Recently awarded grants

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

These grants were made before the launch of our new grant programmes and strategy, so please note that they may not reflect our current grantmaking policy.

Details of the grants awarded through the Improving Lives and Strengthening Communities programmes will be made once we begin to award grants in 2018.

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 March 2017, 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 .

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

abandofbrothers

£91,800 | Revenue | South East | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a mentoring programme for young men involved with the criminal justice system in Sussex, Crawley and Eastbourne

Aberdeen Cyrenians

£80,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘Violence Against Women Project’, providing support to women in Aberdeen affected by gender-based violence or abuse

Aberdeenshire North Foodbank

£30,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of an emergency food bank in Aberdeenshire

Abigail Housing

£104,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the Destitution Project Coordinator and Housing Support Worker at a project providing support to refugees and asylum seekers in West Yorkshire

Academy FM Thanet

£8,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a community radio and media training project in a deprived area of Kent

Access All Areas

£77,200 | Revenue | London | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a theatre and education project for adults with learning disabilities in the London Borough of Hackney

Access Community Trust

£97,400 | Revenue | Eastern | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Wellbeing Practitioner at a project providing support services for vulnerable and socially excluded people in Suffolk and Norfolk

Action with Communities in Rural Kent

£10,000 | County | South East | Homelessness | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of ‘Nature’s Gym’ a project providing support to homeless people and those with substance misuse issues in Kent

Activiteens

£2,470 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a day trip to a wildlife park for a group of disadvantaged children from London

Adoption UK

£95,600 | Revenue | Wales | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘First 1,000 Days’ project, providing peer support to new adoptive families in Wales

Adur Special Needs Project

£10,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing weekend play activities for children with disabilities in West Sussex

Adur Special Needs Project

£10,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards one year’s salary of an organisation that provides weekend play schemes for disabled children in West Sussex

Africa 2000

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a three-night trip to an outdoor activity centre for a group of disabled children from the London Borough of Hackney

African Caribbean Community Initiative

£70,600 | Revenue | West Midlands | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of an Activities Officer at a project providing mental health recovery and rehabilitation support in Wolverhampton

African French Speaking Community Support

£1,430 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to an adventure activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Birmingham

After Adoption

£91,600 | Revenue | North West | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Adoption Support Social Worker and a contribution towards the running costs of the ‘TALK’ programme in Merseyside

Age Concern Farncombe

£10,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Surrey that helps ensure isolated older people can access a day centre

Age Concern St Hilda’s

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

Towards one year’s running costs of a lunch club for older people in Gloucester

Age Concern Syston and District

£5,000 | County | East Midlands | Older People | 2017

Towards one year’s salary of the Office Co-ordinator at a project providing information, advice and support to older people in a deprived area of Leicestershire