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Ballyards Charitable Trust

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Charity no. 102132 Date registered. 09/08/2016

Public benefits

Christian organisations and registered charities use property owned by Ballyards Charitable Trust (Ballyards Castle- 123 Keady Road, Armagh) on a rent free basis. These organisations are focussed on implementing the same objects as Ballyards Charitable, Trust in the local area of County Armagh and also abroad- especially developing countries. The

benefits are demonstrated by the large number of users of services provided at Ballyards Castle on an annual basis. An organisation (and therefore its users) that fulfils the objectives of Ballyards Charitable Trust are the intended beneficiaries. No private benefit is accrued by any member of Ballyards Charitable Trust. There is no harm flowing from the purposes.

What your organisation does

For 21 years Ballyards Charitable Trust has provided a property to be used as a residential facility, by a charitable organisation, to provide pastoral care to those recovering from alcohol and substance abuse. Ballyards Charitable Trust makes small grants to those that fulfil the objectives as those of Ballyards Charitable Trust.

The charity’s classifications

  • The advancement of religion
  • The advancement of citizenship or community development
  • The relief of those in need by reason of youth, age, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage

Who the charity helps

  • Addictions (drug/solvent/alcohol abuse)
  • Men
  • Women

How the charity works

  • Accommodation/housing
  • General charitable purposes
  • Grant making
  • Religious activities

Charity accounts & reports for financial year end 30 September 2017

Independent examiners report Charity accounts Trustee annual report

Charitable purposes

The Charity’s objects (“Objects”) are specifically restricted to the following: (1) To proclaim the Christian message by promoting the personal, spiritual, family, physical and financial wellbeing of people of all ages in Northern Ireland and abroad, by the provision of any support the officers may determine, whether by supporting the effectiveness and efficiency of charities and the voluntary sector or providing such support directly.

Governing document

Memorandum and Articles

Other name

  • 5 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Contact details

  • Tel: 07801016477

Public address

  • Mr Paul Paynter, 1A Monaghan Street, Milford, Armagh, BT60 3NY

Trustee board

Norman Paynter
Paul Paynter
Iris Paynter
Mr Arthur Williams
Brendan Jones

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