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Rt Community Projects Ltd

What it does
    RTProjects aims to improve the mental health and wellbeing of people in County Durham through engagement in creative activities with others. Our core work takes place in our community art studio 'The Open Art Surgery', a safe and supportive environment where individuals connect with others in their communities, support each other, learn new creative skills, and have a place they can call home.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
Where it operates
  • Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne City, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Hartlepool, Darlington
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/03/2018 £80,708 £71,914 £8,794 31/01/2019
31/03/2017 £68,945 £66,835 £2,110 28/11/2017
31/03/2016 £56,652 £64,783 -£8,131 26/01/2017
31/03/2015 £73,703 £66,329 £7,374 12/01/2016
31/03/2014 £53,010 £51,782 £1,228 29/12/2014
31/03/2013 £56,978 £37,085 £19,893 03/01/2014
31/03/2012 £31,819 £69,260 -£37,441 04/01/2013
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £32,600

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£10,000
31/01/2019
National Lottery Community Fund This project aims to help vulnerable men at risk of social isolation by running a weekly creative activities workshop, teaching them new skills such as woodcarving and printmaking, before showcasing their achievements at a celebration event.
£10,000
31/07/2018
County Durham Community Foundation To support an Arts and Minds project.
£5,000
24/11/2017
County Durham Community Foundation Towards employing a part-time Volunteer Coordinator.
£7,600
31/10/2017
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland Health and Well-being Officer
Governance
Trustees (6)
  • Vicky Atkinson
  • Bryony Hayter
  • Simon Woolley
  • Sara Punshon
  • Rachel Baker
  • Sarah Henderson
Main office

The Open Art Surgery
23 MILL HOUSE COURT
DURHAM
DH1 2JJ

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1141017
  • First registered on 31/03/2011
Objectives

1)THE PROMOTION, PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION OF GOOD MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH THROUGH THE PROVISION OF ART PROJECTS AND COURSES. 2)TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE CREATIVE AND VISUAL ARTS BY THE PROVISION OF EDUCATIONAL COURSES, FACILITIES AND OTHER SUPPORT.