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 .

Furniture Recycling Project

£73,600 | Revenue | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of a Driver, plus running costs of a van, at a project that provides recycled furniture and electrical items to low income households in Gloucestershire

Gaff Youth Project

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a two-night trip to an adventure centre for a group of children from a deprived area of Gloucestershire

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

Garston Church of England Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a three-night trip to Anglesey for a group of disadvantaged children from Liverpool

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

Gatehouse Caring in West Suffolk

£10,000 | County | Eastern | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing furniture re-use, a food bank and elderly day services to people in a disadvantaged area of Suffolk

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

Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group

£60,000 | Revenue | South East | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project that provides emotional and practical support to asylum seekers and migrants held in detention centres near Gatwick Airport

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

Gendered Intelligence CIC

£50,000 | Revenue | National | LGBTQ | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of the Chief Executive, plus running costs of a project providing youth work, events and events for transgendered people in the UK

Genie in the Gutter Ltd

£84,500 | Revenue | North West | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to people with substance misuse issues in Liverpool

Get The Kids Out

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | Eastern | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to a karting and activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Essex

Gilbrook School

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a four-night residential trip to a holiday park in Blackpool for a group of disabled children from the Wirral

Gilnow Primary School

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

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

Girlguiding Surrey East

£5,000 | County | South East | Young People | 2014

Towards the costs of replacing a building in Surrey used for residential activities for young people

Give Youth A Break

£1,050 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2015

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

GL11 Community Project

£7,500 | County | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a café that provides social and educational opportunities to a disadvantaged community in Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire Life Education Trust

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

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Gloucestershire providing advice and support to disadvantaged young people

Gloucestershire Lifestyles

£5,000 | County | South West | Disability | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Gloucestershire that supports disabled adults to attend sport, art, social activities and supported volunteering opportunities

Golfhill Primary School Parent Council

£1,950 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a residential trip to an outdoor education centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Glasgow

Good Morning Service

£85,400 | Revenue | Scotland | Older People | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of the Befriending Manager at a project providing a telephone befriending service for older people in Glasgow and the surrounding areas

Good Neighbour Scheme for Mill Hill and Burnt Oak

£36,000 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of lunch clubs, providing services and support for isolated and disadvantaged older people in the London Borough of Barnet

Good Vibrations

£93,000 | Revenue | National | Prisoners & Ex-offenders | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the ‘Gamelan Music Project’, working with offenders, those at risk of offending, substance misusers, and other vulnerable groups from across the UK

Gorbals Youth Run Drop In Cafe

£2,400 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2015

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

Gosport & District Sports Association for the Disabled

£2,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards the purchase of sports equipment for a project providing sport and leisure activities for disabled people in Hampshire

Govan Home and Education Link Project

£112,600 | Revenue | Scotland | Family Services | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a full time Project Worker and associated running costs of a project that supports disadvantaged parents and families in Glasgow

Govan Youth Information Project

£39,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Young People | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a range of drop in services, holiday programmes and youth provision for disadvantaged children and young people in Glasgow

Grandparents’ Association

£88,600 | Revenue | National | Family Services | 2014

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Family Support Manager at a project providing support and services to grandparents who provide care for their grandchildren across England and Wales