Mearns Kirk Helping Hands is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SC046646.
As such we are registered with OSCR, the Scottish Charity Regulator www.oscr.org.uk
Board of Trustees
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands is governed by our Board of Trustees, chaired by Robert Paton C.A. Further information about members of our Board of Trustees is available in the "Meet the Team" Section of this website.
You can see a copy of our Constitution here.
The Board is clear about Mearns Kirk Helping Hands values, aims and objectives and ensures these are being delivered effectively, as well as providing strategic leadership.
The Board makes sure that its decision- making processes are informed, rigorous and timely and that effective delegation, control, risk assessment and management systems are implemented and monitored.
The Board of Trustees leads the organisation in being transparent and accountable.
Who we Report to
Mearns Kirk Helping Hands reports regularly to our funders The National Lottery Communities Fund, The Robertson Trust and the Voluntary Action Fund.
We produce an Annual Report prior to our AGM each year. You can see a copy of our 2019 Annual Report here.
You can also see a copy of our independently audited accounts for 2019 here.