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Helping Hands Community Trust

What it does
    Helping Hands offers advice, support, advocacy and practical help on any issue.
Who it helps
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
Where it operates
  • Leicestershire
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1093415
  • First registered on 14/08/2002
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £152,712 £116,563 £36,149 17/01/2019
31/03/2017 £69,345 £66,155 £3,190 17/01/2018
31/03/2016 £115,835 £109,720 £6,115 27/12/2016
31/03/2015 £156,613 £153,485 £3,128 19/01/2016
31/03/2014 £104,651 £114,869 -£10,218 15/01/2015
31/03/2013 £65,661 £66,245 -£584 10/02/2014
31/03/2012 £61,990 £63,324 -£1,334 07/02/2013
31/03/2011 £52,444 £57,676 -£5,232 16/01/2012
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 1 grant making charity totalling £20,000

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£10,000
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards one year's running costs of a project providing support, advice and advocacy for disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Leicestershire
£10,000
31/05/2017
Henry Smith Charity towards one year's salary of the Senior Complex Caseworker at a project providing support, advice and advocacy for disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Leicester
Governance
Trustees (7)
  • Lesley Thornton
  • Reverend Leslie Grayson Gill (2 trusteeships)
  • Raymond Green
  • Nigel Swan
  • Tony Paul Watson
  • Curtis Nelson
  • Kathryn Da Silva Oliveira
Main office

Helping Hands Advice Centre
66-68 Blaby Road
WIGSTON
Leicestershire
LE18 4SD

Objectives

1) TO ALLEVIATE HARDSHIP AND TO RELIEVE POVERTY, SICKNESS AND DISTRESS WITHIN THE GEOGRAPHICAL AREA OF THE COUNTY OF LEICESTERSHIRE AND IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THE AREAS OF OADBY AND WIGSTON. II) TO PROMOTE THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS OF THE AREA OF BENEFIT WITHOUT DISCRIMINATION BY ASSOCIATING TOGETHER THE SAID INHABITANTS AND TH LOCAL AUTHORITIES, VOLUNTARY AND OTHER ORGANISATIONS IN A COMMON EFFORT TO ADVANCE EDUCATION, PROVIDE ADVICE AND TO PROVIDE FACILITIES IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR RECREATION AND LEISURE-TIME OCCUPATION AND FOR ANY SUCH CHARITABLE PURPOSES AS THE TRUSTEES SHALL DECIDE.