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 March 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.

The Wave Project

£90,000 | Revenue | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project that provides surfing and other sea sports to children and young people at risk of mental health problems in West Sussex

The Welcome Charity

£75,000 | Revenue | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support to disadvantaged people in Cheshire

The Welcoming

£116,200 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a Befriending Programme for migrants, refugees and local people in Edinburgh

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Help at a Critical Moment

The Well Multi-Cultural Resource Centre

£120,000 | Improving Lives | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards three years’ salary of the Manager, plus a contribution towards running costs, of an organisation that provides support and advice to residents of Govanhill and surrounding areas in Glasgow

Priority areas
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements

The Woodlands

£800 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards an overnight trip to Edinburgh for a group of vulnerable children from Durham

The Work & Kids Project

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

Towards a two-night trip to Oxford for a group of disadvantaged children from West Yorkshire

TheHorseCourse

£90,000 | Revenue | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Dorset that works to reduce social exclusion through horsemanship-based interventions for disadvantaged people

Therapy Garden

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

Towards three years’ running costs of a project in Surrey that uses horticulture to engage and support people with disabilities and mental health problems

Thorpe Edge Community Project

£97,500 | Strengthening Communities | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation that provides support to people in a disadvantaged neighbourhood of Bradford, West Yorkshire

Thrive

£68,400 | Strengthening Communities | North East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation that provides support, advice and guidance to people from disadvantaged communities in Stockton on Tees

Thrybergh Fullerton C E Primary Academy

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a two-night trip to an outdoor adventure centre for a group of disadvantaged school children from Rotherham

TIC+

£10,000 | County | South West | Children & Young People | 2019

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing a free counselling service to teens in crisis in Gloucestershire

Tidemill Academy

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a four-night trip to Devon for a group of disadvantaged school children from the London Borough of Lewisham

Tilehouse Counselling

£135,000 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project in Hertfordshire providing specialist counselling services to vulnerable individuals

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Positive Choices

TillSkills Ltd

£10,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards one year’s salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing training and community support activities for disadvantaged communities in Kent

TillSkills Ltd

£10,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s salary of the Centre Manager at a project providing training and volunteer placements to improve the employability of people in a deprived area of Kent

Tilmanstone Miners Welfare Institute and Recreation Ground

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of an organisation providing support to a number of local community groups through the provision of a recreational space.

Time Exchange Limited

£8,000 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project supporting a drop-in service providing advice and information, guidance and emotional support for new and existing residents in the west end of Newcastle

Time Out

£6,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of ‘Route 23’ a pop-up coffee shop, providing skills and employment training and tackling social isolation amongst a disadvantaged community in Kent

Time to Talk Befriending

£10,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support and befriending services to older people in Brighton & Hove

Time to Talk Befriending

£5,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2019

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support and befriending services to lonely older people in Brighton & Hove

Timothy Hackworth Primary School

£1,800 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a two night trip to an outdoor activity centre for a group of disadvantaged children from County Durham

Tincancamp

£1,580 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2019

Towards a six night trip to an outdoor centre for a group of children from the London Borough of Brent

Topcats

£15,100 | County | Eastern | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Lead Support Worker at an club for young people with physical and educational disabilities in Suffolk

Touch Network CIC

£12,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of a project in Hampshire that works to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing and support adults who have mental health issues

Tow Law Millennium Primary School

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

Towards a two-night trip to an activity centre in Cumbria for a group of disadvantaged school children from County Durham

Tower Hamlets Friends and Neighbours

£150,000 | Improving Lives | London | Older People | 2019

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing befriending, advocacy and support for older people in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Help at a Critical Moment

Track Academy

£63,000 | Strengthening Communities | London | Children & Young People | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation in the London Borough of Brent that uses sport to support disadvantaged young people’s personal and social development

Transform Lives Company

£120,000 | Improving Lives | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ salaries of a Programme Manager and a Training, Events & Admin Coordinator at a project providing volunteering and employment support for unemployed people in Liverpool

Priority areas
Employment and Training

Transforming Choice CIC

£120,000 | Revenue | North West | Substance Misuse & Dependency | 2017

Towards three year’s salaries of two Peer Mentors at a residential alcohol and rehabilitation programme in Liverpool