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.

Home-Start St Helens

£105,000 | Improving Lives | North West | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a Home-Start working with vulnerable families in a deprived area of Merseyside

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

Home-Start Staffordshire Moorlands

£63,600 | Revenue | West Midlands | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to vulnerable families in the Staffordshire Moorlands

Home-Start Stockland Green Erdington

£90,000 | Improving Lives | West Midlands | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a Home-Start in a deprived area of Birmingham

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

Home-Start Stroud District

£20,000 | County | South West | Family Services | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a Co-ordinator at a project providing support to vulnerable families with pre-school children in a disadvantaged area of Gloucestershire

Home-Start Suffolk East Ipswich & Coastal

£9,900 | County | Eastern | Family Services | 2016

Towards one year’s salary of Co-ordinators at a project that provides support for families in Suffolk with young children

Home-Start Surrey Heath

£10,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a Home-Start working with disadvantaged families in Surrey

Home-Start Surrey Heath

£20,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2019

Towards two years’ running costs of a Home-Start in a deprived area of Surrey

Home-Start Trafford and Salford

£75,300 | Revenue | North West | Family Services | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a part-time Coordinator at a project proving practical and emotional support to vulnerable families with young children in Salford

Home-Start Trafford, Salford, Wigan

£124,300 | Improving Lives | North West | Family Services | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a Home-Start in a deprived area of Greater Manchester

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Help at a Critical Moment
Employment and Training

Home-Start Wakefield & District

£145,700 | Improving Lives | Yorkshire & the Humber | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a Home-Start working with vulnerable families in a deprived area of Yorkshire

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Employment and Training

Home-Start Wandsworth

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to vulnerable parents with children under the age of five in the London Borough of Wandsworth

Home-Start Warrington

£105,000 | Revenue | North West | Family Services | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support services to vulnerable families with young children in Warrington

Home-Start Wellingborough & District

£85,500 | Revenue | East Midlands | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a support project for families with children under the age of five in Northamptonshire

Home-Start West Berkshire

£111,000 | Improving Lives | South East | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a maternal mental health support project for mothers with young children in a deprived area of Berkshire

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

Home-Start West Lothian

£136,800 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ salary of the Family Support Coordinator and a Family Group Worker at a project providing support for vulnerable families in West Lothian

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Help at a Critical Moment

Home-Start Wirral

£157,900 | Improving Lives | North West | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of salary costs at a Home-Start providing support to vulnerable families in a deprived area of Merseyside

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements

Homeless Care

£10,000 | County | South East | Homelessness | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a day centre for homeless people in Kent

Homemaker Southwest

£105,000 | Revenue | South West | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Money Advice Caseworker at a project providing support with debts, maximising income and financial independence to those at risk of homelessness in Torbay

Hometruths Cooperative Ltd

£88,600 | Revenue | South East | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of an IDVA at an independent domestic abuse service in Swindon supporting survivors of domestic abuse and stalking from partners/ex-partners

Hoo Peninsula Cares CIC

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

Towards one year’s running costs of a project addressing social isolation in rural areas of Kent

Hope Centre

£120,000 | Improving Lives | North West | Homelessness | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project providing advice, support and training to homeless and vulnerable people in a deprived area of Merseyside

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Accommodation Housing Support
Positive Choices

Hope Community Project (Wolverhampton)

£90,000 | Strengthening Communities | West Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing a range of support and activities for disadvantaged families and individuals in Wolverhampton

Hope Initiatives (Shrewsbury)

£47,700 | Revenue | West Midlands | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing vocational training to young people at risk of becoming NEET in Shopshire

Hope Into Action: East of England

£76,700 | Revenue | East Midlands | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Empowerment Worker at a project in Nottingham providing support to homeless and vulnerable people to help them sustain independent living

Hope Street Centre

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

Towards one year’s salary of a full time Centre Manager at a project providing a programme of support to individuals in a deprived area of Kent

Hope Street Centre

£10,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing employment support, computer training and work placements for people in a deprived area of Kent

Hope Support Services

£20,000 | County | South West | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project in Gloucestershire providing support to young people dealing with a life threatening diagnosis of a family member

Hope’s Place

£12,000 | County | South West | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support services in schools for disadvantaged young people across the south of Gloucestershire

Hope’s Place

£6,000 | County | South West | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support to disadvantaged young people across South Gloucestershire

Horden Youth and Community Centre

£110,200 | Revenue | North East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs plus a contribution towards the salary of the Facilities Operative, at a community centre providing activities, events and training in Durham