CharityDetail

What it does
    Advocating, raising awareness and educating the public, statutory and non- statutory agencies about the issues and difficulties affecting the lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) people. This includes staging an annual LGBT festival and smaller events, including regular social events for the LGBT community and allies in a safe environment throughout the year.
Who it helps
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity
  • Recreation
Where it operates
  • Durham
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/03/2018 £17,228 £16,974 £254 30/01/2019
31/03/2017 £13,750 £13,640 £110 31/01/2018
31/03/2016 £6,250 £6,150 £100 30/01/2017
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 1 grant making charity totalling £19,400

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£3,000
28/02/2019
County Durham Community Foundation To support Durham Pride 2019.
£7,200
23/05/2018
County Durham Community Foundation To support victims of crime.
£4,000
25/05/2017
County Durham Community Foundation Towards the Durham Pride event.
£5,200
07/06/2016
County Durham Community Foundation Towards the Rainbow Project which is a new initiative for the LGBT community and allies in County Durham and will be launched at the Pride event.
Governance
Trustees (3)
  • Mr Mel Metcalf
  • Tracy Anne Reeves
  • Daniel Wilkes
Main office

St. Aidans College
Windmill Hill
Durham
DH1 3LJ

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1159910
  • First registered on 12/01/2015
Objectives

(1) TO PROMOTE EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT AND IN PARTICULAR THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION ON THE GROUNDS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY OF THOSE LIVING IN COUNTY DURHAM AND THE SURROUNDING AREAS IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY BY: (A) ADVOCATE, RAISE AWARENESS AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC AND STATUTORY AND NONSTATUTORY AGENCIES ABOUT THE ISSUES AND DIFFICULTIES AFFECTING THE LIVES OF LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER (LGBT) PEOPLE; (B) CULTIVATING A SENTIMENT IN FAVOUR OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY IN PARTICULAR THROUGH CELEBRATING THE DIVERSITY OF THE LGBT COMMUNITY; (C) STAGE AN ANNUAL LGBT FESTIVAL AND SMALLER EVENTS, INCLUDING REGULAR SOCIAL EVENTS FOR THE LGBT COMMUNITY AND ALLIES IN A SAFE ENVIRONMENT THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. (2) TO PRESERVE AND PROTECT THE HEALTH OF LGBT PEOPLE IN COUNTY DURHAM, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THOSE LIVING WITH HIV AND AIDS BY THE PROVISION OF INFORMATION AND SUPPORT.