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 .

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 For Achievement

£69,600 | Revenue | North West | Young People | 2014

Towards two years’ continuation funding of the running costs, including the salary of the Manager, for a charity providing youth work on a deprived estate in Liverpool

Action for Family Carers

£123,500 | Revenue | Eastern | Carers | 2014

Towards three years’ salary of a Volunteer Co-ordinator and running costs of a project providing support, information, counselling and day care to carers in Essex

Action for M.E.

£50,000 | Revenue | National | Disability | 2014

Towards two years’ running costs of ‘SEE M.E.’, a National employment and support service for people with Myalgic Encephalopathy

Action Homeless (Leicester) Ltd

£520 | Holiday Grant | East Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a day trip to Skegness for a group of disadvantaged children from Leicestershire

Action Medical Research

£104,000 | Revenue | National | Medical Research | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a project researching primary ciliary dyskinesia – restoring cilia to prevent lung damage

Action Medical Research

£110,000 | Revenue | National | Medical Research | 2015

Towards three years’ research into whether exercises that strengthen calf muscles can make walking easier for teenagers with Cerebral Palsy

Action Medical Research

£120,000 | Revenue | National | Medical Research | 2014

Towards three years’ medical research towards improving diagnosis and treatment for severe anaemia

Action Medical Research

£133,000 | Revenue | National | Medical Research | 2014

Towards three years’ medical research into the causes and prevention of preterm birth

Action on Addiction

£75,000 | Revenue | North West | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2014

Towards two years’ running costs of an alcohol free cafe bar which serves as a hub for Liverpool’s recovery community for services and support groups

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

Advance

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a domestic abuse advocacy service in London for women and children who are at high risk of harm

Advocacy After Fatal Domestic Abuse

£45,000 | Revenue | National | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of a peer support project providing emotional and practical advice and guidance to families in England and Wales after domestic homicide

Afghan Association Paiwand

£104,700 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a culturally sensitive advocacy and counselling service for refugees and asylum seekers with mental health problems in the London Boroughs of Barnet, Brent, Harrow and Ealing

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

African Woman Integration Forum

£620 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a day trip to a farm centre for a group of disadvantaged children from London

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 Eastbourne

£71,700 | Revenue | South East | Older People | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of the Befriending Co-ordinator at a project providing services, advice and information to older people in East Sussex

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

Age Connects Neath Port Talbot

£65,200 | Revenue | Wales | Older People | 2014

Towards three years’ salary of the Manager at a project providing a range of support and advice services for older people in Neath Port Talbot

Age UK Andover & District

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards one year’s salary of the Community Development Worker at a project providing support services to disadvantaged people in the Test Valley area of Hampshire

Age UK Bexley

£60,000 | Revenue | London | Older People | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Men in Sheds’ project, providing support services to isolated older men in the London Borough of Bexley