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 September 2019, 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.

East Community Transport – Waltham Forest/Newham

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

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Waltham Forest

East Cumbria Family Support Association

£75,000 | Revenue | North West | Family Services | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project in Cumbria that supports families and their children build emotional resilience

East End Kids & Co

£71,200 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project that works to raise awareness and encourage healthy eating in deprived areas of Glasgow

East Kent Mediation

£10,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a mediation service for people in Kent

East London Advanced Technology Training

£78,000 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘New Roots’ project, which tackles barriers to social participation faced by first-generation migrant women, particularly refugees and asylum seekers, in the London Boroughs of Hackney, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest

Eastcroft Park Primary School

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

Towards a two-night trip to the Lake District for a group of disadvantaged children from Liverpool

Eastcroft Park Primary School

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

Towards a two-night trip to the Lake District for a group of disadvantaged children from Merseyside

Eastleigh Child Contact Centre

£15,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ salary costs of a child contact centre in Hampshire which offers a safe place for children to meet with their non-resident parents or family

ECPAT UK

£171,200 | Improving Lives | London | Sex Work, Trafficking & Modern Slavery | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the project costs of a Youth Group which works with young people from London who are victims of trafficking

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Employment and Training

EDAS Foundation

£60,000 | Revenue | West Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘Advocacy Matters’ project in Birmingham, providing welfare, financial and housing advice to disadvantaged and disengaged communities, particularly those from BAME communities

Edenbridge Friendz

£7,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a charity in Kent that supports people with learning disabilities and their families

Edenbridge Friendz

£7,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a charity supporting people with learning disabilities and their families in Kent

Edge Hill Youth & Community Centre

£61,900 | Strengthening Communities | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing educational and leisure activities for disadvantaged families and young people in Liverpool

Edge Youth Centre

£66,100 | Revenue | Northern Ireland | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary and related running costs of a cross-community youth project in County Down

Education and Skills Development Group

£32,300 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a Mentor for children of refugee backgrounds in the London Borough of Ealing

Education Business Partnership Kent

£10,000 | County | South East | Children & Young People | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of an interactive programme supporting young people who are not in employment, education or training into work-based learning skills for young people based in deprived areas of Kent

Elevated Hope

£1,860 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a two-night trip to a family centre for a group of autistic children from the London Boroughs of Hackney, Tower Hamlet and Haringey

Elizabeth Foundation

£15,000 | County | South East | Children & Young People | 2019

Towards two years’ running costs of a project delivering education and welfare sessions to pre-school children who are deaf or hearing impaired in Hampshire

Elmbridge Rentstart (UK) Ltd

£90,000 | Improving Lives | South East | Homelessness | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing homelessness prevention advice to people who are vulnerably housed and support services to those who are homeless in Surrey

Priority areas
Accommodation Housing Support
Help at a Critical Moment
Employment and Training

Emmanuel House

£93,200 | Revenue | East Midlands | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing support to homeless and vulnerably housed people in Nottingham

Empire Fighting Chance

£80,000 | Revenue | South West | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support to disadvantaged young people through non-contact boxing in Bristol and South Wales

Endike Community Care

£163,900 | Strengthening Communities | Yorkshire & the Humber | Older People | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a range of activities and support for older people, vulnerable people and those experiencing isolation in Hull

Enfield Carers Centre

£94,200 | Revenue | London | Carers | 2017

Towards three years’ salary and of a Carers Health Care Officer at a project supporting family carers at GP practices and hospitals in the London Borough of Enfield

Enfield Citizens Advice Bureau

£95,700 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of an apprenticeship scheme for disadvantaged people in the London Borough of Enfield

Enfield Citizens Advice Bureau

£120,000 | Improving Lives | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Money Adviser at a project helping people address their financial problems and claim their rights and entitlements in the London Borough of Enfield

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements

ENGage

£7,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of a Dementia support service for people living in rural parts of East Sussex

English for Action

£73,000 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing English language classes for migrants in the London Boroughs of Tower Hamlets and Southwark

Enrych Leicestershire & Derbyshire

£15,000 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support services to disabled people in Leicestershire

Enrych Leicestershire & Derbyshire

£20,000 | County | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support services to people with disabilities, including learning disabilities, in Leicestershire

ENTRAIDE Mutual Aid

£86,000 | Revenue | West Midlands | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Project Manager at an organisation providing support to asylum seekers and refugees in Solihull and the surrounding areas