Annual Information Statement 2018
Newhope Baptist Church
About the charity
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Basic Religious Charity:
Activities and Beneficiaries
Did the charity operate in the 2018 reporting period?
- Other recreation
- Social services
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
Worship Services in English over two locations (four per weekend) as well as two others in languages other than English. These services include programs for children from 2yr - Grade 6. Reaching out to young families in the community by facilitating several programs like Play Space, mainly music, dance times and exercise classes. Program for Youth aged children on Friday nights. Regular lunches & speakers for older adults as well as craft groups and indoor bowling. Prayer for healing sessions offered. Run a soccer club. Cafe for local community with people with disabilities being part of our volunteer team. Supporting refugees and asylum seekers. Supporting families through pastoral care, prayer and small support groups. Offering parenting courses. Offering the Alpha course. Community engagement through supporting chaplain in local high school and local medical clinic; Kids Hope Program in local primary school. See newhope.net.au
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2018 reporting period:
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2019 period?
General community in Australia
- Migrants, refugees or asylum seekers
- People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
- Full time employees: 10
- Part time employees: 18
- Casual employees: 8
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 19.98
- Estimated number of volunteers: 635