How are we Managed
BACO is managed by an Executive Committee, the Trustees, consisting of not less than 5 and not more than 9 members. These include the Honorary Officers, the Chair, Treasurer, Membership Secretary, Grants Secretary, Secretary, also the Support Service Co-ordinator and three other committee members.
The Executive Committee come from different backgrounds, with a wide variety of experience and expertise, but they share a common interest in the welfare of prisoners and their families.
The Committee is supported by a number of observers drawn from the Prison and Probation Service
At present BACO funding comes from the following sources:
∑ The Triangle Trust 1949 Fund funds the BACO
†††††††††††† Hardship Fund and Triangle Trust Fund
∑ Donations from other Charitable Trusts
∑ Membership fees of £10 per annum
∑ Membersí donations
∑ Buckinghamshire Community Foundation
∑ Donations from other organisations
Buckinghamshire Community Foundation
BACO have received Grassroots Grants from the Foundation to cover 2009 / 2010 and 2010 / 2011 annual running costs.
Bucks Association for the Care of Offenders
Registered Charity No. 263573