CharityDetail

What it does
    Peabody Community Foundation is a leading community development organisation working in London, with a focus on Thamesmead. Our community work is aimed at building the capacity of individuals and groups, through employment, training, volunteering, community engagement, youth programmes, sports programmes, financial advice, healthy living advice, and family support services.
Who works here
  • 92 employees and 1050 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur Sport
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Throughout London
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 271731
  • First registered on 20/08/1976
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £6,404,836 £6,864,797 -£459,961 35 92 1050 31/01/2019
31/03/2017 £6,083,848 £7,172,908 -£1,089,060 £29,688,017 34 98 1112 19/01/2018
31/03/2016 £2,205,272 £3,747,610 -£1,542,338 £32,834,858 69 62 129 29/11/2016
31/03/2015 £7,398,625 £3,302,413 £4,096,212 £34,478,690 82 51 89 20/08/2015
31/03/2014 £2,996,468 £3,157,154 -£160,686 £30,493,478 4 69 57 27/11/2014
31/03/2013 £3,612,247 £2,900,555 £711,692 £30,746,164 6 50 49 30/01/2014
31/03/2012 £6,006,351 £2,449,527 £3,556,824 £30,015,472 13 41 204 29/01/2013
31/03/2011 £3,731,780 £2,235,703 £1,496,077 £26,669,648 22 41 5 23/11/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £1,886,718

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£50,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Claridge Way Play
£50,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Claridge Way Play
£833,984
31/10/2017
Greater London Authority NEET young people onto the programme and support them into sustained employment, education or training opportunities
£833,984
31/07/2017
Greater London Authority To fund an ESF match funded project called 2WORK. This 3 year 2Work project aims to support young people aged 18-24 and help build young people’s experience and employability skills
£90,000
30/06/2015
City Bridge Trust £90,000 over three years (3 x £30,000) towards Trust Thamesmead’s Positive Steps Thamesmead initiative providing advice services, debt counselling, and support for disabled people.
£28,750
11/02/2014
LandAid Charitable Trust Conversion of an existing Peabody building in Southwark, London into a construction skills training centre for local unemployed young people.
Governance
Trustees (7)
Main office

PEABODY TRUST
MINSTER COURT
45-47 WESTMINSTER BRIDGE ROAD
LONDON
SE1 7JB

Objectives

THE CHARITY IS ESTABLISHED FOR GENERAL CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INHABITANTS OF GREATER LONDON AND IN PARTICULAR; 1. TO ADVANCE EDUCATION; 2. TO RELIEVE FINANCIAL NEED; 3. TO PROMOTE HEALTH; 4. TO PROMOTE AMATEUR SPORT; 5. TO PROMOTE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT COMMUNITY SAFETY AND THE PREVENTION OF CRIME; 6. TO RELIEVE UNEMPLOYMENT FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT IN SUCH WAYS AS MAY BE THOUGHT FIT INCLUDING ASSISTANCE TO FIND EMPLOYMENT; 7. TO DEVELOP THE CAPACITY AND SKILLS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY IN SUCH A WAY THAT THEY ARE BETTER ABLE TO IDENTIFY, AND HELP MEET THEIR NEEDS AND TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN SOCIETY; AND 8. TO PROVIDE OR ASSIST IN THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES IN THE INTERESTS OF SOCIAL WELFARE FOR RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION OF MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY WHO HAVE NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABILITY, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR SOCIAL CIRCUMSTANCES WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE. "GREATER LONDON" MEANS THE AREA WITHIN A 30 MILE RADIUS OF THE ROYAL EXCHANGE IN THE CITY OF LONDON INCLUDING AND IN PARTICULAR THAMESMEAD AND THE SURROUNDING AREAS.