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 .

Age UK Blackburn with Darwen

£78,600 | Revenue | North West | Older People | 2017

Towards two years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an outreach advice service for older people in Blackburn with Darwen

Age UK Blackburn with Darwen

£69,600 | Revenue | North West | Older People | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing an outreach advice service for older people in Blackburn with Darwen

Age UK Bury

£78,400 | Revenue | North West | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing an Information and Advice Service for older people and their carers in Lancashire

Age UK Darlington

£72,900 | Revenue | North East | Older People | 2015

Towards two years’ continuation funding of a befriending service at a project providing support, activities and day care for older and disabled people in Darlington

Age UK Gateshead

£87,000 | Revenue | North East | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Project Co-ordinator at a project providing befriending networks and activities for older people in Gateshead

Age UK Scarborough & District

£77,800 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a telephone and home visiting befriending service for older people in Yorkshire

Age UK Sheffield

£90,600 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Older People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Information and Advice Service’ for older people in Sheffield

Age UK Sunderland

£95,000 | Revenue | North East | Older People | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘Friends and Neighbours’ project for older people in care homes in Tyne & Wear

Age UK Wandsworth

£75,000 | Revenue | London | Older People | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a centre for vulnerable older people in the London Borough of Wandsworth offering information, advice, befriending, social activities and carer’s support

Age UK West Cumbria

£88,300 | Revenue | North West | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a range of support services around health and wellbeing for older people in Cumbria

Age UK Wolverhampton

£90,300 | Revenue | West Midlands | Older People | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to isolated older people in the West Midlands

AHOY Centre

£80,800 | Revenue | London | Young People | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of two part-time posts providing additional support and mentoring to vulnerable young people at a sailing and water-based project in London

Aiming High London

£1,370 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a day trip to a farm centre in Hertfordshire for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Hackney

Alamein Community Association

£20,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards two years’ salaries of the Community Manager and Admin Officer at a project providing support services to disadvantaged people in a deprived area of Hampshire

Albert Kennedy Trust

£75,000 | Revenue | London | LGBTQ | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the London Caseworker at a project providing support, advice and guidance to young LGBTQ people in London

Aldingbourne Trust

£150,000 | Capital | South East | Disability | 2015

Towards the building costs of a new visitor centre for a project supporting adults with learning disabilities in Chichester, West Sussex

Alington House Community Association

£7,600 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing community development and integration services in County Durham

Alive Activities Limited

£175,900 | Revenue | South West | Older People | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a community engagement initiative for care homes to support older people in Bristol

All Saints Catholic Primary School

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Merseyside

All Saints CE (Aided) Primary School

£980 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards the cost of a four-night residential trip to an adventure centre in Shropshire for a group of school children from a deprived area of Wokingham

All Saints Centre

£74,500 | Revenue | West Midlands | Family Services | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of the Family Support Co-ordinator at a project providing support services to vulnerable and disadvantaged families in Birmingham

Almondbury Community School

£1,180 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from West Yorkshire

Alnwick Young Peoples Association (Gallery Youth)

£6,000 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Young People | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support to vulnerable young people in Northumberland

Alnwick Young Peoples Association (Gallery Youth)

£7,800 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Young People | 2014

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Northumberland that supports young people into training and employment

Alternatives Trust East London

£91,800 | Revenue | London | Family Services | 2014

Towards three years’ continuation funding for the salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing services and support to vulnerable pregnant women and families in the London Borough of Newham

Amaze

£102,000 | Revenue | South East | Disability | 2014

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘Amaze DLA’ project, which supports families in Brighton and Hove with disabled children through changes in the legislation affecting their Disability Living Allowance and related benefits

Ambition Aspire Achieve

£2,125 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night summer camp for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Newham

Amirah Giving Ltd

£86,500 | Revenue | West Midlands | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of a Support Worker at a project providing support to women and their families fleeing domestic abuse in Birmingham

Anah Project

£152,400 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salaries and associated running costs of a project providing services to those experiencing domestic abuse in and around Bradford

ANAWIM

£100,900 | Revenue | West Midlands | Prisoners & Ex-offenders | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project supporting women in prison including outreach and drop-in services for vulnerable women in HMP Foston Hall, Drake Hall and Eastwood Park, Birmingham