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 June 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.

Oxford Parent Infant Project

£75,000 | Revenue | South East | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of two outreach projects in Oxfordshire that provide support to parents who are struggling to develop a loving relationship with their baby

Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre

£178,700 | Improving Lives | South East | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Oxfordshire providing an Independent Sexual Violence Advocacy Service to female survivors of sexual violence

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Paddington Law Centre

£89,000 | Revenue | London | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support and welfare advice to disabled people in the London Borough of Westminster and surrounding areas

Paddock Wood Community Advice Centre

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

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support and advice to disadvantaged people in Kent

Parent to Parent (Dundee)

£71,200 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ salary of a Support Worker at a project that supports families caring for a child with additional needs in Dundee

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Support Networks and Family

Parents 1st

£180,000 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Family Services | 2020

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to vulnerable pregnant women or those with young children, and their partners and families, in Essex

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

Parkhead Citizens Advice Bureau

£112,300 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing debt and benefits advice to people in a disadvantaged area of Glasgow

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Help at a Critical Moment
Employment and Training

Parklands Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a two-night trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from Leeds

Parklands Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2020

Towards a two-night trip to Whitby for children from Leeds

Parkview Parent Council

£1,200 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a day trip to Belfast for a group of children from a deprived area of Glasgow

Parkview Parent Council

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

Towards a four night trip to a residential centre in Helensburgh for a group of disadvantaged children from Glasgow

Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of Holy Trinity Hastings

£28,900 | Christian Projects | South East | Christian Projects | 2020

Towards two years’ running costs of a project designed to increase and sustain the activities offered to both unchurched & churched local children

Pathfield School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2020

Towards a three night trip to Exmoor for children from Barnstaple

Pathways of Chesterfield

£99,000 | Revenue | East Midlands | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Dual Purpose Outreach and Support Worker to provide street outreach to homeless people or those at risk of homelessness in a deprived area of Derbyshire

Pathways to Health

£5,000 | County | South East | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of a community health project offering ear acupuncture treatment for people with and/or affected by substance use, mental health issues in East Sussex

Pathways to Health

£5,000 | County | South East | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a community health project offering acupuncture treatment for people with and/or affected by substance use, mental health issues in East Sussex

Pecan

£90,000 | Improving Lives | London | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project in the London Boroughs of Southwark and Lewisham, providing coaching-based, trauma-informed support for women with complex needs, including those affected by the Criminal Justice System

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

Pelton Fell Community Partnership

£1,700 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor education centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Co. Durham

Pembrokeshire Citizens Advice Bureau

£176,200 | Improving Lives | Wales | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards three years’ salaries of a Caseworker, Adviser and Administrator at a project providing outreach advice services for people with mental health issues in Pembrokeshire

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

Pencader Family Centre

£75,000 | Revenue | Wales | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of salary of the Coordinator, plus a contribution towards the running costs of a project supporting vulnerable and isolated families in a deprived area of Wales

Pennoweth Primary School

£2,210 | Holiday Grant | South West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four-night trip to London for a group of disadvantaged children from Cornwall

Pentreath Ltd

£134,400 | Revenue | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the ‘Ignite Project’, supporting young people who are NEET with mental health or emotional challenges in Cornwall

People In Partnership

£98,500 | Revenue | West Midlands | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Mental Health Family Advocate at a project in Birmingham providing support to parents with mental health problems involved in child protection/care proceedings

Perth Autism Support SCIO

£600 | Holiday Grant | Scotland | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a day trip to a nature centre in Edinburgh for a group of disabled children from Perth and Kinross

Perthes Association

£1,500 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s costs of a project in Surrey that helps repair and maintain specialist wheelchairs for children disabled by Perthes Disease

Peter Bedford Housing Association

£100,000 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of an adult learning and employability programme for disadvantaged adults from the London Boroughs of Hackney and Islington

Peterborough Citizens Advice Bureau

£78,000 | Revenue | Eastern | Homelessness | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Prevention of Homelessness Worker at a project providing housing, mortgage arrears and tenancy advice to homeless people in Cambridgeshire

Peterborough Women’s Aid

£62,900 | Revenue | Eastern | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Children’s Support Worker at a refuge in Cambridgeshire

Pett Older Peoples Project

£2,500 | County | South East | Older People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing services for older people who are isolated and need support in East Sussex

Petworth Community Garden CIC

£19,800 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards two years’ running costs of a Community Garden for disadvantaged people in West Sussex