Recently awarded grants

This page features grants made over the past three years through the following grant programmes; Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities, Strategic Grants – Housing First Programme (now closed), 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 March 2020, 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.

Katherine Low Settlement Ltd

£173,000 | Improving Lives | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Family Education Support Project’ providing a range of educational services and support to young refugees and their families in the London Borough of Wandsworth

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

KCU Limited

£108,000 | Strengthening Communities | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2020

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation which aims to relieve and prevent social and economic disadvantage in Kettering

Kearsley West Primary and Nursery School

£1,248 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor learning centre for a group of school children from a deprived area of Manchester

Kent Enterprise Trust

£6,500 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing employment support to disadvantaged people in Kent

Kent Enterprise Trust

£17,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘Kent Enterprise Gardens project’, providing employment support and training to unemployed people in Kent

Kent Family Mediation Service

£5,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support and services to families in Kent who are experiencing difficulties arising from separation and divorce

Kent MS Therapy Centre

£7,500 | County | South East | Disability | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing high dose oxygen therapy for people with Multiple Sclerosis from Kent

Key4Life

£150,000 | Improving Lives | National | Children & Young People | 2020

Towards three years’ running costs of a organisation working with young offenders to reduce chances of reoffending, and greatly increasing their chances of securing, and maintaining, employment, education or training in London, Bristol and Somerset

Priority areas
Positive Choices

KeySteps

£62,000 | Improving Lives | South West | Homelessness | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project providing advice and support to homeless people and those at risk of becoming homeless in Weston super Mare and across North Somerset

Priority areas
Accommodation Housing Support

Khulisa

£135,000 | Improving Lives | National | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an organisation providing a range of services to support marginalised individuals in London, Manchester, Bolton and the south-east of England

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

Kids and Young Adults Klub (Kayaks)

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two-night trip to Cumbria for children from South Shields

Kids Inspire

£93,200 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Children & Young People | 2020

Towards three years’ salary of a Senior Clinical Manager for a project providing therapeutic support to children and young people who are at an economic, social and/or educational disadvantage in Essex

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family

KIM Inspire

£180,000 | Improving Lives | Wales | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘Wrexham Women’s Mental Health Recovery Service’ in North Wales

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Kindred Advocacy

£120,000 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Carers | 2019

Towards three years’ salary of the Advocacy and Information Worker at the ‘Exceptional Families Project’, providing support to families whose children have exceptional healthcare needs in Scotland

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Support Networks and Family

Kinergy

£95,400 | Revenue | South West | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing counselling to women and men in Bristol who have been sexually abused

King James I Academy

£1,000 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two-night trip to Lancashire for children from County Durham

King’s Cross Brunswick Neighbourhood Association

£118,200 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding for the running costs of a project providing support and services for disadvantaged communities in the London Borough of Camden

Kingdom Abuse Survivors Project

£108,000 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing counselling and one-to-one and group support for young people who have experienced child sexual abuse in Fife

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Kings Meadow Primary School

£1,250 | 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

Kingstanding Regeneration Trust

£180,000 | Improving Lives | West Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2020

Towards three years’ salary of a Wellbeing officer, a Trainer and an IAG Co-ordinator to deliver a programme that provides training and employability support for young people in Kingstanding

Priority areas
Employment and Training

Kingsway Primary School

£500 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a overnight trip to an outdoor education centre in Shropshire for a group of disadvantaged pupils from Gloucestershire

Kingswode Hoe School

£500 | Holiday Grant | Eastern | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a four night trip to an outdoor centre for a group of children from Essex

Kinship Care Northern Ireland

£178,000 | Improving Lives | Northern Ireland | Carers | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Caring for Kin’ project providing a range of programmes, activities, information and training sessions for grandparent carers and children in Northern Ireland

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Help at a Critical Moment

Kirkdale Neighbourhood Community

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

Towards a four night trip to North Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Merseyside

Kirklees and Calderdale Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre

£177,200 | Improving Lives | Yorkshire & the Humber | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a counselling service for survivors of sexual trauma in Yorkshire

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Positive Choices

Knockavoe School & Resource Centre

£950 | Holiday Grant | Northern Ireland | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a one day trip to a leisure complex for a group of disadvantaged children from West Tyrone

Knoll Community Association

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s salary of an Assistant Centre Manager at a project providing social, leisure and learning opportunities for people in a disadvantaged area of West Sussex

Knowle West Health Association

£135,000 | Strengthening Communities | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing activities, training in horticulture and cookery, and counselling sessions to promote health and wellbeing for residents of a deprived area of Bristol

Knowsley Disability Concern

£173,600 | Improving Lives | North West | Disability | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing community-based learning and development programmes and a peer support network for adults with learning disabilities in Merseyside

Priority areas
Employment and Training
Support Networks and Family

Koestler Trust

£78,000 | Improving Lives | National | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an arts mentoring project for ex-offenders across the UK

Priority areas
Positive Choices
Employment and Training
Support Networks and Family