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The Proud Trust Ltd

What it does
    Services Provided by the organisation are in the North of England and are detailed below: 1. Youth work delivery 2. LGBT awareness training 3. Peer support and youth volunteering 4. Community Cafe project 5. Provision of an LGBT Centre 6. Infrastructure support to LGBT youth worker networks and groups. 7. Events and conferences 8. Research
Who works here
  • 28 employees and 60 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity
Where it operates
  • Throughout England
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1161102
  • First registered on 27/03/2015
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £884,796 £578,123 £306,673 15 28 60 12/12/2018
31/03/2017 £628,360 £431,566 £196,794 £425,766 11 24 50 16/12/2017
31/03/2016 £650,392 £540,913 £109,479 £228,972 5 21 60 08/11/2016
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 7 grant making charities totalling £1,818,923

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£10,000
12/04/2019
Co-Op Foundation In Manchester, young people from the LGBTQ+ community will explore the barriers and benefits of getting involved in youth social action.
£178,300
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of a community café providing work experience, training and group support and activities for LGBTQ people in Manchester
£70,000
29/11/2018
Co-Op Foundation Work with LGBTQ+ young people to run awareness campaigns that improve community cohesion, and support schools with peer support groups and LGBTQ+ resources.
£800,000
20/03/2018
National Lottery This funding will help The Proud Trust to build a new two-storey centre with a roof garden on the site of its current premises. The increased space and improved facilities will provide a friendly, welcoming and supportive space for people and groups from the LGBT+ community to use. With a popular café at its heart, the existing centre already welcomes around 500 people through its doors each week. The new building is expected to see this increase to more than 1000.
£35,000
16/11/2017
Co-Op Foundation Working with LGBTQ+ young people in Manchester through 1 to 1 support, community work, volunteering, social groups, and campaigns.
£10,000
02/08/2017
National Lottery The funding will be used to provide support resources, weekly health sessions, and to engage young lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people to improve representation in the media. The project aims to improve their health and wellbeing, and help promote understanding and acceptance and reduce discrimination.
£10,000
30/04/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation The LGBT+ Centre and community cafe
£10,000
30/11/2016
MACC Funding for 7.5hrs/week Peer Support Coordinator to increase staffing for Peer Support Project for isolated and distressed LGBT young people. Increased capacity to recruit and train LGBT young in befriending/mentoring, and match to young people for support
£90,000
31/10/2016
Tudor Trust over three years towards salaries and associated costs at a project supporting young LGBT people across Greater Manchester
£40,000
31/10/2016
Comic Relief LGBT Youth - Safer, Stronger and Empowered
£72,500
30/11/2015
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing support to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans young people in Manchester and the North West of England
£10,000
31/10/2015
National Lottery The organisation will use the funding to increase their capacity by delivering young leader’s training, to run three events and to print “coming out guides”. The young leaders will design and deliver youth work support sessions and events to empower positive change. Three events and production of the “Coming Out” guide for family and friends of LGBT people, will disseminate information and educate the wider community.
£473,123
15/06/2014
National Lottery Not Available
£10,000
21/05/2014
National Lottery Not Available
Governance
Trustees (10)
  • Geoffrey Thomas
  • Alison Ronan
  • Niamh Moore
  • Kat Malin
  • Hannah Saxe
  • David Murat
  • Oliver Bliss
  • Emma Hawley
  • Claire Birkenshaw
  • Not Applicable Heather Graham
Main office

THE JOYCE LAYLAND LGBT CENTRE
49 - 51 SIDNEY STREET
MANCHESTER
M1 7HB

Objectives

THE FOLLOWING OBJECTS ARE FOR THE BENEFIT OF LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER (LGBT) CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE NORTH WEST OF ENGLAND: (1) TO PRESERVE AND PROTECT THE PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH OF SUCH PEOPLE, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH THE PROVISION OF INFORMATION, GUIDANCE, EMOTIONAL SUPPORT AND SOCIAL MEETING SPACES. (2) THE PROMOTION OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY (A) THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION ON THE GROUNDS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY. (B) ADVANCING EDUCATION AND RAISING AWARENESS IN EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY.