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The Harwich Festival

What it does
    Promote the Arts in Harwich and surrounding area by establishing The Harwich Festival as a regional Arts Hub that provides a diverse range of cultural activities, addressing the needs of all sectors of the community;
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Recreation
Where it operates
  • Essex
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/12/2018 £74,688 £73,761 £927 24/10/2019
31/12/2017 £74,360 £57,743 £16,617 08/10/2018
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 1 grant making charity totalling £7,860

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£7,860
30/04/2019
Essex Community Foundation Towards the cost of a new part-time Administrator who will develop cultural activities in Harwich Festival’s new Centre
Governance
Trustees (6)
  • Diana Elizabeth Jane Burrell
  • Dr John Michael Shaw (2 trusteeships)
  • Peter James Davis
  • Rosie-Roella Kevlin
  • Kerith Ann Ririe
  • Fiona Louise Brunning
Main office

8 St. Georges Avenue
Harwich
CO12 3RR

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1171712
  • First registered on 21/02/2017
Objectives

THE PROMOTION OF THE ARTS IN HARWICH AND THE SURROUNDING AREA FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY SUCH MEANS AS THE TRUSTEES DETERMINE INCLUDING: ESTABLISHING THE HARWICH FESTIVAL AS A REGIONAL ARTS HUB THAT PROVIDES A DIVERSE RANGE OF CULTURAL ACTIVITIES, ADDRESSING THE NEEDS OF ALL SECTORS OF THE COMMUNITY; PROMOTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ANNUAL HARWICH FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS IN TERMS OF AUDIENCE GROWTH (OVERALL NUMBERS, AGE AND GEOGRAPHICAL SPREAD) AND DIVERSITY OF PROGRAMME AND BUILDING THE FESTIVAL AS A RESOURCE FOR LOCAL ARTS ACTIVITY; PROMOTING CULTURAL EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR WHICH ARE LOCATED IN VENUES THAT ENSURE FULL ENGAGEMENT WITH THE COMMUNITY