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 2019, 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.

New Forest Disability Information Service

£9,950 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing an outreach service to isolated disabled people and their families in and around the New Forest

New Harmonie

£9,870 | County | South East | Older People | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of a project using live music as a care intervention for people with dementia and/or receiving palliative care in areas of West Sussex

New Harmonie

£9,870 | County | South East | Older People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project using live music as a care intervention for people with dementia and/or receiving palliative care in areas of West Sussex

New Horizon Youth Centre

£105,000 | Improving Lives | London | Homelessness | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary and on costs of a Private Rented Scheme’s Co-ordinator at a project providing support to homeless young people, aged 18-21, across London

Priority areas
Accommodation Housing Support
Help at a Critical Moment
Positive Choices

New Leaf Support

£20,000 | County | South East | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2019

Towards two years’ salary of an Administrator at a project providing a safe house for women and children in Kent who are fleeing domestic violence

New Leaf Triangle CIC

£10,000 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2017

Towards capital funding for the creation of an outdoor education and training site in Leicestershire for children and young people with autism, learning disabilities and behavioural difficulties

New Life Church

£4,590 | County | Eastern | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a mentoring and wellbeing programme in Suffolk for disadvantaged young people

New Life Counselling

£105,500 | Revenue | Northern Ireland | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project in Belfast providing a family therapy service to people from deprived communities

New Note Projects

£5,000 | County | South East | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a music group for people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction in Brighton

New Wortley Community Association

£90,000 | Strengthening Communities | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an organisation providing support to disadvantaged people in Leeds

Newcastle Carers

£101,600 | Revenue | North East | Carers | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Volunteer Development Worker at a project providing support, advice and information to adult carers in Newcastle upon Tyne

Newington Green Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a four night trip to Dover for a group of children from the London Borough of Islington

Newlands Primary School

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

Towards a four-night trip to Dorset for children from Southampton

Newpin Northern Ireland

£58,200 | Revenue | Northern Ireland | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Play Worker at a project supporting new mothers who are experiencing or at risk of mental health problems in Derry/Londonderry

Newport Women’s Aid

£180,000 | Improving Lives | Wales | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support for women in Newport, South Wales who are affected by domestic abuse and who face multiple disadvantages and/or are at the greatest risk of returning to an abusive relationship

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

NewStarts

£75,000 | Strengthening Communities | West Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing food parcels, furniture, skills-based training and work experience to disadvantaged communities in Birmingham

Newton-le-Willows Boys and Girls Club

£70,800 | Strengthening Communities | North West | Children & Young People | 2018

Toward three years’ running costs of a project providing a range of activities for children and young people in a deprived area of Merseyside

Newtown C of E Primary School

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

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

Newtown CE Primary School

£1,300 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two night trip to an outdoor centre for a group of children from Hampshire

Nishkam High School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a week-long trip to an outward bound centre in Wales for a group of disadvantaged school children from Birmingham

NIWE Eating Distress Service

£180,000 | Improving Lives | North East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation that provides counselling and therapeutic services, education and training to people affected by eating distress/disorders in the north-east of England

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family

Noa Girls

£77,400 | Revenue | London | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support and activities for Orthodox Jewish girls aged 12-24 in north-west London

Noah’s Ark Centre

£116,100 | Improving Lives | Yorkshire & the Humber | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs, including the salary a Project Coordinator, of a project providing counselling for people who have experienced child sexual abuse, sexual violence or domestic violence in West Yorkshire

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family

Noah’s Ark Children’s Venture

£5,000 | County | South West | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Gloucestershire providing residential holiday accommodation for groups of disadvantaged young people

Norfolk Community Law Service

£76,900 | Revenue | Eastern | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing specialist debt and welfare benefits casework and representation to vulnerable people in Norfolk

Norris Green Community Alliance

£81,000 | Revenue | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Community Development Officer at a project providing support to disadvantaged people in a deprived area of Liverpool

North Baddesley Youth and Community Club

£8,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing educational, training, social and recreational activities for disadvantaged people in Southampton

North Beckton Primary

£1,900 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a two night trip to a youth hostel in Surrey for a group of children from the London Borough of Newham

North Benwell Youth Project CIO

£100,000 | Revenue | South East | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support, group work and help to young people in a deprived area of Newcastle upon Tyne

North Bristol Advice Centre

£159,500 | Improving Lives | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a community advice service in Bristol that supports people on low incomes to access legal entitlements and overcome financial problems

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Employment and Training