Annual Information Statement 2019
The Board of Benevolence and Of Aged Masons Widows and Orphans' Fund
About the charity
Other names charity is known by (such as trading name):
- Board of Benevolence
- Hand Heart Pocket
- Hand Heart Pocket the Charity of Freemasons Queensland
Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?
Select the state/territory where the charity intends to fundraise in the 2019 reporting period:
QLD fundraising number: CH2627
Basic Religious Charity:
Activities and Beneficiaries
Did the charity operate in the 2019 reporting period?
- Emergency and relief
- Income support and maintenance
- Trustee of Hand Heart Pocket Community Fund, Trustee of Hand Heart Pocket Benevolent Fund, Trustee of Elson Estate, Trustee of Masonic Fund of Benevolence.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
Through the administration of charitable trusts and bequests, the Board of Benevolence has supported many Queenslanders in necessitous circumstances and provided significant granting to eligible charities to fund capital and program delivery for the benefit of the community in the areas of financial and physical security, mental health, disaster relief, youth employment, disability housing, ageing with dementia and wellness care.
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2019 reporting period:
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2020 period?
- General community within Australia
- Financially disadvantaged people
- People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
- Unemployed persons
- Victims of disaster
- Full time employees: 5
- Part time employees: 3
- Casual employees: 0
- Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 7.50
- Estimated number of volunteers: 23
Charity's 2019 reporting period:
1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019
Type of financial statement:
General purpose financial statements - reduced disclosure regime
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
Type of organisation:
My charity is a charitable fundraising organisation
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted:
Income and Expenses
Comprehensive Income Statement summary
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Balance Sheet extract
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