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Take Heart for the Nations, SC042193
Registered charity from 28 March 2011
Charity Details
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.AddressFreedom City Centre
6 St Mungo's Road
Cumbernauld
North Lanarkshire
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeG67 1QR
This shows whether the address supplied by the charity is their principal office or the address of one of the charity's trustees. Where the charity tells us that the address is a charity trustee's address, we must publish the name.Is the supplied address a principal office or a trustee address?Principal Office
Shown where the charity has supplied us with a link to its website.Websitewww.takeheart.org.uk
Charities are shown as Standard charities, Registered Social Landlords, or Cross-Border charities. These last two will link through to other Regulators’ websites, where you may be able to view the charity’s accounts.Regulatory Type Standard
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These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects. Object:
4.1 The prevention or relief of poverty through engaging in local community projects for the poor, underprivileged and people otherwise in need also through projects in targeted communities and through overseas projects in developing nations. 4.2 The advancement of education. To train, equip, commission and support or assist in the training of any relevant people. 4.3 The advancement of religion through the advancement of the Christian faith, lifestyle and education. To empower targeted communities to lead dynamic transformed successful lives through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ. 4.4 The advancement of health through encouraging, promoting and supporting the spiritual, physical, emotional, mental and material wellbeing through our charitable initiatives. 4.5 The advancement of citizenship or community development through long-term regeneration, rebuilding and restoration projects in individual lives and targeted communities.
Details of the charity's operations
Current status of the charity.Charity Status: Active
When the charity last submitted a change in information.Last Updated: 27 Jul 2021
Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation, the date it became that form, and any previous forms it may have had.Constitutional Form: SCIO (Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation)
Constitutional Form Date: 22 Jul 2014
Previous Constitutional Form 1: Company (the charity is registered with Companies House)
Previous Constitutional Form 1 Date: 28 Mar 2011
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is.Geographical Spread: UK and overseas
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: North Lanarkshire
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The prevention or relief of poverty","The advancement of education","The advancement of religion","The advancement of health","The advancement of citizenship or community development"
This lists which beneficiary groups the charity has identified as being the main focus of activities: children / young people, older people, people with disabilities or health problems, people of a particular ethnic or racial origin, other defined groups, no specific group or for the benefit of the community, other charities / voluntary bodies.Beneficiaries: "No specific group, or for the benefit of the community","Other charities / voluntary bodies"
This sets out the types of activity undertaken by the charity from the following: it makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals, it makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations, it carries out activities or services itself, it does none of these.Types of activty undertaken: "It makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals","It makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations","It carries out activities or services itself"
Notes: This SCIO was incorporated on 22 July 2014 as a result of the conversion of a charitable company (Take Heart for the Nations Company number:SC395640).
Annual Information Submission History
The end of the financial year for which accounts and information has been requested. Year End The gross income for the period. Income Expenditure Annual Return Received The date the return was validated by OSCR. Accounts Received The accounts available to view have had personal data such as signatures and addresses redacted (blacked out) to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998. The charity’s accounts are the responsibility of the charity trustees and any queries regarding the content of the accounts should be directed to the charity in the first instance. OSCR accepts no liability for the accuracy of the charity’s accounts nor any decision based upon them. Latest Accounts
31 Dec 2016 £1,965 £4,397 20 Jul 2017 Yes
31 Dec 2017 £1,250 £1,997 10 Aug 2018 Yes
31 Dec 2018 £3,255 £2,721 12 Jun 2019 Yes
31 Dec 2019 £18,448 £10,859 20 Aug 2020 Yes
31 Dec 2020 £26,970 £23,638 20 Jul 2021 Yes 2021-07-27 accs re -029 SC042193 - Take Heart for the Nations_Redacted.pdf
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