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.

Integrated Neurological Services

£108,000 | Revenue | London | Health Care | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an organisation that provides support to adults and their careres with neurological conditions in the London Boroughs of Hounslow and Richmond

Integratus Charity of the United Kingdom

£730 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Hackney

Integratus Charity of the United Kingdom

£690 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Hackney

InterAct Chelmsford Limited

£107,800 | Revenue | Eastern | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Volunteering Development Coordinator to support young people with disabilities in Essex

Interest Link Borders

£90,000 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Disability | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a befriending service for adults, children and young people with learning disabilities in the Scottish Borders

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

Inverclyde Women’s Aid SCIO

£88,600 | Revenue | Scotland | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a sexual abuse support service for women and children in Inverclyde

Involve Kent Ltd

£77,300 | Revenue | South East | Older People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to isolated, older people in Maidstone and Malling, Kent

Ipswich Community Playbus

£7,000 | County | Eastern | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a Playbus providing play sessions for pre school children and their families in Suffolk

Ipswich Disabled Advice Bureau

£10,000 | County | Eastern | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s salary of the Bureau Manager at a project providing information and advice to disabled people in Suffolk

Irene Taylor Trust

£75,000 | Revenue | National | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a music-based rehabilitation project working with prisoners and ex-offenders across the UK

Irish Community Services

£86,000 | Revenue | London | Carers | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in south London that provides support to carers and those living with dementia

Islay & Jura Community Enterprises Ltd

£30,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding for the running costs of the Aquacare Warm Water Therapy & Resource Centre for disabled children and adults, their families and carers on the Isles of Islay and Jura

Islington Centre for Refugees and Migrants

£78,500 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support services to refugees and asylum seekers in the London Borough of Islington

Islington People’s Rights

£75,000 | Revenue | London | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing specialist welfare benefits and debt advice to people with disabilities in the London Borough of Islington

IT Schools Africa UK Community Programme

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

Towards two years’ salary costs of the IT Workshop Manager for the Gloucestershire Community Outreach Programme

JAN Trust

£98,600 | Revenue | London | Black Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary and running costs of a project offering advice, learning and support to BAME women in north London

Jericho Foundation

£148,200 | Revenue | West Midlands | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an apprenticeship programme for young people from disadvantaged communities in Birmingham

Joanna Leeds

£61,200 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Sex Work, Trafficking & Modern Slavery | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Manager of a project that supports women in Leeds who have experienced sexual exploitation

Jobsearch-Employment-Mentoring

£20,000 | Revenue | East Midlands | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project that is working to support and improve the employment prospects of refugees and asylum seekers in Derby

John Henry Newman Academy

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor adventure centre in Wiltshire for a group of disadvantaged school children from Oxfordshire

John Ruskin School & Language Classes

£950 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards trips to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Southwark

Just Another Dance Event

£73,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Lead Delivery Worker at an organisation that provides dance-related activities and events for deprived and disadvantaged young people in Sheffield

Just for Kids Law

£91,900 | Revenue | London | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Youth Advocate at a project providing advocacy, support and advice to disadvantaged children and young people in London

Justice First Ltd

£76,500 | Revenue | North East | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation that provides support to people in the Tees Valley who are seeking asylum and have initially been refused leave to stay

Justlife Foundation

£65,500 | Revenue | South East | Homelessness | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Project Worker for the ‘Creative Change Project’, a support project for homeless unsupported temporary accommodation tenants in Brighton and Hove

Kamelia Kids

£20,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project in East Sussex providing pre-school care to children with learning difficulties, complex needs and life-limiting conditions

Kamelia Kids

£19,500 | County | South East | Disability | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing pre-school care to children with learning difficulties, complex needs and life-limiting conditions in West Sussex

Karmand Community Centre

£138,800 | Strengthening Communities | Yorkshire & the Humber | Black Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation providing language learning opportunities, employability and communication skills training for disadvantaged BAME women in Bradford, West Yorkshire

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

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