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, Christian Projects (grants awarded from 2019 onwards), 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.

Brigitte Trust

£5,000 | County | South East | Health Care | 2016

Towards one year’s salary of the Service & Development Manager at a project providing support at home to people with life-threatening conditions in Surrey and West Sussex

Brigstowe Project

£89,600 | Revenue | South West | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing advice, information and migrant services to people living with and affected by HIV in and around Bristol

Bristol Refugee Rights

£120,400 | Revenue | South West | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing ESOL classes to asylum seekers and refugees in Bristol

Broadfield Primary School

£880 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a one day trip to the seaside for a group of children from Greater Manchester

Broadfield Primary School

£690 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards day trips to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from Lancashire

Brockworth Community Project

£20,000 | County | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of the Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator at a project providing community support services to disadvantaged people in Gloucestershire

Brockworth Link

£10,000 | County | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards one year’s salary of a General Manager at an organisation that provides community support services for disadvantaged people in Gloucestershire

Brogdale Collections

£3,000 | County | South East | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of the ‘Beastie Garden’ providing education about wildlife and conservation to disadvantaged and disabled young people in Kent

Brompton Academy

£1,200 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to an adventure centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Kent

Broomhouse Centre

£66,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the CEO at a project providing courses, support and training for people in a deprived area of Edinburgh

Building Circles

£15,000 | County | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs, including salaries, of an organisation that provides friendship and support to adults with learning disabilities in Gloucestershire

BUMPY (Birstall Urban Motorcycle Project for Youth)

£72,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of the Girls Engagement Mentor and related costs at a project providing motorcycle riding, training and related activities to young people in Birstall and Kirklees

Burbage Youth Project

£5,544 | County | East Midlands | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of a classic car restoration project for young people in a deprived area of Leicestershire who are either at risk of exclusion or not in education, employment or training.

Burnley Youth Theatre

£149,600 | Strengthening Communities | North West | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a youth theatre in a deprived area of Lancashire

Burton upon Trent and District YMCA

£147,300 | Improving Lives | West Midlands | Family Services | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing mediation, in-depth counselling and preventative work for families in East Staffordshire

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family
Positive Choices

Bygrove Primary School

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two night trip to a rural studies centre a group of children from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Caberfeidh Horizons

£54,400 | Revenue | Scotland | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of an employability service for adults with learning difficulties and mental health problems in Inverness

CAIR Scotland

£80,900 | Revenue | Scotland | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Streets Ahead Service’ providing support to young people with substance misuse issues in Perth and Kinross

Caldercuilt Parent Council

£1,300 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two night trip to an adventure centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Glasgow

Calderdale Wellbeing

£180,000 | Improving Lives | Yorkshire & the Humber | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to people experiencing mental distress in Calderdale

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements

Calman Trust Ltd

£117,400 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Children & Young People | 2019

Towards two years’ staffing costs of a project providing employability support for young people with complex needs in Inverness and the surrounding areas

Priority areas
Employment and Training
Help at a Critical Moment

Calthorpe Academy

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a four night trip to an adventure outdoor activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Birmingham

Caludon Castle School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a three night trip to Derbyshire for a group of disadvantaged children from Coventry

Cambridge Cyrenians

£45,000 | Revenue | Eastern | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Older Homeless Project Coordinator at an project providing support to older homeless people in Cambridge

Canaan Project

£105,700 | Improving Lives | London | Children & Young People | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Senior Youth Worker at a project delivering activities and support services to girls and young women in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

CANDI

£2,310 | County | South West | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards the costs of building refurbishment costs for a drop in centre for young people in Gloucestershire

Canon Barnett Primary School

£625 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night trip to an outdoor adventure centre for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Canopy Housing Project

£130,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ salary and running costs of a project providing employability skills for local residents in Leeds

Canterbury and District Samaritans

£8,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards capital funding for works to upgrade and refurbish the duty room at a project providing advice and support to disadvantaged people in Kent

Canterbury Ladies Choir

£2,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a singing project working with women in East Sutton Park prison in Kent