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 .

Liphook Day Centre

£15,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a community centre providing support services to people in a disadvantaged area of Hampshire

Listening Post

£20,000 | County | South West | Health Care | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a counselling service for adults Gloucestershire who are suffering emotional and psychological distress

Litherland Moss Primary School

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

Towards the cost of a two-night trip to an educational centre for a group of children from a deprived area of Liverpool

Litherland Moss Primary School

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

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

Little Gate Farm

£10,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2015

Towards one year’s salary of the Project Leader at an organisation providing support to adults and children with learning disabilities in East Sussex

Little Gate Farm

£60,000 | Revenue | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Work Training Project’ at a farm that offers paid work to adults with learning disabilities in East Sussex

Liverpool Association of Disabled People

£112,500 | Revenue | North West | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs, including salaries, of an organisation that provides advice, support and information to disabled people in Liverpool

Liverpool Bereavement Service

£41,900 | Revenue | North West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing bereavement counselling to children and young people across Merseyside

Livestock

£4,390 | County | South East | Family Services | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing a support group for new mothers in Brighton

Living Hope

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | Northern Ireland | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a two-night residential trip to Kilkeel for a group of disadvantaged children from Belfast

Living Hope Charity

£1,200 | Holiday Grant | Northern Ireland | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to a residential centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Belfast

Living Options Devon

£40,100 | Revenue | South West | Disability | 2014

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the ‘See Hear’ outreach service in Devon, to include the salary of an Equipment Advisor

Living Room Cardiff

£120,000 | Revenue | Wales | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing therapy and support to people with addiction problems and their families in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

Llanharan Primary School

£1,000 | Holiday Grant | Wales | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a day trip to a theme park for a group of disadvantaged children from south Wales

Lodging House Mission

£66,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Homelessness | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project offering drop in services to homeless people and those with chaotic lives in Glasgow

London Bubble Theatre Company

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a theatre company that works with disadvantaged people in the London Borough of Southwark

London Friend

£42,500 | Revenue | London | LGBTQ | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of ‘SWAP’, a psycho-social support programme for gay and bisexual men engaging in drug use in sexual contexts in London

London Youth

£60,800 | Revenue | London | Young People | 2015

Towards two years’ salary of a Delivery Officer at a project providing work experience and training in construction for young people in south-London

Longbridge Childcare Strategy Group

£500 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a day trip to a sensory centre Worcestershire for a group of disabled children from Birmingham

Longcause Community Special School

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a two-night residential trip for a group of disabled children from Plymouth

Longcause Community Special School

£1,000 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a three-night trip to Dartmoor National Park for a group of disadvantaged children from Plymouth

Lost Chord

£75,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Older People | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a music project delivered in community settings and residential homes for people with dementia in South Yorkshire

Love Me Love My Mind

£15,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Surrey that provides support to people with mental health issues and works to tackle the stigma of mental illness

Lower Kersal Primary School

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

Towards a week-long trip to Prestatyn for a group of disadvantaged children from Manchester

Lowestoft & District Mencap Society

£5,600 | County | Eastern | Disability | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a coffee bar at a project providing a social centre and activities for people with learning disabilities in Suffolk

Magdalen (The Magdalen Environment Trust)

£35,100 | Revenue | South West | Carers | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing personal development opportunities for young carers in the South West of England

Maggs Day Centre

£75,000 | Revenue | West Midlands | Homelessness | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of the Manager at a day centre for vulnerable and homeless people in Worcester

Magic Me

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Older People | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘Cocktails in Care Homes’ project, which brings young volunteers into east London care homes to plan and host monthly evening parties for residents

Maidstone Churches Winter Shelter

£10,000 | County | South East | Homelessness | 2014

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing shelter and support for homeless people in Kent

Maidstone Mencap Charitable Trust

£3,100 | County | South East | Disability | 2014

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Kent that provides physiotherapy services to children under 5 years old with mental and/or physical disabilities