Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Puuya Foundation
ABN
43134521065

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Yes
Financial year ends
Information Unavailable
Charity size
Medium
Purposes of charity
  • The relief of poverty, sickness or the needs of the aged
  • The advancement of education
  • Other: Provide direct relief of suffering, poverty, sickness, helplessness and destitution of disadvantaged members of the Lockhart River community and other disadvantaged communities, particularly those suffering from long-term unemployment, drug and alcohol dependence, abuse and disability (PFdn Constitution P1)
Basic Religious Charity
No
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group
No

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Yes
General activities
  • Civic and advocacy activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Employment and training
  • Primary and secondary education
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
The Puuya Foundation's purpose is to empower Indigenous Australians and build relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to close the g ap. We are a backbone organisation creating social and economic capital - transforming disadvantage to advantage. Lockhart River Aboriginal Community is one of the most disadvantaged communities in Australia (SEIFA Indexes - ABS), with poverty, unemployment, drugs and alcohol, domestic violence and chronic illness. The Puuya Foundation leads, guides and supports the Lockhart River community to create its best sustainable future using successful, innovative community building strategies. The community are the beneficiaries of our work.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
No
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Children
  • Elderly people
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
  • People at risk of homelessness/The homeless
  • People with disabilities
  • People with Chronic or terminal illness
  • Unemployed persons
  • Women
  • Young people

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2013 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 1
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 2
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period
Queensland

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
0

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.