Annual Information Statement 2017
Outer East Foodshare Inc
Section A: Charity Information
Basic Religious Charity:
Section B: Activities
Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Emergency and relief
Description of charity's activities and outcomes:
The year 2016-17 can be summarised as maintaining the status quo. Our key indicators remained largely the same as the previous year, however we are in a stronger financial position as a result. In addition, we have secured two grants to help us expand our service offering.The stability of the membership of the board is a strength and will place OEF in an excellent position to deliver its goals for 2017/18.Key indicatorsThe following figures demonstrate our performance for 2016/17:6245kg of food distributed (6219 in 2015/16)24,980 Meals provided(24,876 in 2015/16)Value of meals provided $249,800 ($248,760 in 2015/16)11% of the total weight of food distributed was protein.HighlightsApplying for and being successful in receiving a $1,900 grant towards the Social Enterprise.Continuing with operations given the challenges that change in relocation from The Chapel to Discovery Community Centre.The highly successful The Beyond Relief: Food with Benefits workshop, which was held in June 2017 attended by 15 people from a variety of organisations.Challenges and OpportunitiesOEFs main challenge is to maintain and expand operations and to identify opportunities to provide value added services to our clients.There are further challenges to reduce the reliance on grants and to generate enough income to fund operational costs. This income can in turn be used to fund resources to implement the value added services.The recruitment of an additional board member can provide an opportunity to increase our skills base to assist with these challenges.
- Financially disadvantaged people
- People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period:
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: 7
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?
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number:
VIC incorporated association number: A0058358W
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?