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10th Tyrone Killeeshil Scouts

Registered

Charity no. 108623 Date registered. 21/08/2022

Public benefits

The direct benefit which flows from our purpose is that young people are empowered to make a positive contribution to society through being engaged and supported in their personal development, including physically, intellectually, socially and spiritually. This benefit is demonstrated through Scouting making a positive impact in our communities;

preparing young people to be active citizens; embracing and contributing to social change; being as diverse as the communities in which we operates. These are evidenced by feedback from our beneficiaries and the wider community. In addition, benefits are demonstrated by getting feedback from young people and parents, using the Plan, Do, Review Model for assessing programmes and events and from time to time independent evaluations of our activities. The benefits are also identified by the consistent numbers of beavers, cubs and scouts engaging in activities, and attending section meetings, county and camp events. In providing these services there is no known harm flowing from the purpose of Scouting Ireland. Those that benefit are the volunteers but this is as a result of the necessary skills training that has to be undertaken to meet the needs of the scout group.The benefits of this purpose are provided to children, young people and volunteers without distinction of origin, race, creed, gender, sexual orientation, or ability, in Northern Ireland. The private benefit flowing from this purpose is gained by a volunteer undertaking training and gaining transferable skills and staff members who are paid. These benefits are necessary to ensure the benefit is provided to our beneficiaries, the young people who are members

What your organisation does

Scouting Ireland supports an extensive variety of services to its Groups. Scouting Ireland supports the delivery of a wide range of programme opportunities that help the development of individual potential, encouraging community involvement and providing opportunities for young people to be listened to and have their say. Scouting Ireland achieves

its aim through a system of progressive self-education, known as the Scout Method, the principal elements of which are: a. Voluntary membership of a group which, guided by adults, is increasingly self-governing in its successive age groups. b. Commitment to a code of living as expressed in the Promise & Law, the meaning of which is expanded as the member grows towards maturity. c. The provision of a wide range of attractive, constructive, and challenging activities, including opportunities for adventure and exploration both indoors and outdoors. d. The provision of opportunities for leadership and responsibility. e. Learning by doing. f. Encouragement of activity in small groups. g. An award scheme, which encourages participation in its full range of activities and provides recognition of individual and group achievements. h. Symbolic Framework.

The charity’s classifications

  • The advancement of education
  • The advancement of citizenship or community development

Who the charity helps

  • Adult training
  • Children (5-13 year olds)
  • Parents
  • Volunteers
  • Youth (14-25 year olds)

How the charity works

  • Youth development

Charitable purposes

The Scout Group organised in accordance and compliance with the Scout Group Charter is eligible for admission as a member of Scouting Ireland. The Scout Group achieves its aim and objectives in a local community and is supported in its efforts by Scouting Ireland. 2. The aim of the Scout Group is to encourage the physical, intellectual, character, emotional, social, and spiritual development of young people so that they may achieve their full potential and, as responsible citizens, to improve society

Governing document

Constitution

Other name


  • 6 Trustees
  • 0 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Contact details

Public address

  • Ms Eileen Quinn, 7 Aghaginduff Road, Dungannon, Co Tyrone, BT70 3AP

Trustee board

Trustee
Mr Gavin Mitchell
Ms Eileen Quinn
Mrs Rosina O'neill
Mrs Rhoda O'neill
Mrs Shauna Laird
Mr Damien Nugent

List of regions

  • In Northern Ireland