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The Rainbow Centre Morecambe

A Registered Charity based in England

This organisation's identifier is GB-CHC-223933 .
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The Rainbow Centre is a community centre for the Over 50s. We have about 20 different activities taking place throughout the week, which include Tai Chi, Art classes, sequence dancing, computer classes, short mat bowling etc. We operate a luncheon club and provide meals for luncheon clubs both at the Centre and in the community.

Also known as

  • Age Concern - Morecambe and Heysham
  • Age Concern Morcambe and Heysham
  • Morecambe & Heysham Old People's Welfare Committee
  • The Rainbow Centre Morecambe
  • The Rainbow Centre

CCEW Charity number





Latest income

£54,352 (on )

This organisation record is based on data from Registered charities in England and Wales published by Charity Commission for England and Wales.

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe



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Depending on the data source, location may describe the headquarters of the organisation rather than the area it operates in.

Area of operation in the UK

Registered Office in the UK

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe


Themes and activities

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This organisation has been classified using different categories:

International Classification of Non-profit and Third Sector Organizations (ICNP/TSO)

ICNP/TSO categories have been automatically assigned from a machine learning model, as part of the UK Charity Classification project.

  • Community and economic development activities F20

UK Charity Activity Tags

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  • Arts AR
  • Arts AR » Performing art AR300 » Dance AR302
  • Associations AS
  • Beneficiary group BE » Older people BE108
  • Education ED » Training ED300 » IT and digital ED304
  • Facilities FA » Community centre FA103
  • Social welfare SW » Food SW300

Theme (CCEW)

  • General Charitable Purposes 101
  • Education/training 102
  • Amateur Sport 110
  • Recreation 116

Beneficiaries (CCEW)

  • Elderly/old People 202
  • The General Public/mankind 207

Activities (CCEW)

  • Provides Buildings/facilities/open Space 305
  • Provides Services 306
  • Provides Advocacy/advice/information 307

Scale of operation

  • Local

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe


Charity financial history

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Year ending Income (£) Spending (£)
1964-02-14 Registered as a charity
2004-04-05 75,329 70,422
2005-04-05 61,651 67,548
2006-04-05 105,460 78,196
2007-04-05 71,851 81,735
2008-04-05 356,127 97,317
2009-04-05 212,682 87,693
2010-04-05 77,801 98,328
2011-04-05 90,250 101,286
2012-04-05 92,401 134,575
2013-04-05 80,233 78,992
2014-03-31 91,548 97,730
2015-03-31 81,200 85,021
2016-03-31 76,125 83,745
2017-03-31 85,162 69,635
2018-03-31 49,410 82,860
2019-03-31 69,836 81,087
2020-03-31 80,541 101,763
2021-03-31 61,991 56,814
2022-03-31 277,627 143,240
2023-03-31 54,352 109,191
Income and Spending
Funds and Reserves

Data on funds and reserves are only available for financial years where the charity's income was more than £500,000.

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe


Charity people

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Employees paid more than £60,000 - -
Volunteers 4 8
Trustees 7

Data on employees is only available for financial years where the charity's income was more than £500,000.

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe


Income from government

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According to data returned to the Charity Commission, this charity did not receive income from government grants or contracts in 2023 (the latest year with data available) or 2022.

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe


Grants received

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View this organisation's grants on GrantNav.

Date Funder Amount awarded Description
Co-operative Group £6,237 Grant to The Rainbow Centre
Northern Rock Foundation £5,000
1 year
Grant awarded to Age Concern Morcambe and Heysham (North West)
May 2000 to May 2001

Data source

Some grants data comes from funders who publish data using the 360Giving Data Standard. It was accessed using the 360Giving Datastore.

The Rainbow Centre Morecambe


Data sources

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Charity Commission for England and Wales

Registered charities in England and Wales

Data download service provided by the Charity Commission

Last fetched from source: 2024-06-17

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