Annual Information Statement 2019

Legal Name
Friends of Nepal - Australia Inc.
ABN
50094215432

About the charity

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Friends of Nepal Inc
Charity size
Small
Fundraising online
Yes
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Yes
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number
WA incorporated association number: A1012075G
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Yes
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2019 reporting period
WA fundraising number: CC21793
Basic Religious Charity
No

Activities and Beneficiaries

Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
International activities
Main activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Other philanthropic intermediaries and voluntarism promotion
International activities undertaken
Transferring funds or goods overseas
Provide further details of the charity's international activities
We worked with local NGO, RIDS-Nepal, to deliver sustainable holistic community development program in Humla and Jumla, far-western region of Nepal. The program delivers four basic necessities - clean water, hygienic pit latrines, smokeless stoves, and solar-powered electricity for each home. We are also able to contribute to educating locals to deliver these programs and other programs such as high-altitude
greenhouse for growing vegetables.

- Organised events and promotions to fundraise for the projects in Nepal
- Liaise with community organisations in Perth to promote Nepal and the need to continue our work in helping people in need.
- Provided additional funding to RIDS-Nepal for holistic community development projects
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
We provided AUD 3000 to our project partner - RIDS-Nepal, to provide for toilets, smokeless stoves, clean drinking water, and electricity to the Syada village in far-western region of Nepal. More information at: https://www.friendsofnepal.org.au/rids-nepal
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period
  • Western Australia
  • Overseas / outside of Australia
  • Other Countries
    • Nepal
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
No
Main beneficiary
Overseas communities or charities
Other beneficiaries
  • General community within Australia
  • Other charities

Annual report

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Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 20

Financial Reporting

Charity's 2019 reporting period
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Accounting method used in the 2019 reporting period
Cash

Income and Expenses

Income Statement summary

Revenue/receipts
Donations and bequests
$1,727.00
Revenue from providing goods or services
$1,126.00
Revenue from government including grants
$0.00
Revenue from investments
$16.00
Other revenue/receipts
$5,461.00
Total revenue/receipts
$8,330.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$0.00
Total income/receipts
$8,330.00
Expenses/Payments
Employee expenses/payments
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$3,000.00
Other expenses/payments
$2,866.00
Total expenses/payments
$5,866.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$2,464.00

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
$7,865.00
Total liabilities
$237.00
Net assets/liabilites
$7,628.00