CharityDetail

What it does
    Relieving persons suffering from mental illness by the encouragement of participation in creative activities, particularly, but not exclusively, painting, photography, printing, music and creative writing.
Who works here
  • 17 employees and 150 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Throughout London
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1043588
  • First registered on 24/01/1995
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £826,004 £788,465 £37,539 6 17 150 04/03/2019
31/03/2017 £797,698 £772,528 £25,170 £1,578,222 5 14 150 31/01/2018
31/03/2016 £782,326 £763,875 £18,451 £764,962 5 15 80 30/01/2017
31/03/2015 £686,822 £658,086 £28,736 £746,293 6 17 6 31/01/2016
31/03/2014 £599,337 £596,816 £2,521 £738,977 5 18 150 07/01/2015
31/03/2013 £655,033 £648,252 £6,781 £736,456 4 16 3 10/01/2014
31/03/2012 £623,884 £642,035 -£18,151 £729,690 4 19 0 30/01/2013
31/03/2011 £826,835 £641,583 £185,252 £730,973 4 18 40 28/12/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £269,020

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£44,360
22/06/2018
Lloyds Bank Foundation Supporting and enriching the lives of socially excluded people with severe mental health issues. The grant will fund the part time post of Member Volunteer Support Manager and associated costs.
£40,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Core Landscape -Whitechapel Healthy Garden
£40,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Core Landscape -Whitechapel Healthy Garden
£44,360
21/07/2016
Lloyds Bank Foundation Supporting and enriching the lives of socially excluded people with severe mental health issues. The grant will fund the part time post of Member Volunteer Support Manager and associated costs.
£21,300
30/04/2016
City Bridge Trust £21,300 towards the cost of a part-time (21 hours pw) Nursery Manager.
£10,000
29/10/2014
National Lottery Not Available
£69,000
31/07/2014
Tudor Trust over two years towards the salary of a new post of Personalisation Membership Manager at this creative activities centre for people with severe and enduring mental health issues in East London
Governance
Trustees (7)
  • Dr Mark Salter
  • Stuart Jones
  • Gary Paul Molloy
  • Anne Marie Bibby
  • Shaun Adams
  • Vivienne Havell
  • Sophie O'neill
Main office

CORE ARTS
1 ST. BARNABAS TERRACE
LONDON
E9 6DJ

Objectives

THE CHARITY'S OBJECTS (OBJECTS) ARE SPECIFICALLY RESTRICTED TO THE FOLLOWING: TO RELIEVE THE NEED OF PERSONS SUFFERING FROM MENTAL ILLNESS AND/OR THOSE AT RISK OF SOCIAL EXCLUSION, BY THE ENCOURAGEMENT OF PARTICIPATION IN CREATIVE ACTIVITIES, PARTICULARLY, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, ARTS, MUSIC, MULTIMEDIA, SPORTS AND HORTICULTURE AND TO RELIEVE THE NEED OF PEOPLE WITH MENTAL HEALTH DISABILITIES BY ARRANGING WORK FOR THEM.