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.

Hornsey Lane Estate Community Association

£1,270 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a four night trip to an Activity Centre in Kent a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Islington

Horsebridge Arts and Community Centre

£6,000 | County | South East | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of digital creative activities created by and for disadvantaged young people in Kent

Hospice Hope

£5,000 | County | East Midlands | Health Care | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of ‘Hope House’, a support service for people with life limiting conditions in Leicestershire

Hot Chocolate Trust

£90,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Director at a project providing support, activities and opportunities to young people in Dundee

Hounslow Action for Youth

£40,000 | Revenue | London | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of the Senior Project Manager at the ‘Youth Inclusion Project’ to provide support to children with behavioural difficulties and special needs in the London Borough of Hounslow

Hour Community

£6,000 | County | Eastern | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a ‘Worry Tree CafŽ’ project in Suffolk for people with mental health issues

Hugh Gaitskell Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2019

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

Hull & East Yorkshire MIND

£109,300 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to young people with mental health issues in Hull

Hull Community Church

£47,100 | Christian Projects | Yorkshire & the Humber | Christian Projects | 2019

Towards two years’ salary of a Treasured Church Co-ordinator to inspire families in Hull to connect with faith through special events, worship and hands-on activities

Hull FC Rugby Community Sports & Education Foundation

£92,400 | Revenue | South East | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs, including the salary of the Project Coordinator, of a sports education and training programme in Hull for NEET young people with additional needs

Hull Lighthouse Project

£132,700 | Improving Lives | Yorkshire & the Humber | Sex Work, Trafficking & Modern Slavery | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Hull providing a range of support, including advice and an outreach service, for women involved in sex work

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Hummersea Primary School

£2,300 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night trip to an outdoor adventure centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Cleveland

Icon Theatre

£15,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards two year’s running costs of the ‘Pulse’ project in Kent, which helps address the needs of adults with mental health issues in the six months after hospital discharge

Ignite Trust

£85,700 | Improving Lives | London | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of an Employment Support Worker at project that works to establish pathways to education, training or employment for marginalised young people in the London Borough of Harrow

Priority areas
Employment and Training
Positive Choices
Help at a Critical Moment

Improving Lives

£73,700 | Revenue | East Midlands | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Support Worker who helps vulnerable offenders in Nottingham access health services and work through day to day issues including debt, benefits and housing

Include Youth

£90,000 | Revenue | South East | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to young people who have been or are in care, or are from disadvantaged communities across Northern Ireland

Inclusion Network CIC

£95,000 | Strengthening Communities | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation providing a community engagement project in a deprived area of Liverpool

Independent Advocacy North East

£84,700 | Improving Lives | North East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ salaries of two Independent Advocates to provide support to vulnerable people in Tyne & Wear

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Independent Arts

£117,900 | Improving Lives | South East | Older People | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing social singing groups for older people in the Isle of Wight

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

Independent Arts

£10,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of the Chief Executive at a project providing support to vulnerable older people in residential care and in the community on the Isle of Wight

Indoamerican Refugee and Migrant Organisation

£39,000 | Revenue | London | Black Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘English for Work’ project, providing English and IT classes to unemployed or underemployed adults from Latin American communities in the London Boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark

Ingol and Tanterton Community Trust

£81,000 | Revenue | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Centre Support & Advice Officer to provide support, advice and guidance to people in crisis in Preston

Ingol and Tanterton Community Trust

£163,200 | Strengthening Communities | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of an organisation providing support to disadvantaged people in Preston

Inn Churches

£79,700 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Homelessness | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Welfare Manager at a project providing practical support and shelter to homeless people in Bradford

Inquest

£169,900 | Improving Lives | National | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ salary of a Family Caseworker at a National project providing support and information to bereaved families following the contentious or state related death of a loved one

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family

Insight Society

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

Towards a two-night trip to Birmingham for a group of blind/visually impaired children from Wolverhampton

Insight Society

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

Towards a trip to the Edinburgh Festival for a group of disabled children from Wolverhampton

InSpire at St Peter’s Ltd

£120,000 | Improving Lives | London | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards three years’ salary of a Caseworker at a project providing employability training and education opportunities in the London Borough of Southwark for young people who have significant support needs

Priority areas
Employment and Training

Inspire Suffolk Ltd

£46,200 | Revenue | Eastern | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of ‘Health Kicks’, a project providing regular team based physical activity to mental health service users in Suffolk

Inspiring Grace

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two night trip to a campsite for a group of disadvantaged children from Lancashire