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Auckland Youth And Community Centre

What it does
    Our mission is to provide the children and young people living on the Woodhouse Close Estate, with opportunities to enhance their development and widen their horizons through a range of activities, interventions and learning experiences, appropriate to thier age and development needs. Current services include creche, out of school child-care, after school play club and youth work.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur Sport
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Recreation
Where it operates
  • Durham
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1118157
  • First registered on 28/02/2007
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2019 £315,553 £344,203 -£28,650 12/06/2019
31/03/2018 £294,550 £338,691 -£44,141 04/10/2018
31/03/2017 £213,867 £182,996 £30,871 31/08/2017
31/03/2016 £179,862 £177,507 £2,355 04/08/2016
31/03/2015 £222,265 £180,204 £42,061 25/06/2015
31/03/2014 £170,977 £155,662 £15,315 11/09/2014
31/03/2013 £135,086 £144,130 -£9,044 11/07/2013
31/03/2012 £160,098 £198,456 -£38,358 07/06/2012
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 6 grant making charities totalling £540,464

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£5,000
13/12/2018
County Durham Community Foundation To support an after school club.
£85,000
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs of an organisation providing a range of activities and services, including a youth club and employment-related training sessions, in a deprived area of Co. Durham
£7,500
23/05/2018
County Durham Community Foundation To employ part-time youth workers to deliver detached youth work sessions across the Bishop Auckland area.
£10,000
15/11/2017
National Lottery The project will improve the facilities and safety of their community centre so they can deliver a wide range of activities, training and support for community groups.
£4,530
25/10/2017
County Durham Community Foundation Towards the after school club.
£4,800
02/08/2017
County Durham Community Foundation To support AYCC with their marketing project.
£10,000
31/05/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation Auckland Youth and Community Centre
£2,070
23/05/2017
County Durham Community Foundation Towards the AYCC volunteer recruitment project.
£362,191
31/05/2016
National Lottery This is a new project that will deliver activities for local children, young people and their families to improve their quality of life and to overcome everyday challenges. The project has been based on what the community has told the organisation it needs to be able to improve health and wellbeing, skills, confidence and engagement.
£4,728
18/04/2016
County Durham Community Foundation Towards improving local young people’s pathways in to employment by delivering activities and courses.
£34,815
20/11/2015
Virgin Money Foundation To provide young people living in a very disadvantaged community in County Durham with child care and youth work training, with apprenticeships and with help to find work.
£9,830
31/05/2015
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland Towards Widening Horizons in Woodhouse Close
Governance
Trustees (5)
  • Nadine Kipling
  • William Wallace Niblo
  • Graham Anthony Tomaszko
  • Jolanta Zofia Drygas
  • Marilyn Carrick
Main office

AUCKLAND YOUTH & COMMUNITY CENTRE
WALKER DRIVE
BISHOP AUCKLAND
DL14 6QL

Objectives

A) TO MAINTAIN AND MANAGE THE BUILDING IN FURTHERANCE OF THE OBJECTS OF THE COMPANY; B) PROMOTE THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS OF BISHOP AUCKLAND, PRIMARILY RESIDENTS OF WOODHOUSE CLOSE ESTATE (HEREINAFTER CALLED "THE COMMUNITY") WITHOUT DISTINCTION OF SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION RACE OR OF POLITICAL, RELIGIOUS OR OTHER OPINIONS, BY ASSOCIATING TOGETHER THE SAID INHABITANTS AND THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES, VOLUNTARY AND OTHER ORGANISATIONS IN A COMMON EFFORT TO ADVANCE EDUCATION AND TO PROVIDE FACILITIES IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE, WITH THE OBJECTIVES OF IMPROVING THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE FOR THE SAID INHABITANTS; AND C) PROMOTE SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES AS MAY FROM TIME TO TIME BE DETERMINED.