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, 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.

Midlothian Young People’s Advice Service

£82,600 | Revenue | Scotland | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a Counsellor at a project providing a wide range of support for young people in Midlothian

MillisleYouth Forum

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | Northern Ireland | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four-night trip to an outdoor activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Co. Down

MIND Great Yarmouth & Waveney

£78,400 | Revenue | Eastern | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Mental Health Caseworker at a project providing support to young people in emotional distress in Norfolk and Suffolk

MIND Haringey

£70,000 | Revenue | London | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ continuation funding of a project providing support and services to people with mental health problems in the London Borough of Haringey

Mind in Harrow

£83,900 | Revenue | London | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project providing support, advice and advocacy to Somali refugees, asylum seekers and their families who experience poor mental health in the London Boroughs of Brent and Harrow

MIND in Mid Herts

£90,000 | Revenue | Eastern | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the Wellbeing Centre in Stevenage, which provides advice and support to people in Hertfordshire with mental health needs

MIND in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest

£72,600 | Revenue | London | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘Peer Leadership Programme’, providing people with mental health problems educational, practical and therapeutic group courses in the London Borough of Hackney

MIND Manchester

£97,200 | Revenue | North West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a full-time Caseworker and managerial support at a project in Manchester that provides advice, support and guidance to young people with mental health problems

MIND Mid Powys

£138,000 | Improving Lives | Wales | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Mums Matter’ project in Powys providing services designed to improve the mental health and wellbeing of women in the perinatal period

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family

MIND Tower Hamlets and Newham

£94,300 | Revenue | London | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the ‘Community Engagement Programme’, providing support services to people with mental health problems in the London Borough of Newham

Moira Anderson Foundation

£103,000 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Scotland providing counselling, specialist support and rehabilitation services for individuals affected by childhood sexual abuse

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Monday Club Leicestershire Limited

£10,000 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Leicestershire providing activities promoting a healthy lifestyle for people with Asperger’s Syndrome

Money A+E UK CIC

£29,800 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing money advice, casework and mentoring programmes to people in the London Borough of Lambeth

Money A+E UK CIC

£120,000 | Improving Lives | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project providing money advice, casework and mentoring programmes to people in London

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements

Money Matters Leicestershire

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

Towards three years’ running costs of a debt advice project in Leicester

Moor Allerton Elderly Care

£42,300 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project offering social, wellbeing, sport and learning opportunities for disadvantaged older people in a disadvantaged area of Leeds

Moorside Community Primary Academy

£2,200 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2017

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

Moorside Primary School

£2,050 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to Northumberland for school children from a deprived area of County Durham

Morecambe Bay Community Primary School

£2,200 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards an overnight trip to London for a group of disadvantaged children from Lancashire

Mosac

£104,100 | Improving Lives | National | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support and advocacy to children who have experienced sexual abuse and their non-abusing parents and carers in London, the South East, and with some National work

Priority areas
Employment and Training
Support Networks and Family

Mosses Community Association Ltd

£90,000 | Revenue | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Centre Manager at a community hub for disadvantaged people in Bury, Greater Manchester

Moulsecoomb Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a six-night trip to North Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Brighton

Mount Wise Community Primary School

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

Towards a two-night trip to an adventure centre in Cornwall for a group of disadvantaged school children from Devon

Mount Wise Community Primary School

£1,400 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to an adventure centre in Cornwall for a group of disadvantaged children from Plymouth

Moving On (Inverclyde)

£86,700 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2018

Towards three years’ salary of a Project Worker at the ‘Connexions’ project providing one-to-one and group skills training, information and advice to individuals with substance misuse issues in Inverclyde

Priority areas
Positive Choices

Movingsounds

£2,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a dementia programme for people in deprived areas of East Sussex

Mudlarks Community Garden

£85,600 | Revenue | Eastern | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Cafe Baker at a project providing training, work experience and employment for adults with learning disabilities and mental health issues in Hertfordshire

Mulgrave Primary School

£750 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

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

Multi-Cultural Family Base

£60,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Safe Haven’ project, providing support to refugees in Edinburgh

Murray House Community Recreation Centre

£2,310 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to an activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Tyne & Wear