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 June 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.

Alkham Valley Community Project

£6,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing therapeutic equine activities for disabled adults and children in Kent

All Saints Catholic Primary School

£1,500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Merseyside

All Saints Community Projects

£95,300 | Improving Lives | West Midlands | Family Services | 2019

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the Family Support Co-ordinator at a project providing support services to vulnerable and disadvantaged families in Birmingham

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

Allanson Street Primary School

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

Towards a three-night trip to York for a group of disadvantaged school children from Merseyside

Allanson Street Primary School

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a three night trip to York for a group of children from Merseyside

Allsorts Gloucestershire

£94,200 | Revenue | South West | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support for families with disabled children in Gloucestershire

Almondbury Community School

£1,180 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from West Yorkshire

Alnwick Young Peoples Association (Gallery Youth)

£6,000 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Children & Young People | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support to vulnerable young people in Northumberland

Alongside You

£1,540 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an activity centre in Kent for a group of disadvantaged children from East London

Alternatives Trust East London

£99,700 | Revenue | London | Family Services | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing physical and mental health services for women in the London Borough of Newham

Amaze

£147,000 | Revenue | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘DLA Project’ supporting families in Brighton and Hove with disabled children through changes affecting their Disability Living Allowance and related benefits

Ambition Aspire Achieve

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four-night camping trip to Essex for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Newham

Ambition Aspire Achieve

£2,125 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night summer camp for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Newham

Anah Project

£152,400 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salaries and associated running costs of a project providing services to those experiencing domestic abuse in and around Bradford

Anchor Project

£90,000 | Strengthening Communities | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Bradford that provides a range of social and learning opportunities for disadvantaged people, including older people and refugees and asylum seekers

Andover CE Primary School

£600 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to a study centre for a group of disadvantaged school children from Hampshire

Angelou Centre

£88,100 | Revenue | North East | Black Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of the Refuge Manager and a Counsellor at a refuge providing accommodation and recovery work for BAME survivors of violence and abuse in the north-east of England

Arch North East

£117,100 | Revenue | North East | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Life Enhancement Support Advisor and associated running costs of a service for victims of sexual offences and their families in the Tees Valley

Ark Family Resource Centre

£100,000 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a range of support for disadvantaged families and children Essex

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

Art Against Knives

£109,500 | Revenue | London | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of an IDVA Specialist Support Worker at a project supporting vulnerable young women involved or at risk of domestic violence, sexual exploitation or unhealthy relationships in London

Artlift

£20,000 | County | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of a charity in Gloucestershire that provides therapeutic art intervention projects for people with mental health issues

Arts Alive Wales

£69,400 | Revenue | Wales | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of an arts and health programme for children, young people and vulnerable adults in mid and south-east Wales

Artscape

£7,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing art based workshops to people with mental health issues in Hampshire

Arundale Primary School

£1,490 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to an activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Greater Manchester

Arundel Castle Cricket Foundation

£9,070 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing cricket activities for people from disadvantaged communities and those with disabilities in West Sussex

As You Are Centre Ltd

£10,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of the ‘Focus 4 Life’ project providing support to people with mental health issues in West Sussex

Ascend

£111,000 | Strengthening Communities | Eastern | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an organisation that provides education and training courses, advice, outreach and support services for disadvantaged communities in Hertfordshire

ASD Family Help

£95,100 | Improving Lives | South East | Family Services | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Berkshire providing support and advice to families and young people affected by autism

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

ASHA

£52,400 | Revenue | West Midlands | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Refugee Support Worker at a project providing support to men, women and families seeking refuge from persecution, war, civil conflict and abuse in Stoke on Trent

Ashburnham Community Primary School

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

Towards a four night trip to the Isle of Wight for a group of disadvantaged children from the London