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 .

Bradbury Fields

£75,000 | Revenue | North West | Disability | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a project that works to address social isolation and loneliness for older blind and partially sighted people in Merseyside

Bradford Cyrenians

£135,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Homelessness | 2014

Towards three years’ running costs of a housing floating support service for vulnerable and disadvantaged communities across Bradford

Bradford PHAB Club

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

Towards a two-night trip to a specialist disability activity centre in West Yorkshire for a group of disabled children from Bradford

Brain and Spine Foundation

£90,000 | Revenue | National | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing support, advice and information to people with neurological or spinal conditions in the UK

Brandon Centre

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Young People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of ‘Brandon Prevent’, an early intervention programme for young people in the London Borough of Camden involved in persistent antisocial behaviour

Breakout Youth

£10,000 | County | South East | LGBTQ | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of a Youth Worker at a project providing support to LGBTQ young people in Hampshire

Breathing Spaces

£20,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing gardening therapy to disadvantaged people, including older people and those with dementia, in West Sussex

Brendoncare Clubs

£16,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing support services to isolated older people across Hampshire

Briardale Community and Training Centre

£4,536 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing computer training for the over 50s and those who are computer illiterate in Northumberland.

Bridge Community Education Centre

£59,200 | Revenue | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a work placement programme to enable long-term unemployed people to gain skills, qualifications and work experience in Brighton

Bridge Foundation

£62,200 | Revenue | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of the ‘Bridge in Schools’ project, providing mental health support to children in four primary schools in Bristol

Bridge House Project

£41,500 | Revenue | North West | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2014

Towards two years’ salary of a Project Co-ordinator at an independent living skills project in Merseyside for people receiving treatment for addiction

Bridge It Housing UK Team Ltd

£93,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Prisoners & Ex-Offenders | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Life and Debt Counsellor at a project providing support to ex-offenders across Yorkshire

Bridge Project (Bradford)

£74,000 | Revenue | Yorkshire & the Humber | Disadvantaged Communities | 2015

Towards three years’ salary of a Placement Coordinator at a community cafe in a deprived area of Bradford

Bridge Project (Sudbury)

£62,700 | Revenue | Eastern | Disability | 2015

Towards two years’ continuation funding of the salary of an Operations Manager at a project for people with learning disabilities in Suffolk

Bridge Project (Woking)

£3,333 | County | South East | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project in Surrey providing mentoring and support to dependent drinkers to help them abstain from alcohol

Bridgewater School

£1,900 | Holiday Grant | North East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards an overnight trip to London for a group of disadvantaged children from Newcastle

Bright Shadow Limited

£3,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of the ‘Zest Communities’ project, providing performance workshops for people living with dementia in Thanet, Kent

Brighton & Hove City Mission

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a foodbank for disadvantaged people in Brighton and Hove

Brighton & Hove City Mission

£10,000 | County | South East | Homelessness | 2014

Towards one year’s running costs of an outreach project providing practical and emotional support to people in crisis in Brighton & Hove

Brighton & Hove Federation of Disabled People

£76,500 | Revenue | South East | Disability | 2015

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing a disability advice service in Brighton & Hove

Brighton & Hove Impetus

£100,000 | Revenue | South East | Disability | 2015

Towards three years’ continuation funding of a project providing community based befriending support to older people, people with disabilities and their carers in Brighton & Hove

Brighton and Hove Speak Out

£5,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support and advocacy to people with learning disabilities in Brighton & Hove

Brighton Light Trust

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a debt advice service in Brighton and Hove

Brightwells Gostrey Centre

£10,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2015

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing therapeutic and respite services for isolated older people in Surrey

Brightwells Gostrey Centre

£10,000 | County | South East | Older People | 2016

Towards one years’ running costs of a project providing therapeutic and respite services for older people in and around Farnham

Brigitte Trust

£5,270 | County | South East | Health Care | 2014

Towards one year’s salary of the Service & Development Manager at a project that provides support at home to people with life-threatening conditions in Surrey and West Sussex

Brigitte Trust

£5,000 | County | South East | Health Care | 2016

Towards one year’s salary of the Service & Development Manager at a project providing support at home to people with life-threatening conditions in Surrey and West Sussex

Brindishe Green Primary School

£1,600 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2015

Towards a day trip to a wildlife part for a group of disadvantaged school children from south-east London

Bristol Refugee Rights

£120,400 | Revenue | South West | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing ESOL classes to asylum seekers and refugees in Bristol