Great Aycliffe Village Hall Association

Great Aycliffe Village Hall Association

Charity information

Great Aycliffe Village Hall Association

An association of members, supporting community led projects by raising funds and Managing the Diamond Jubilees School known as Great Aycliffe Village Hall.

Founded 1971

  • Mission statement

    A) To promote the benefit of the inhabitants of Great Aycliffe Village and the neighbourhood (hereinafter called "the area of benefit") without distinction of sex or of political, religious or other opinions by associating the local authorities, voluntary organisations and the inhabitants in a common effort to advance education and to provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure-time occupation with the object of improving the conditions of life for the said inhabitants.
    b) To establish or to secure the establishment of a Community Centre/Village Hall ( hereinafter called "the Village Hall") and to maintain and manage, or to co-operate with any local authority in the maintenance and management of such a Village Hall for activities promoted by the association and its constituent bodies in furtherance of the above.
    c) The Association shall be non-party in politics and non-sectarian in religion. The Association shall have power to affiliate to the National Federation of Community Associations (Now Community Matters); The Durham County Federation of Community Organisations (Now Durham Association of Youth & Community Organisations (DAYCO)), and to other organisations with similar charitable objects.

  • Aims

    Great Aycliffe Village Hall Association aims to:

    • Promote 'working together ' within the community and encourage the development of Volunteers skills by sourcing training as required.
    • Provide an environment that can be used for educational, recreational and physical activities .
    • To ensure all Volunteers affiliated with the Association are assessed as suitable to work with Children, young people and vulnerable adults by methods available.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1971

    Registered Charity Number: 1158767

    Board members: 12

    Volunteers: 25

    Phone number: 07775680804

    Address: 8 The Green Aycliffe Village Co Durham DL5 6LX

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  • Diamond Jubilee 2012

    Great Aycliffe Village Hall Association are bringing all members of the community together... More