CharityDetail

The Knights Youth Centre

What it does
    Knights Youth Centre (KYC) is a Voluntary and Christian service provider. KYC has worked in the Lambeth since 1936. KYC provides a quality youth service for between 100 - 150 young people (aged 8 -24) each week Please also see Charity No. 303280
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
  • Religious Activities
  • Amateur Sport
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Croydon, Lambeth, Southwark, Wandsworth, Lewisham
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1140232
  • First registered on 04/02/2011
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £158,829 £184,607 -£25,778 21/12/2018
31/03/2017 £203,811 £204,775 -£964 30/11/2017
31/03/2016 £221,959 £214,560 £7,399 30/12/2016
31/03/2015 £178,210 £162,228 £15,982 12/11/2015
31/03/2014 £150,248 £188,795 -£38,547 09/11/2014
31/03/2013 £225,025 £217,569 £7,456 08/12/2013
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £404,822

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£79,753
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority To help children and young people fulfil their potential, particularly those at risk of getting caught up in crime.
£79,753
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority GEAC - (Girls Empowered Against Crime) To prevent young women at severe risk of becoming involved in crime, gangs and violence, entering the Criminal Justice System. KYC has created a multi-faceted Intervention Service, collaborating with partners and providing activities and support services that cater to the specific needs of young woman who are vulnerable.
£79,753
30/09/2018
Greater London Authority To help children and young people fulfil their potential, particularly those at risk of getting caught up in crime.
£42,563
12/11/2014
Lloyds Bank Foundation Knights Youth Centre provides youth services for people aged 8-24 on the Clapham Park estate. It is seeking funding for its proposed EXIT programme, targeted at young people aged 17-24 providing training, education and employment opportunities
£123,000
31/01/2014
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of the 'Trainee Youth Leadership Apprenticeship Programme' providing training and support to young people at risk in the London Borough of Lambeth
Governance
Trustees (11)
  • John Saunders
  • Millicent Grant
  • Chris Giles
  • Christopher Ronald Saunders
  • Martin Richard Long
  • David Dowie
  • Robert Quinn
  • Edward Wall
  • Abbi Oakley
  • Andrea Rowe
  • Caspar Kennerdale
Main office

KNIGHTS YOUTH CENTRE
27 STREATHAM PLACE
LONDON
SW2 4QQ

Objectives

3.1 TO HELP CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE, ESPECIALLY BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH PHYSICAL, SOCIAL EDUCATION, RECREATIONAL, TRAINING AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES, SO AS TO DEVELOP THEIR PHYSICAL, MENTAL, CULTURAL, EDUCATIONAL, MORAL, EMOTIONAL AND SPIRITUAL CAPACITIES, INCLUDING THE PROMOTION OF CHRISTIAN CITIZENSHIP, THAT THEY MAY GROW TO FULL MATURITY AS INDEPENDENT, MATURE AND RESPONSIBLE INDIVIDUALS AND MEMBERS OF SOCIETY 3 2 TO ADVANCE AND PROMOTE THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING OF SUCH YOUNG PERSONS IN THE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUISITE FOR EMPLOYMENT