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Friends Of Cricklewood Library

What it does
    To advance education for the public benefit, in particular, but not exclusively, by providing a lending library and reading room and facilities for educational and cultural activities for the residents of the Cricklewood area of the London Borough of Brent and neighbouring districts and for persons who work in or have a connection to the area.
Who it helps
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
Where it operates
  • Brent
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1168381
  • First registered on 22/07/2016
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £131,301 £2,728 £128,573 31/01/2019
31/03/2017 £3,323 £371 £2,952 29/01/2018
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £60,000

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£10,000
31/12/2017
Power to Change Grant to Friends of Cricklewood Library
£10,000
18/10/2017
National Lottery This project will launch a community library and a range of activities aimed at integrating and strengthening the local community.
£40,000
30/09/2017
Greater London Authority phase 1 of an ambitious project to create a new library and community hub in the ground floor of a new housing development. The first phase will fit-out the empty shell to create a space that meets the needs of a modern, multi-purpose library and allow the group to make crucial progregress on a longer journey.
Governance
Trustees (11)
Main office

116 OLIVE ROAD
LONDON
NW2 6UU

Objectives

(1)TO ADVANCE EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT, IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, BY PROVIDING A LENDING LIBRARY AND READING ROOM AND FACILITIES FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES FOR THE RESIDENTS OF THE CRICKLEWOOD AREA OF THE LONDON BOROUGH OF BRENT AND NEIGHBOURING DISTRICTS AND FOR PERSONS WHO WORK IN OR HAVE A CONNECTION TO THE AREA. (2)TO PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE RESIDENTS OF THE CRICKLEWOOD AREA OF THE LONDON BOROUGH OF BRENT AND NEIGHBOURING DISTRICTS AND FOR PERSONS WHO WORK IN OR HAVE A CONNECTION TO THE AREA THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES FOR RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION OF INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABLEMENT, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES OR FOR THE PUBLIC AT LARGE IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THE CONDITION OF LIFE OF THE SAID PERSONS.