Training and Taking Part Programme', working with children and adults with learning disabilities across south London
£10,000
07/11/2016
True Colours Trust Towards projects to mark the organisation's 30th anniversary year.
£100,000
16/10/2015
True Colours Trust Towards its core costs.
£271,877
30/04/2015
National Lottery This project aims to transform the lives of people with learning disabilities (LD) living in Lewisham in London, enabling them to discover their creativity and to grow self-confidence, ambition and independence. This will be achieved through participatory sessions, skills development, mentoring and volunteering opportunities and social opportunities.
£119,938
28/02/2014
Nesta Digital R&D Fund programme grant to Heart N Soul Grant Ref ACE0307
Governance
Trustees (10)
Main office

THE ALBANY
ALBANY CENTRE & THEATRE
DOUGLAS WAY
LONDON
SE8 4AG

Objectives

TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, IN PARTICULAR PERSONS WITH PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DISABILITIES THROUGH THE PROMOTION OF THE ARTS WITH SPECIFIC BUT NOT EXCLUSIVE REFERENCE TO THE DRAMATIC AND MUSICAL ARTS. TO RELIEVE THE DISTRESS AND SUFFERING OF PERSONS WITH MENTAL AND PHYSICAL DISABILITIES BY PROVIDING THEM WITH A WIDE RANGE OF EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES