The Switch Yard

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THE SWITCH YARD IS A YOUTH CENTRE THAT PROVIDES A SAFE, POSITIVE, HEALTHY AND ENCOURAGING ENVIRONMENT FOCUSING ON YOUTH IN THE AGE GROUP OF 13-19 YEARS. WE DO NOT DIFFERENTIATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOUR, CREED AND/OR RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION. APPROXIMATELY 150 YOUTH PARTICIPATE IN PROGRAMS THAT INCLUDE GAMES, COMPUTERS, ARTS, LIFE SKILLS, MEALS, HOME WORK/EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE,(INCLUDING TUTORING AND SUPPORT TO ATTAIN CREDITS TOWARD THEIR SECONDARY SCHOOL DIPLOMA), SPORTS, MOVIES, COMMUNITY SERVICE, DISCUSSION FORUMS AND REFERRAL TO COMMUNITY AGENCIES. THE CENTRE IS STAFFED BY TRAINED YOUTH WORKERS AND VOLUNTEERS WHO PROVIDE POSITIVE ROLE MODELS AND ADDRESS THE PERSONAL, EMOTIONAL, SOCIAL, RECREATIONAL, EDUCATIONAL AND SPIRITUAL NEEDS OF THE YOUTH.


  • map-pointPo Box 1037, Bancroft ON, K0L1C0

  • map-point(613) 332-3108

  • map-pointNo website on record

  • map-pointNo contact person on record

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 140996711RR0001

  • map-point1 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2016 Revenues: $78,434

<b>20338</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>933</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>26607</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>495</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>1960</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>28101</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2016 Expenditures: $72,291

<b>65119</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>4140</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>2662</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>370</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2016 Year End: $78,631

<b>22474</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>1725</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>51683</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>2749</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2016 Year End: $12,907

<b>1093</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>11814</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

The Switch Yard's headquarters is located at Po Box 1037, Bancroft ON, K0L1C0.

Breakdown of Programs

70 20 10


Fundraising Methods

Auctions Dinners Mail Sports