Chance Glassworks Heritage Trust

Charity first registered in the UK on 18/02/2016 no: 1165643
Charities Commission data


What it does

Education/training
Arts/culture/heritage/science
Environment/conservation/heritage
Economic/community Development/employment

How it works

Provides Buildings/facilities/open SpaceProvides ServicesProvides Advocacy/advice/informationSponsors Or Undertakes Research

Where it operates

Birmingham City, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall, Wolverhampton

Who it helps

Children/young People
Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
Other Defined Groups
The General Public/mankind


Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 1 grant making charities totalling £53,000

When Amount Donor To be used for
30/06/2018 £18,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards the salary of the Chance Glassworks HT Project Co-ordinator to conserve the heritage and develop the site for the economic, environmental and social benefit of the local area.
30/09/2016 £35,000 Esmee Fairbairn Towards the development of a major heritage regeneration project on the site of Chance Glassworks in Smethwick

Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers
31/03/2018 £39,959 £60,545 -£20,586 0
31/03/2017 £58,280 £54,726 £3,554 0

Trustees

This charity has 4 registered trustees.

  • Afzal Hussain
  • Graham Fisher Mbe
  • Henry Charles Hugh Chance
  • Mark Davies
Objectives

4. (1) THE COMPANY'S OBJECTS ARE SPECIFICALLY RESTRICTED TO THE FOLLOWING: (A) THE CONSERVATION, PROTECTION AND ENHANCEMENT OF THE BUILDINGS AND OTHER BUILDINGS AND ASSETS OF CULTURAL AND HERITAGE VALUE WITHIN THE AREA FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; (B) THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT CONCERNING THE SOCIAL, ECONOMIC AND ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE OF THE BUILDINGS AND THE AREA; AND (C) THE PROMOTION FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC OF URBAN OR RURAL REGENERATION IN AREAS OF SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEPRIVATION (AND IN PARTICULAR IN THE AREA) BY OR THROUGH ALL OR ANY OF THE FOLLOWING MEANS: (I) THE RELIEF OF UNEMPLOYMENT; (II) THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION, TRAINING OR RETRAINING, PARTICULARLY AMONG UNEMPLOYED PEOPLE, AND PROVIDING UNEMPLOYED PEOPLE WITH WORK EXPERIENCE; (III) THE PROVISION OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OR BUSINESS ADVICE OR CONSULTANCY IN ORDER TO PROVIDE TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR UNEMPLOYED PEOPLE IN CASES OF FINANCIAL OR OTHER CHARITABLE NEED THROUGH HELP EITHER IN SETTING UP THEIR OWN BUSINESS, OR THROUGH HELP TO EXISTING BUSINESSES; (IV) THE CREATION OF TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES BY THE PROVISION OF WORKSPACE, BUILDINGS, AND/OR LAND FOR USE ON FAVOURABLE TERMS; (V) THE PROVISION OF HOUSING FOR THOSE WHO ARE IN CONDITIONS OF NEED AND THE IMPROVEMENT OF HOUSING IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR OR IN CHARITABLE OWNERSHIP PROVIDED THAT SUCH POWER SHALL NOT EXTEND TO RELIEVING ANY LOCAL AUTHORITIES OR OTHER BODIES OF A STATUTORY DUTY TO PROVIDE OR IMPROVE HOUSING; (VI) THE MAINTENANCE, IMPROVEMENT OR PROVISION OF PUBLIC AMENITIES WITHIN OR AROUND THE BUILDINGS; (VII) THE PRESERVATION OF OTHER BUILDINGS OR SITES IN OR NEAR THE AREA WHICH ARE OF HISTORIC OR ARCHITECTURAL IMPORTANCE; (VIII) THE PROVISION OF RECREATIONAL FACILITIES FOR THE PUBLIC AT LARGE OR THOSE WHO BY REASON OF THEIR YOUTH, AGE, INFIRMITY OR DISABLEMENT, FINANCIAL HARDSHIP OR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC CIRCUMSTANCES, HAVE NEED OF SUCH FACILITIES; (IX) THE PROTECTION OR CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT; (X) SUCH OTHER MEANS AS MAY FROM TIME TO TIME BE DETERMINED SUBJECT TO THE PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE CHARITY COMMISSIONERS FOR ENGLAND AND WALES.