Community Carts

Community Carts

Charity information

Community Carts

CARTS was established to bring affordable social and informal educational opportunities to young people aged 5-17 and families within East Cambridgeshire villages offering alternative life paths.

Founded 2011

  • Mission statement

    To act as a resource for young people primarily up to the age of 17 (though not exclusively) living in the fenland border villages of east Cambridgeshire and surrounding communities by providing advice and assistance and organising programmes of physical, educational and other activities as a means of : * advancing in life and helping young people by developing their skills, capacities and capabilities to enable them to participate in society as independent, mature and responsible individuals; * advancing education; * relieving unemployment; * providing recreational and leisure time activity in the interests of social welfare for people living in the area of benefit who have need by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disability, poverty or social and economic circumstances with a view to improving the conditions of life of such persons. 2) such other charitable purposes for the benefit of young people primarily up to age of 17 as the trustees shall think.

  • Aims

    Community Carts aims to:

    • providing recreational and leisure time activity in the interests of social welfare for people living in the area of benefit who have need by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disability
    • advancing in life and helping young people by developing their skills, capacities and capabilities to enable them to participate in society as independent, mature and responsible individuals
    • to act as a resource for young people primarily up to the age of 17 though not exclusively, living in the fenland border villages of east Cambridgeshire and surrounding communities by providing advice
    • advancing education
    • relieving unemployment;
  • Overview

    Established: May 2011

    Registered Charity Number: 1141881

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 32

    Phone number: 01353662053

    Address: Inclusion Support Unit Witchford Village College Manor Road Witchford Ely Cambridgeshire CB6 2JA

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