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 .

Fiddlers Lane Community Primary School

£2,010 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a three-night trip to Snowdonia for a group of disadvantaged children from Greater Manchester

Fife Women’s Aid

£76,200 | Revenue | Scotland | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a Court Worker at a project providing advocacy and support for women affected by domestic violence in Fife, Scotland

Filwood Hope Advice Centre

£45,000 | Revenue | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Bristol that provides a drop in advice service for people experiencing emotional, psychological and financial hardship

First Step

£110,600 | Revenue | North West | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Domestic Abuse Worker at a project supporting people in Merseyside who have experienced domestic abuse

First Steps Derbyshire

£92,400 | Revenue | East Midlands | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Co-ordinator of a project in Derbyshire that provides online support and befriending to those suffering with eating disorders

First Steps Future Training

£48,800 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of ‘First Steps to Work’ an employability project for people with complex needs in Glasgow

First Stop Darlington

£82,200 | Revenue | North East | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project providing support to homeless people and those at risk of homelessness to live independently in Darlington

Fishguard and Goodwick Young Person’s Trust Ltd

£77,500 | Revenue | Wales | Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing activities and opportunities for disadvantaged young people in Pembrokeshire

Folkestone Youth Project

£10,000 | County | South East | Young People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a youth project in a deprived area of Kent

Footsteps Counselling & Care

£20,000 | County | South West | Family Services | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of the Team Leader at a project providing support and counselling to people affected by pregnancy related issues or loss in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds

For Jimmy

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of an intensive social engagement and academic programme for at risk young people in south-east London

Forest Oak Special School

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

Towards an overnight trip to a youth hostel in Gloucestershire for a group of disabled children from Birmingham

Forestdale Primary School

£2,330 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night trip to an activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from the West Midlands

Freedom Community Project

£69,500 | Revenue | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Client Support Manager at a project providing support services to disadvantaged people in Derbyshire

Freewheelers Theatre and Media Ltd

£20,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of the Operations Manager at a project in Surrey providing opportunities for people with disabilities to produce and participate in theatre, film, music and dance

Fresh Start – New Beginnings

£10,000 | County | Eastern | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of an organisation in Suffolk that provides therapeutic services to children who have experienced sexual abuse

Friars Primary (Foundation) School

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

Towards a four-night trip to a farm in Gloucestershire for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Southwark

Friends Families & Travellers

£90,000 | Revenue | National | Black & Minority Ethnic | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a telephone-based casework and advocacy service for Gypsies and Travellers across the UK

Friends of Five Acre Wood School

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

Towards one year’s running costs of a multi-sensory room for children with severe and complex special needs and disabilities in Kent

Friends of Gloucestershire Archives

£20,000 | County | South West | Older People | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of the Engagement Manager at ‘EVOKE’, a project that works to address memory loss and loneliness in older people in Gloucestershire

Friends of Holcot

£3,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards the refurbishment of play and recreation facilities for disabled and disadvantaged young people in Kent

Friends of Lanterns

£5,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support to disadvantaged families in Hampshire

Friends of Sherwood Park School

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

Towards the costs of further developing a sensory pathway and extension of a horticultural area at a school for children with complex disabilities in Surrey

Friends of St Nicholas Special School

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

Towards the cost of updating playground equipment at a school for disabled children in Kent

Galop

£81,000 | Revenue | London | LGBTQ | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Services Manager at a project in London providing advice, support and advocacy to people from the LGBTQ community who have been the victims of crime

Gap – A Thanet Community Project

£2,500 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a numeracy and financial literacy project for disabled people in Kent

GASP Motor Project

£20,000 | County | South East | Young People | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing courses in motor mechanics for at risk young people in Surrey

Gateshead Older People’s Assembly

£6,821 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Older People | 2016

Towards one years’ salary of the Development Manager at a project providing mental health and wellbeing support to older people in Tyne & Wear

Geeza Break

£60,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Support Worker at the ‘Geeza Chance’ project, supporting young people in Glasgow to transition away from living with parents with addiction issues

Gellideg Foundation Group

£110,000 | Capital | Wales | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards the costs of building a Wellbeing Centre as part of a new community centre in Merthyr Tydfil