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 .

Avenue Centre

£20,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support, care, education and safeguarding for vulnerable families in Southampton

Avenue Centre

£10,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2017

Towards one year’s salary costs of Playworkers at a project providing help and support to vulnerable families in Southampton

Avon Youth Club

£20,000 | County | South West | Young People | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a youth club in a deprived area of Bristol

Azamrah Youth Club

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip an indoor play centre for a group of disadvantaged children from Lancashire

Back on Track

£50,000 | Revenue | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards two years’ salary of a Volunteer Coordinator at an organisation that supports disadvantaged and vulnerable people from Greater Manchester through training, work experience, volunteering and mentoring

Back-Up Trust

£75,000 | Revenue | National | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a programme of work with children and young people with spinal cord injury and their families in the UK

BAD Bikes

£1,130 | Holiday Grant | Wales | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a two night camping trip to for a group of disadvantaged children from South Wales

Bamboozle Theatre Company

£9,980 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Leicestershire providing interactive theatre experiences for children with profound learning disabilities

Bamboozle Theatre Company

£5,000 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Leicester that provides theatre activities for children with profound learning disabilities

Bandbazi

£9,870 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing arts and creative workshops for people with mental health difficulties in Brighton and Hove

Bandbazi

£9,870 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2014

Towards one year’s running costs of a multicultural drama group for adults with mental health problems and learning difficulties in Brighton and Hove

Bangladesh Islamic Association

£86,400 | Revenue | West Midlands | Black & Minority Ethnic | 2015

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Advice for a Better Future’ project, providing an advice service for the Bangladeshi and Pakistani communities in Sandwell

Bangladeshi Support Centre

£19,800 | County | Eastern | Black & Minority Ethnic | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing face to face support, training and befriending to BAME communities in Suffolk

Baobab Centre for Young Survivors in Exile

£96,700 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project that provides long term psychotherapy and support to severely traumatised children and young people who have and arrived in the UK as unaccompanied minors

Baraka Youth Association

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a week long residential trip to an outdoor activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from London

Barbara Melunsky Refugee Youth Agency Ltd

£107,100 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2014

Towards three years’ salaries of a Development Worker and a Young People’s Advocate, and the running costs of a youth project providing activities and support for young refugees in London

Barlow Moor Community Association

£79,300 | Revenue | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ salary and related costs of a Centre Manager to manage the services and activities at a community hub in Greater Manchester

Barnet Lone Parent Centre

£65,800 | Revenue | London | Family Services | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of the Services Manager at a project providing money advice and social drop-in services for lone parent families in deprived areas of the London Borough of Barnet

Barnsley and District Citizens Advice Bureau

£89,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Family Services | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing drop-in and outreach support to disadvantaged families and those with disabled children in and around Barnsley

Barrow & Districts Society for the Blind

£25,000 | Capital | North West | Disability | 2016

Towards the refurbishment of premises at a project providing support services to visually impaired people in Cumbria

Base 25

£102,200 | Revenue | West Midlands | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2014

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘SAFE’ project, including the salary of a Project Worker who works with teenage perpetrators of domestic violence in Wolverhampton

Base 33 Youth Trust

£36,500 | Revenue | South East | Young People | 2014

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing support to vulnerable and disadvantaged young people in Oxfordshire

Basingstoke Mencap Services

£5,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support services for people with learning disabilities in Hampshire

Basingstoke NeighbourCare

£5,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards one year’s salary of a Befriending Co-ordinator at a project providing support to isolated people in Hampshire

Basingstoke PCC

£5,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2015

Towards one year’s salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing support and advice to those experiencing unintended pregnancy, pregnancy loss or pregnancy in difficult circumstances in North Hampshire

Basis Yorkshire

£86,700 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of an Options and Support Worker at a project providing support for women involved in sex work and girls experiencing exploitation in Leeds

Be Safe Be Well

£123,200 | Revenue | Northern Ireland | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to men from Causeway Coast and Glen Borough Council areas in Northern Ireland

Beanstalk

£90,000 | Revenue | North West | Young People | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project that provides support to disadvantaged children in Merseyside who are struggling with their reading

Bearnes Voluntary Primary School

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

Towards a three-night trip to an activity centre in Dartmoor for a group of disadvantaged children from Devon

Bechange

£90,900 | Revenue | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing a holistic adult support service in deprived areas of Kent