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Knoydart Foundation, SC026246
Registered charity from 07 January 1997
Charity Details
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.AddressInverie
By Mallaig
Inverness-Shire
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodePH41 4PL
Shown where the charity has supplied us with a link to its website.Websitewww.knoydart.org
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
This is the link to the lead regulatory body for this organisation.Link to Companies Househttps://beta.companieshouse.gov.uk/
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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 to work for the benefit of the people of Knoydart to improve their quality of life while conserving and preserving the character and natural beauty of Knoydart and in such a manner that the needs and aspirations of the local population are acknowledged and respected. 4.2 to advance citizenship or Community development, including rural regeneration to provide appropriate housing, education, employment, and recreation with the object of improving the conditions of life of the Community. 4.3 to foster and encourage education and appreciation of Knoydart and accommodate access and opportunities for those wishing to visit the area for recreation or study.
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: 07 Aug 2022
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: Company (the charity is registered with Companies House)
Constitutional Form Date: 07 Jan 1997
Previous Constitutional Form 1: Other
Previous Constitutional Form 2: Other
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is.Geographical Spread: A specific local point, community or neighbourhood
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: Highland
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "the advancement of citizenship or community development","the provision of recreational facilities, or the organisation of recreational facilities, with the object of improving the conditions of life for the persons for whom the facilities or activities are primarily intended","the advancement of environmental protection or improvement"
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"
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 carries out activities or services itself"
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 Jan 2018 £214,831 £222,581 24 Oct 2018 Yes
31 Jan 2019 £250,425 £277,747 22 Oct 2019 Yes
31 Jan 2020 £206,174 £260,996 09 Dec 2020 Yes
31 Dec 2020 £232,819 £212,304 30 Sep 2021 Yes Published accounts can be found on the Companies House website
31 Dec 2021 No Annual Information due by 30 Sep 2022
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