Annual Information Statement 2014

Legal Name
Action Learning, Action Research Association Ltd

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Formerly, Action Learning, Action Research Association Inc.
Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2014 reporting period
Main activity
Other education
General activities
  • International activities
  • Other
    • - Conference- Publication of journal- Delivery of several workshops- Provision of information- Networking amongst Action Learning and Action Research practitioners
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
ALARA delivered a conference for practitioners; published two editions of a peer-reviewed journal; delivered several workshops or networking events; provided information from our website and other internet arrangements for practitioners; and facilitated encouraged, and provided the means for, Action Learning and Action Research practitioners to network through social media and other internet-based communication, as well through the events conducted during the year.These activities allowed those practitioners to further their work and research in workplaces, schools, colleges, universities, communities, and voluntary, government and commercial organisations. That work can make enormous differences and improvements to the way the people in those organisations and entities live, act, interact and learn.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2014 reporting period
  • General community in Australia
  • Communities overseas
  • Women
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Other
    • As ALARA works with those who work with all types of organisations, communities and in education (all levels), the members of those organisations, communities, and students and teachers benefit from the enhanced knowledge and skills of those who have participated in ALARA’s activities.

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2014 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Volunteers: 1TO10
Where the charity operated during the 2014 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
  • Other Countries
    • GHA
    • IND
    • ZAF
    • USA

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

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2014 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
Total hours spent reporting

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2014 reporting period
1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015
2014 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Income and Expenses

Income Statement

A Government grants
B Donations and bequests
C Other income/receipts
D Total income/receipts (a+b+c)
E Employee expenses/payments
F Grant and donations made by the registered entity for use in Australia
G Grants and donations made by registered entity for use outside Australia
H Other expenses/payments
I Total expenses/payments (e+f+g+h)
J Net surplus/deficit (d-i)

Balance Sheet Extract

K Total assets
L Total liabilities
M Net assets/liabilites (k-l)