Recently awarded grants

This page features grants made over the past three years through the following grant programmes; Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities, Revenue (now closed), County Grants, 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 December 2018, 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.

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

Brent Carers Centre

£1,280 | Holiday Grant | London | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a day trip to the zoo for a group of young carers from the London Borough of Brent

Bridge Community Centre

£71,400 | Strengthening Communities | North West | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of an organisation providing a range of advice, support and activities for a disadvantaged community in Liverpool

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 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 (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

Bridging The Gap (Scotland)

£72,600 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards two years’ salary of the Director at a project supporting families and young people from disadvantaged communities by providing meals and activities in a deprived area of Glasgow

Brighton & Hove City Mission

£5,000 | County | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing food parcels and emergency home start-up packs for people facing financial difficulty in East Sussex

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 LGBT Switchboard

£5,000 | County | South East | LGBTQ | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of ‘Switchboard’ a telephone support service for people from the LGBTQ community in East Sussex

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

Brighton Pebbles

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

Towards one year’s salary of a project providing activities and support for parents, carers, and children with disabilities in East Sussex

Brighton Unemployed Centre Families Project

£75,000 | Revenue | South East | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing help and support to disadvantaged people in East Sussex

BrightPIP

£5,000 | County | South East | Family Services | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of Parent Infant Psychological therapy for vulnerable families in deprived areas of Brighton and Hove

BrightSparks: Arts in Mental Health Group

£8,850 | County | East Midlands | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of the ‘ArtsHouse’ project for people with mental health issues in Leicestershire

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

£5,000 | 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

Brigstowe Project

£89,600 | Revenue | South West | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing advice, information and migrant services to people living with and affected by HIV in and around Bristol

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

Broadfield Primary School

£690 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards day trips to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from Lancashire

Brockworth Community Project

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

Towards two years’ salary of the Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator at a project providing community support services to disadvantaged people in Gloucestershire

Brogdale Collections

£3,000 | County | South East | Young People | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of the ‘Beastie Garden’ providing education about wildlife and conservation to disadvantaged and disabled young people in Kent

Brompton Academy

£1,200 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2016

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

Broomhouse Centre

£66,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Disadvantaged Communities | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the CEO at a project providing courses, support and training for people in a deprived area of Edinburgh

Building Circles

£15,000 | County | South West | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2017

Towards two years’ running costs, including salaries, of an organisation that provides friendship and support to adults with learning disabilities in Gloucestershire