Annual Information Statement 2017
Pride Foundation Australia_ACNC GROUP
Section A: Charity Information
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
The 2016-17 year GALFA continued its activities of raising donated funds from the community, making grants consistent with agreed priorities and seeking co-funding for grants from mainstream philanthropy and government. The operating profit / surplus for GALFA group amounted to $72,166 (2015: $31,320). This includes a bequest of $55,000 received from the Estate of J P Foley, and is after grants made totalling $20,000 (2015: $10,000) which were awarded as follows: Royal District Nursing Service - $5,000 Grant Outcome area: Healthy Ageing Purpose: To improve the quality of aged and nursing care of trans and gender diverse (TGD) people by developing evidence based guidelines and culturally appropriate training for nursing and aged care staff. The project will build knowledge and capacity within RDNS, and publish the guidelines in the project report, and so making it widely available. This is a jointly funded project, in collaboration with the Sidney Myer Fund who contribute a further $10,000, which brings the total of this projects grants to $15,000. Swinburne University - $10,000 Grant Outcome Area: Homelessness Purpose: To reduce the incidence of homelessness and improve the effectiveness of homeless services for GLBTIQ people in Australia, by reanalysing existing homelessness Journeys Home database, by interview service providers and homeless GLBTIQ people, by interpreting and making recommendations, and by publishing the work so it is available for policy and advocacy nationally. This is part of a larger jointly funded project developed by GALFA in association with the Australian Communities Foundation, Hanover Welfare, The Lord Mayors Charitable Foundation, and the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services. Grants from all the parties over the life of this project will total $60,000. GALFAs contribution to this is $10,000, which was granted to Swinburne University this financial year. Other components of the project will be delivered by the University of Melbourne. Council on the Ageing Victoria - $5,000 Grant Outcome area: Healthy Ageing Purpose: The development of an information resource to encourage and guide older transgender, gender diverse and GLBTI Victorians to plan around end of life. This is a jointly funded project, in collaboration with the Sidney Myer Fund who contribute a further $10,000, which brings the total of this projects grants to $15,000.
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
- New South Wales
- South Australia
- Western Australia
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?
Section C: Human Resources
- Full time employees: 0
- Part time employees: 0
- Casual employees: 0
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
- Estimated number of volunteers: 12
Section D: Finance
Charity's 2017 reporting period:
1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017
Accounting method used in the 2017 reporting period:
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
Section E: Annual report
Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?