Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Foundation For Rural And Regional Renewal
ABN
27091810589

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Large
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Yes
Main activity
Grant-making activities
Main activities
  • Culture and arts
  • Economic, social and community development
  • Emergency and relief
  • Mental health and crisis intervention
Estimated percentage of charity's grant funding that was
  • For capacity building of the grant recipients: 32%
  • Granted through a public or open application process, or similar: 90%
  • Specifically for recipients in rural and regional Australia: 100%
  • Part of multi-year grants: 3%
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
FRRR's focus has been to make discretionary grants to not-for-profit organisations working to strengthen rural and regional communities across Australia. FRRR works collaboratively with a range of partners and administers several established grants programs and a number of specifically tailored programs for partners.
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: 7
  • Part time employees: 6
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 1

Section D: Finance

Type of financial statement
General purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?
No
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
  • Queensland
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

Income and Expenses

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$6,382,966.00
Revenue from government including grants
$165,000.00
All other revenue
$1,610,160.00
Total revenue
$8,158,126.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$22,511.00
Total gross income
$8,180,637.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$914,962.00
Interest expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$6,089,886.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$705,468.00
Total expenses
$7,710,316.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$470,321.00
Other comprehensive income
$0.00
Total comprehensive income
$470,321.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$11,672,972.00
Non-current loans receivable
$0.00
Other non-current assets
$13,549,254.00
Total non-current assets
$13,549,254.00
Total assets
$25,222,226.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$154,599.00
Non-current loans payable
$0.00
Other non-current liabilities
$21,383.00
Total non-current liabilities
$21,383.00
Total liabilities
$175,982.00
Net assets/liabilities
$25,046,244.00