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.

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School

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

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

St. Chad’s Church

£54,000 | Christian Projects | London | Christian Projects | 2020

Towards three years’ salary of a full-time Children’s and Young People’s Worker at the church in Chadwell Heath, Dagenham

St. Christopher’s Family Centre

£82,800 | Strengthening Communities | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to disadvantaged families and young people in Holme Wood Estate, Bradford

St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School

£653 | Holiday Grant | West Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a day trip to Llandudno for school children from a deprived area of Newcastle under Lyme

St. Marys RC Primary School

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a three-night trip to an activity centre for a group of disadvantaged school children from West Sussex

Stand Alone Charity

£69,000 | Revenue | National | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs of a National project providing support to people who have become estranged from their families

STAR Project

£107,000 | Strengthening Communities | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2020

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation proving support to vulnerable and disengaged families and individuals in Paisley, Scotland

Stebon Primary School

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

Towards a two night trip to an outdoor centre in Dorset for a group of children from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Step by Step London

£560 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a one day trip to an activity farm for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Boroughs of Hackney and Haringey

Step Together Volunteering

£90,000 | Improving Lives | North West | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a volunteering programme for ex-offenders in Manchester and the north-west of England

Priority areas
Positive Choices

Step-Out Outdoor Learning, Training & Therapy CIC

£8,000 | County | South East | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a Bushcraft programme for vulnerable and disadvantaged young people in Kent

Stepping Out Theatre

£75,000 | Improving Lives | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project using theatre and performance to support people with mental health problems in and around Bristol and in London

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

Stepping Stones Luton

£161,400 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing one-to-one and group support for women with complex needs, including women who have experienced domestic abuse, in Luton, Bedfordshire.

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Steps Conductive Education Centre

£20,000 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2019

Towards two years’ salary costs of a Team Leader for a project providing conductive education to families and children with motor dysfunctions in Leicestershire

Steps Conductive Education Centre

£7,560 | County | East Midlands | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a specialist conductive education centre in Leicestershire for children with motor dysfunctions and their families

Steps2Recovery

£120,000 | Improving Lives | London | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing an addiction treatment programme to ex-offenders following their release from prison in London

Priority areas
Positive Choices
Help at a Critical Moment
Accommodation Housing Support

Stevenage Citizens Advice Bureau

£180,000 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a debt advice service providing debt advice to vulnerable individuals at a time of crisis in Hertfordshire

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Help at a Critical Moment
Positive Choices

Stirling and District Women’s Aid

£168,600 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2020

Towards three years’ running costs of an ‘Independent Domestic Abuse Advocacy’ service which works with high risk survivors of domestic abuse in Stirling

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Stirling District Citizens Advice Bureau Ltd

£169,100 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2020

Towards three years’ salary of two Advice Workers for a ‘Addiction Advice Service’ in Stirling

Priority areas
Positive Choices
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Help at a Critical Moment

Stitches in Time

£179,700 | Improving Lives | London | Black Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities | 2020

Towards three years’ running costs of a project to provide a ‘Sewing Support Network’, a holistic, peer-led, social network helping marginalised women in Tower Hamlets

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family

Stockport Advocacy Trust Limited

£95,300 | Revenue | North West | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a community based advocacy service in Lancashire for people with learning disabilities

Stop Abuse for Everyone (SAFE)

£158,800 | Improving Lives | South West | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2019

Towards three years’ salary of two Domestic Abuse Recovery Practitioners at the Flourishing Families programme, providing trauma focused therapy to families affected by domestic violence and abuse in Exeter and Devon

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family

Storeroom2010

£10,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2019

Towards two years’ running costs of ‘Cowes Men’s Shed’ providing support for vulnerable men in Isle of Wight

Storm Charity

£10,000 | County | South East | Homelessness | 2018

Towards one year’s salary of a Project Worker to coordinate the ‘Worthing Winter Night Shelter’ for homeless people in West Sussex

Straight Talking Peer Education

£150,000 | Revenue | National | Children & Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing peer education on pregnancy and parenthood to teenagers in London and across the UK

Stranton Primary School

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

Towards a two-night trip to London for school children from a deprived area of Hartlepool

Stranton Primary School

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

Towards a two night trip to London for a group of disadvantaged children from Hartlepool

Street Soccer Academy

£170,400 | Improving Lives | North West | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2020

Towards three years’ costs of the Custody to Community programme, providing employment and training support to inmates at HMP Forest Bank

Priority areas
Employment and Training
Positive Choices

Street Teams

£90,000 | Revenue | South East | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘Keep Safe Prevention Programme’, a project in the West Midlands specialising in helping children and young people affected by sexual exploitation

Streetlight UK

£9,500 | County | South East | Sex Work, Trafficking & Modern Slavery | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a charity supporting sexually exploited women in West Sussex