Recently awarded grants

This page features grants made over the past three years through the following grant programmes; Revenue and Capital grants made through our main grants programme (now closed), County Grants, Small Grants in the North-East (now closed) and Holiday Grants for Disadvantaged Children.

These grants were made before the launch of our new grant programmes and strategy, so please note that they may not reflect our current grantmaking policy.

Details of the grants awarded through the Improving Lives and Strengthening Communities programmes will be made once we begin to award grants in 2018.

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 March 2017, 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 .

Blackthorn Trust

£90,000 | Revenue | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ salaries of the Trust Manager and Development Manager at an organisation providing training and rehabilitation for people with long term mental health problems and chronic conditions in Kent

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Primary School

£500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night trip to Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Liverpool

Bloxwich Community Partnership

£93,800 | Revenue | West Midlands | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salaries of two Activity Co-ordinators at a project providing activities and daycare to older and vulnerable adults, including those with learning disabilities, in the West Midlands

Blue Sky Development & Regeneration

£42,300 | Revenue | London | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2016

Towards one year’s continuation funding for the salaries of the Operations Team at a project providing supported employment for ex-offenders in south and west London

Blue Sky Trust

£7,200 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Health Care | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support to people living with HIV in Gateshead

Boathouse Youth

£90,000 | Revenue | North West | Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the General Manager at a project providing educational and recreational activities for children and young people in Blackpool

Bobath Children’s Therapy Centre Wales

£128,000 | Revenue | Wales | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Senior Physiotherapist at a project providing support and therapy to children and young people with cerebral palsy in Wales

Bobath Scotland

£76,500 | Revenue | Scotland | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an organisation providing support and therapy for people with cerebral palsy and their carers and families across Scotland

Bognor Regis District Scout Association

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a week long camping trip for a group of disadvantaged boys from West Sussex

Bolton Lads and Girls Club

£109,000 | Revenue | North West | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Youth Inclusion Project’, for young people with special educational needs in Bolton

Bolton Young Persons Housing Scheme

£90,000 | Revenue | North West | Homelessness | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of ‘Project Front Door’, providing support to vulnerable young people with complex needs at risk of repeat homelessness in Lancashire

Bosence Farm Community Ltd

£83,900 | Revenue | South West | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Key Worker at the Family and Young Person’s Unit at a project providing residential clinical detoxification and rehabilitation to adults with severe drug and/or alcohol dependency in Cornwall

Bradford PHAB Club

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

Towards a two-night trip to a specialist disability activity centre in West Yorkshire for a group of disabled children from Bradford

Brain and Spine Foundation

£90,000 | Revenue | National | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support, advice and information to people with neurological or spinal conditions in the UK

Brandon Centre

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of ‘Brandon Prevent’, an early intervention programme for young people in the London Borough of Camden involved in persistent antisocial behaviour

Breakout Youth

£10,000 | County | South East | LGBTQ | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a Youth Worker at a project providing support to LGBTQ young people in Hampshire

Breathing Spaces

£20,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing gardening therapy to disadvantaged people, including older people and those with dementia, in West Sussex

Brendoncare Clubs

£16,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support services to isolated older people across Hampshire

Bridge Foundation

£62,200 | Revenue | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Bridge in Schools’ project, providing mental health support to children in four primary schools in Bristol

Bridge It Housing UK Team Ltd

£93,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Life and Debt Counsellor at a project providing support to ex-offenders across Yorkshire

Bridge Project (Woking)

£3,333 | County | South East | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project in Surrey providing mentoring and support to dependent drinkers to help them abstain from alcohol

Bridgewater School

£1,900 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2016

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

Brighton & Hove City Mission

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a foodbank for disadvantaged people in Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove Speak Out

£5,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support and advocacy to people with learning disabilities in Brighton & Hove

Brighton Light Trust

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a debt advice service in Brighton and Hove

Brightwells Gostrey Centre

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

Towards one years’ running costs of a project providing therapeutic and respite services for older people in and around Farnham

Brigitte Trust

£5,000 | County | South East | Health Care | 2016

Towards one year’s salary of the Service & Development Manager at a project providing support at home to people with life-threatening conditions in Surrey and West Sussex

Bristol Refugee Rights

£120,400 | Revenue | South West | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing ESOL classes to asylum seekers and refugees in Bristol

Broadfield Primary School

£690 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards day trips to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from Lancashire

Brockworth Community Project

£20,000 | County | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of the Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator at a project providing community support services to disadvantaged people in Gloucestershire