Annual Information Statement 2019
Melbourne Street Choir Inc
About the charity
Other names charity is known by (such as trading name):
Choir of Hard Knocks
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number:
VIC incorporated association number: A0052669X
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Basic Religious Charity:
Activities and Beneficiaries
Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Economic, social and community development
Culture and arts
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
The Choir of Hard Knocks run by the charity provides a safe and supportive environment for disadvantaged and vulnerable people to gather and participate as members of the choir. It has in many cases had profound effect - it has given members the opportunity to find new purposes in life. Many had become socially excluded due to their socio-economic circumstances, and the choir has enabled them to acquire new skills and the rebuild personal confidence and self esteem.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period:
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
General community in Australia
- Financially disadvantaged people
- People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
- People with disabilities
- Full time employees: 0
- Part time employees: 0
- Casual employees: 0
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
- Estimated number of volunteers: 20
Charity's 2019 reporting period:
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Accounting method used in the 2019 reporting period:
Income and Expenses
Income Statement summary
Donations and bequests:
Revenue from providing goods or services:
Revenue from government including grants:
Revenue from investments:
Other income (for example, gains):
Grants and donations made for use in Australia:
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia:
Balance Sheet Extract