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 .

Criminon UK

£2,050 | County | East Midlands | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing distance learning courses to prisoners in HMP Gartree and HMP Stockton in Leicestershire

Crosby Community Association

£87,900 | Revenue | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of an Outreach Welfare Advocacy Officer at a community centre in Lincolnshire

Crosslight Advice

£72,800 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation that provides debt advice and support to those most in need in central and west London

Crossroads Derbyshire

£82,400 | Revenue | East Midlands | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Senior Accommodation Worker at the ‘Harmony Project’, a refuge for young people in Derbyshire who have experienced domestic abuse

Croydon Citizens Advice Bureau Service Limited

£97,600 | Revenue | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ salary a Debt and Welfare Benefits Case Worker at a CAB in the London Borough of Croydon

Cumbernauld & Kilsyth Citizens Advice Bureau

£86,500 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Welfare Rights Worker at a project providing debt and welfare advice and support in Glasgow

Cyfannol Women’s Aid

£90,000 | Revenue | Wales | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of an independent sexual violence advocacy (ISVA) service for women and men in south-east Wales

Cyngor ar Bopeth Powys Citizens Advice Bureau

£87,400 | Revenue | Wales | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of a Caseworker at a project providing welfare and benefits advice services to disadvantaged people in Powys

Dalmar Heritage and Family Development

£2,500 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to a farm centre for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Haringey

DAMASQ

£600 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of refugee children from Leeds

Dancing for Fun and Fitness

£1,800 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing dance classes for older and disabled people in East Sussex

Deal Festival of Music and the Arts

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

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘BOLD AS’ project, which provides free instruments to school children in areas of deprivation in Kent

Derby Citizens Advice and Law Centre

£109,500 | Revenue | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Volunteer Co-ordinator at a project providing drop in debt and welfare advice in a deprived area of Derby

Derbyshire Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse Service

£95,700 | Revenue | East Midlands | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of an Independent Domestic Violence Advisor at an organisation in Derbyshire that supports women, men and children affected by domestic abuse

Derwentside Domestic Violence Forum

£13,000 | Revenue | North East | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Freedom Programme’, a project that works with prisoners in HMP Low Newton in Co Durham to raise awareness of and prevent domestic abuse

Detention Action

£91,800 | Revenue | London | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the ‘Colnbrook and Verne Advocacy Project’, supporting immigration detainees

Direct Help and Advice (DHA)

£70,600 | Revenue | East Midlands | Homelessness | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Housing Caseworker who works with vulnerable individuals and families in Derby to help prevent and alleviate homelessness and financial difficulty

Disability Advice Service (East Suffolk)

£8,000 | County | Eastern | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s salary of the Senior Advisor at a project providing benefit and support advice and information to disabled people in East Suffolk

Disability Advice West Lancs

£44,000 | Revenue | North West | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the Manager’s salary at a project that provides information, advice and practical guidance to disabled people and carers in Lancashire

Disability Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

£88,000 | Revenue | South West | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Triage Adviser at a project providing a Disability Information and Advice Line service for disabled people in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

Domestic Abuse Safety Unit (Deeside)

£81,100 | Revenue | Wales | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of the One Stop Shop Co-ordinator at a project providing support to survivors of domestic abuse in Flintshire

Doncaster College for the Deaf

£1,400 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four-night trip to an outdoor centre in Wensleydale for a group of deaf children from Doncaster

Dorchester Sherborne and District Citizens Advice Bureau

£31,300 | Revenue | South West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards one year’s continuation funding of the salary of the Welfare Benefits and Debt Caseworker at a CAB in Dorset

Dorothy Stringer School

£2,000 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night trip to an activity centre in Wales for a group of disadvantaged children from Brighton

Down Syndrome Development Trust

£10,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a music project providing activities and support to children with Down’s Syndrome in East Sussex

Down Syndrome Training And Support Service

£43,800 | Revenue | National | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of speech and language training for children and young people in the north of England who have Down’s Syndrome

Dream Team (SPLASH)

£1,000 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four night trip to an adventure centre for a group of disadvantaged children from the London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Drumbeat School and ASD Service

£1,850 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a four-night trip to an activity centre for a group of autistic children from the London Borough of Lewisham

Dundee International Women’s Centre

£53,900 | Revenue | Scotland | Black & Minority Ethnic | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of the Project Lead Worker and Volunteer Coordinator at an organisation providing support to women from BAME communities in Dundee

Dyfrdwy Gwerin y Coed

£1,320 | Holiday Grant | Wales | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a week long camping trip for a group of disadvantaged children from North Wales