Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Bowel Cancer & Digestive Research Institute Australia
ABN
98095158633

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Bowel Cancer Australia
Charity size
Large
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Other health service delivery
Main activities
  • Research
  • Other
    • Bowel Cancer Australia is dedicated to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and care for everyone affected by bowel cancer.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
Bowel Cancer Australias vision is to have an everlasting impact on our health future - one where no Australian dies from bowel cancer.Bowel Cancer Australia is the leading community-funded charity dedicated to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and care for everyone affected by bowel cancer.We make real change happen across the entire continuum of care.We challenge perceptions through dynamic campaigning that raises awareness and motivates action;We champion what matters most to people affected by bowel cancer and empower them with the tools and knowledge to be advocates for their own health;We provide practical and emotional support for the growing number of Australians affected by bowel cancer, building communities through shared experiences and creating a powerful voice for change;We fund research as it is the only way to discover a cure for bowel cancer; andWe raise money to continue our life-saving work and inspire others to do the same.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
No
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period
General community within Australia

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 4
  • Part time employees: 1
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 12

Section D: Finance

Type of financial statement
Special purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
Did your charity have any related party transactions?
Yes
Does your charity have documented policies or processes about related party transactions?
Yes
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Yes
2016 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$2,534,409.00
Revenue from government including grants
$0.00
All other revenue
$182,951.00
Total revenue
$2,717,360.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$209,399.00
Total gross income
$2,926,759.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$486,949.00
Interest expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$92,967.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$1,867,459.00
Total expenses
$2,447,375.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$479,384.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$479,384.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$7,423,728.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$41,178.00
Total non-current assets
$41,178.00
Total assets
$7,464,906.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$644,465.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$5,376,435.00
Total non-current liabilities
$5,376,435.00
Total liabilities
$6,020,900.00
Net assets/liabilities
$1,444,006.00