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Thames Chase Trust

What it does
    Environmental regeneration
Who it helps
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur Sport
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Essex, Barking And Dagenham, Havering, Thurrock
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1115627
  • First registered on 31/07/2006
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £411,314 £444,540 -£33,226 10/10/2018
31/03/2017 £332,325 £317,036 £15,289 04/10/2017
31/03/2016 £481,403 £438,668 £42,735 30/09/2016
31/03/2015 £328,794 £383,856 -£55,062 30/12/2015
31/03/2014 £314,294 £281,083 £33,211 10/10/2014
31/03/2013 £169,711 £125,275 £44,436 15/01/2014
31/03/2012 £145,810 £95,956 £49,854 30/01/2013
31/03/2011 £48,645 £20,171 £28,474 30/01/2013
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £96,000

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£5,000
31/03/2018
Essex Community Foundation Towards the office acquisition for a landscape regeneration charity
£10,000
30/09/2017
Greater London Authority Cely Woods Community Orchard
£10,000
30/09/2017
Greater London Authority Cely Woods Community Orchard
£71,000
31/08/2014
Nesta Rethinking Parks programme grant to Thames Chase Trust Grant Ref AC00416
Governance
Trustees (9)
Main office

37 FRASER CLOSE
CHELMSFORD
CM2 0TD

Objectives

TO PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC GENERALLY ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE WITHIN THE LONDON AND ESSEX AND THAMES GATEWAY AREA AND BEYOND CONNECTED WITH THE ENHANCEMENT AND IMPROVEMENT, MAINTENANCE AND PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND LANDSCAPE AND IN PARTICULAR TO; 1) PROMOTE, PROVIDE AND ENHANCE WOODLAND FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC; 2) PROMOTE THE GENERAL IMPROVEMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND OF INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE, PARTICULARLY IN RELATION TO WOODLAND OR FORESTRY PRODUCTS 3) PROMOTE AND PROVIDE FOR THE IMPROVEMENT OF DERELICT LAND OR HARMFUL SITES; 4) PROVIDE OR HELP TO PROVIDE FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC FACILITIES IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR RECREATION AND LEISURETIME OCCUPATION PARTICULARLY INVOLVING THE ENJOYMENT OF LAND AND WOODLAND AS A PUBLIC AMENITY (AND IN FURTHERANCE TO HELP TO PROVIDE SAFE AND CONVENIENT ROUTES AND MODES OF TRANSPORT FOR THE PUBLIC, FOR SAFE CYCLING AND FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF FACILITIES INCLUDING NATURE TRAILS, RESERVES AND SANCTUARIES, HORSE AND CYCLE AND FOOTWAYS, PARKLAND AND VISITOR FACILITIES AND CAR PARKS) 5) PROMOTE COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION IN HEALTHY RECREATION BY PROVIDING FACILITIES FOR PLAYING PARTICULAR SPORTS 6) EDUCATE THE PUBLIC IN ENVIRONMENTAL MATTERS, IN ECOLOGY AND PROVIDE BETTER APPRECIATION OF THE ENVIRONMENTS AND WAYS OF BETTER SERVING, PROTECTING AND IMPROVING THE SAME AND EDUCATION AND TRAINING IN ALL MATTERS RELATING TO THE ENVIRONMENT AND ITS INTERACTION WITH THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC WELLBEING OF THE COMMUNITY; 7) PROMOTE THE ARTS WITHIN THE WOODLAND AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENTS; 8) PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE ECOLOGY AND USE OF THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT AND ALL SPECIES LIVING IN IT; 9) PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC THE CONSERVATION, ENHANCEMENT AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC IN THE IMPORTANCE OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN RELATION TO ALL THE ACTIVITIES OF THE CHARITY. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS CLAUSE THE PHRASE "SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT" SHALL MEAN DEVELOPMENT THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS AND IN APPLYING THIS DEFINITION REGARD SHALL BE HAD TO THE FOLLOWING FACTORS, TO SOCIAL PROGRESS, WHICH RECOGNISES THE NEEDS OF EVERYONE; EFFECTIVE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT; PRUDENT USE OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND MAINTENANCE OF HIGH AND STABLE LEVELS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH AND EMPLOYMENT. IN PURSUIT OF ITS OBJECTS THE CHARITY SHALL ENDEAVOUR TO ENGAGE THE PARTICIPATION OF ALL SECTORS OF THE COMMUNITY IN ITS ACTIVITIES.