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Bonny Downs Community Association

What it does
  • BDCA is a dynamic community-led charity that has been serving the residents of East Ham since 1998. We strive to make a real and lasting difference to the quality of life of local people by promoting community cohesion, tackling isolation, encouraging healthier lifestyles and addressing the root causes of poverty.
Who works here
  • 19 employees and 180 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
  • Amateur Sport
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Recreation
Where it operates
  • Newham
UN SDGs:
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Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £750,613 £777,393 -£26,780 £372,049 5 19 180 29/01/2019
31/03/2017 £771,719 £724,759 £46,960 £398,829 6 41 172 13/12/2017
31/03/2016 £797,756 £717,317 £80,439 £351,869 5 18 60 13/12/2016
31/03/2015 £574,030 £531,082 £42,948 £271,430 5 15 40 23/12/2015
31/03/2014 £560,067 £551,147 £8,920 £228,482 4 15 35 29/12/2014
31/03/2013 £602,678 £550,430 £52,248 £219,562 4 10 30 07/01/2014
31/03/2012 £451,780 £418,740 £33,040 02/01/2013
31/03/2011 £435,631 £426,738 £8,893 16/12/2011
31/03/2010 £429,742 £419,291 £10,451 14/01/2011
31/03/2009 £445,356 £424,261 £21,095 07/01/2010
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 9 grant making charities totalling £1,417,691

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£169,800
28/02/2019
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of the Project Co-ordinator at the 'Children and Families project', providing support for disadvantaged families in the London Borough of Newham
£75,000
10/12/2018
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity provides a range of community based services for people in Newham. Its existing Purpose and Belonging project offers support to homeless and vulnerably housed people and enables them to access new opportunities including securing work.
£100,700
31/10/2018
City Bridge Trust £100,700 over three years (£32,400; £33,200; £35,100) towards a part-time Project Co-ordinator for its Active and Connected Elders Project, an Advocacy Manager and a contribution to project costs.
£55,480
31/10/2018
National Lottery Community Fund No press summary is available in this release.
£44,400
30/09/2018
City Bridge Trust £44,400 over 18 months towards research on new income generation options, and to develop capacity and knowledge within the organisation.
£15,000
30/06/2018
Clothworkers Foundation purchase of a minibus for a charity which works with disadvantaged minority communtities in Newham
£90,000
31/03/2018
Tudor Trust over three years towards core costs at a community anchor organisation in Newham, East London
£92,600
30/11/2015
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of the Project Co-ordinator at the 'Children and Families Project', providing family support services to disadvantaged families in the London Borough of Newham
£75,000
11/11/2015
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity provides a range of community based services for people in Newham. Its existing Purpose and Belonging project offers support to homeless and vulnerably housed people and enables them to access new opportunities including securing work.
£92,727
31/10/2014
Esmee Fairbairn Towards costs associated with promoting independence, participation and wellbeing amongst disadvantaged people aged 50+ living in Newham, by providing a range of targeted activities and services.
£399,938
21/10/2014
National Lottery Heritage Fund Not Available
£207,046
30/04/2014
Sport England Funding under Sport England's Community Sport Activation Fund funding programme for a Revenue project titled 'East Ham Active'. This project is a Multi Sports project, with a focus on younger beneficiaries.
Governance
Trustees (8)
Main office

BONNY DOWNS COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
THE WELL
49 VICARAGE LANE
LONDON
E6 6DQ

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1071625
  • First registered on 21/09/1998
Objectives

(A) TO RELIEVE PERSONS WHO ARE IN CONDITIONS OF NEED OR HARDSHIP OR WHO ARE AGED OR SICK AND TO RELIEVE THE DISTRESS CAUSED THEREBY IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF NEWHAM AND IN SUCH OTHER PARTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OR THE WORLD AS THE DIRECTORS OF THE CHARITY (HEREIN CALLED "THE TRUSTEES") MAY FROM TIME TO TIME THINK FIT; (B) TO ADVANCE EDUCATION BY SUCH MEANS AS THE TRUSTEES MAY CONSIDER APPROPRIATE IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF NEWHAM AND IN SUCH OTHER PARTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OR THE WORLD AS THE TRUSTEE MAY FROM TIME TO TIME THINK FIT; (C) TO PROVIDE AND PROMOTE THE PROVISION OF RECREATIONAL AND SPORTING FACILITIES FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE COMMUNITY AND IN PARTICULAR (THOUGH NOT BY WAY OF LIMITATION ) FOR YOUNG PEOPLE OLD PEOPLE SINGLE PARENTS AND FAMILIES IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF NEWHAM AND IN SUCH OTHER PARTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OR THE WORLD AS THE TRUSTEES MAY FROM TIME TO TIME THINK FIT; (D) TO PROMOTE AND FULFIL SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES BENEFICIAL TO THE COMMUNITY IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF NEWHAM AND IN SUCH OTHER PARTS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OR THE WORLD AS THE TRUSTEES MAY FROM TIME TO TIME THINK FIT..