Recently awarded grants

This page features grants made over the past three years through the following grant programmes; Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities, Revenue (now closed), County Grants, Small Grants in the North-East (now closed) and Holiday Grants for Disadvantaged Children.

Under our Improving Lives programme we have six priority areas which include Positive Choices and Employment and Training for example. If you would like to search on any of the priority areas please type the name of the priority area into the keyword search.

360Giving  In addition to publishing details of our grants on our website, we have been working with 360Giving to make data about our grant-making freely accessible.  This spreadsheet contains details of all the grants we have awarded from 2012 until December 2018, formatted to the 360Giving data standard. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. This means the data is freely accessible to anyone to be used and shared as they wish. The data must be attributed to The Henry Smith Charity.

11th Fife (Burntisland) Scout Group

£1,000 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a week-long trip to a Scouting adventure centre in Cumbria for a group of children from a deprived area of Fife

12th Inverness Boys Brigade

£1,450 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor adventure centre for a group of boys from Inverness

17th Gloucester (Salvation Army) Girlguiding

£2,225 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor activities centre for for a group of disadvantaged children from Gloucestershire

17th Gloucester (Salvation Army) Girlguiding

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to an adventure centre in Wiltshire for a group of disadvantaged girls from Gloucester

183rd Sheffield (Hillsborough Trinity) Scout Group

£970 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to a woodland activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Sheffield

186th Sheffield Guides

£1,620 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards an overnight trip to Skegness for a group of disadvantaged girls from Sheffield

186th Sheffield Guides

£760 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to an activity centre in Lancashire for a group of disadvantaged children from Sheffield

186th Sheffield Rainbow and Brownies

£900 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards the costs of a day trip to the zoo for a group of disadvantaged girls from Sheffield

186th St Catherine’s Brownie Unit

£1,590 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards an overnight trip to the seaside and a wildlife park for a group of disadvantaged children from Sheffield

1st Cardross Guides

£500 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a three-day to an activity centre for a group of disadvantaged girls from West Dunbartonshire

1st Carlton-in-Lindrick Scout Group

£1,200 | Holiday Grant | East Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards an overnight trip to London for a group of disadvantaged children from Nottinghamshire

1st Lesmahagow Beavers and Cubs (15th Lanarkshire)

£1,300 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor centre near Glasgow for a group of disadvantaged children from Lanarkshire

1st Silksworth Brownies

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a three-night trip to a residential activity camp for a group of disadvantaged children from Sunderland

1st Wallsend Girls’ Brigade

£1,020 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a week long trip to an outdoor activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Tyne & Wear

206th St Laurence Scout Group Birmingham

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a three-night adventure camping trip to Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Birmingham.

23rd Itchen North Scouts

£1,000 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a week long trip to North Wales for a group of disadvantaged boys from Southampton

2nd Mildenhall Guides

£500 | Holiday Grant | Eastern | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night camping trip to Norfolk for a group of disadvantaged children from Suffolk

2nd Pembroke Scout Group

£725 | Holiday Grant | Wales | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a three-night trip to an activity centre in Swindon for a group of disadvantaged boys from Pembrokeshire

39th Sheffield Scout Group (Shirecliffe)

£2,170 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Sheffield

3VA

£5,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a health and wellbeing project for older people and those with disabilities in East Sussex

44th Glasgow Scouts

£915 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a weekend trip to an outdoor activities centre for a group of disadvantaged boys from in Glasgow

4th Hastings Brownies

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a three-night trip to an adventure centre in Sussex for a group of children from a disadvantaged area of Hastings

54th Sheffield Boys Brigade Company

£650 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night camping trip a group of disadvantaged children from Sheffield

54th Sheffield Boys Brigade Company

£650 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to a Scout Camp in Lincolnshire for a group of disadvantaged boys from Sheffield

57 West

£66,300 | Revenue | Eastern | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Community Development Worker at a community cafe and drop-in hub in Southend on Sea

6th East Paddington Brownie Guide Unit

£600 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a four-night trip to an outdoor activity centre in Essex for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Westminster

6th East Paddington Brownies Guide Unit

£600 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four-night trip to a Scout Activity Centre for a group of disadvantaged girls from London

6th St Helens (Parr) Scout Group

£1,100 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an activity centre in Lancashire for a group of children from a disadvantaged area of Merseyside

A Way Out

£85,000 | Revenue | North East | Prostitution & Trafficking | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the salary of a Project Leader and running costs of the ‘Liberty Project’, which will provide outreach and a programme of interventions and activities for women involved in sex work in Stockton on Tees

A World for Girls

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night activity trip to Kent for a group of disadvantaged girls from London