Annual Information Statement 2016
The Board of Benevolence and Of Aged Masons Widows and Orphans' Fund
Section A: Charity Information
Other names charity is known by (such as trading name):
- Board of Benevolence
- Hand Heart Pocket
- Hand Heart Pocket the Charity of Freemasons Queensland
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Aged care activities
- Emergency and relief
- Grant-making activities
Estimated percentage of charity's grant funding that was:
- For capacity building of the grant recipients: 23%
- Specifically for recipients in rural and regional Australia: 38%
- Part of multi-year grants: 23%
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
Aged Care and Retirement Living Services provided across 12 Queensland site by Masonic Care Queensland. Supported community projects nominated by local Freemasons and contributed to disaster relief. Bequests were managed to fund projects such as facilities for Horizons Respite and Recreation Association Inc.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period:
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period:
- People in rural/regional/remote communities
- People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
- People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
- People with disabilities
- Unemployed persons
- Victims of disaster
Did the charity provide funded support and/or services to participants of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the 2016 reporting period?
Does the charity intend to provide funded support and/or services to participants of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the next reporting period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 23
- Part time employees: 32
- Casual employees: 1
- Estimated number of volunteers: 190
Section D: Finance
Type of financial statement:
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Charity's 2016 reporting period:
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
2016 Financial report:
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted:
Income and Expenses
Comprehensive Income Statement summary
Donations and bequests:
Revenue from government including grants:
All other revenue:
Other income (for example, gains):
Total gross income:
Grants and donations made for use in Australia:
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia:
All other expenses:
Other comprehensive income:
Total comprehensive income:
Balance Sheet extract
Total current assets:
Non-current loans receivable:
Other non-current assets:
Total non-current assets:
Total current liabilities:
Non-current loans payable:
Other non-current liabilities:
Total non-current liabilities: