Grant maker

Henry Smith Charity

http://www.henrysmithcharity.org.uk
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Who they support

UK organisations (incl social enterprises) with revenue £50k-£2m.

Grant criteria

Priority areas: Help at a critical moment, Positive choices, Accommodation & housing support, Employment & traninig, Financial inclusion, Support networks

Grant details

£20-60k per annum for 1-3 years

Application procedure

Proposals can be submitted at any time via application form on website


Grants made

Over the last five years they've made 1704 significant donations totalling £127,965,010

When Amount Grantee To be used for
30/11/2018 £10,000 Churn Project towards one year's salary of the Older People's Services Co-ordinator for the 'Churn Good Neighbours' project, providing activities and classes for older people in Gloucestershire
30/11/2018 £10,000 Homeless Care towards one year's running costs of a day centre for homeless people in Kent
30/11/2018 £19,500 Kamelia Kids towards two years' running costs of a project providing pre-school care to children with learning difficulties, complex needs and life-limiting conditions in West Sussex
30/11/2018 £20,000 Therapy Garden towards three years' running costs of a project in Surrey that uses horticulture to engage and support people with disabilities and mental health problems
30/11/2018 £20,000 Winchester Go LD towards two years' running costs of a charity supporting adults with learning disabilities and their families in Hampshire
30/11/2018 £180,000 Bradford Women's Aid towards three years' running costs of an outreach service at a project in Bradford that provides support for women experiencing domestic abuse
30/11/2018 £139,000 Choice in Hackney towards three years' running costs, including the salary of a Work Experience Coach, of a project providing employability support for disabled people from north-east London who are unemployed, underemployed or at risk of unemployment
30/11/2018 £116,300 Citizens Advice Maidstone towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing advice and support to prisoners and their families in HMP Maidstone in Kent
30/11/2018 £105,000 Home-Start St Helens towards three years' running costs of a Home-Start working with vulnerable families in a deprived area of Merseyside
30/11/2018 £124,000 Luton All Women's Centre towards three years' running costs of a counselling service for women and girls affected by violence and abuse in Bedfordshire
30/11/2018 £114,000 Netherton Park Community Association towards three years' continuation funding of a project providing support for disadvantaged families in a deprived area of Merseyside
30/11/2018 £130,500 Notre Dame Refugee Centre towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of the Director, an Advice Worker, and costs relating to a Counsellor, at a project providing advice and counselling for refugees and asylum seekers in London
30/11/2018 £120,700 Possability People towards three years' salary of a Benefits and Tribunal Advisor at an organisation in West Sussex that promotes independent living and provides support for disabled people, their carers, families and friends
30/11/2018 £180,000 Southern Domestic Abuse Service towards three years' funding of the salaries of the Senior IDVA and a part-time IDVA at a project providing support to victims of domestic abuse in Hampshire
30/11/2018 £163,800 Working with Men towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of a Project Worker at a project in the London Borough of Westminster that provides support to primary age boys who are at risk of exclusion from mainstream education
30/11/2018 £85,000 Auckland Youth & Community Centre towards three years' running costs of an organisation providing a range of activities and services, including a youth club and employment-related training sessions, in a deprived area of Co. Durham
30/11/2018 £150,000 SHINE (West Bowling) towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a project providing community services and activities for disadvantaged communities in a deprived area Bradford, West Yorkshire
30/11/2018 £10,000 East Kent Mediation towards one year's running costs of a mediation service for people in Kent
30/11/2018 £20,000 Surrey Community Action towards two years' running costs of the 'Advice on the Run' project, supporting people in Surrey on low incomes with advice to make their homes more economically secure
30/11/2018 £19,500 The Olive Tree Cancer Support Group towards three years' salary part-time Fundraising Manager for a charity in West Sussex supporting people affected by cancer
30/11/2018 £120,800 Age UK Lindsey towards three years' salary of four part-time Information and Advice Officers at a project providing help and support for older people in Lincolnshire
30/11/2018 £90,000 Ashford Borough Citizens Advice towards three years' running costs of a project providing housing, debt and benefits advice for disadvantaged individuals in Kent
30/11/2018 £117,700 Base 25 towards three years' running costs of a project in Wolverhampton that provides support and counselling to children and young people who have experienced or witnessed domestic abuse and are at risk of becoming domestic abuse perpetrators
30/11/2018 £75,000 CHAS Bristol towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of an Advice Service Manager at a project providing housing advice and practical support to vulnerable people in and around Bristol
30/11/2018 £60,000 Company Three towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a theatre project in the London Borough of Islington that supports vulnerable young people to achieve their potential and move into meaningful and sustainable employment
30/11/2018 £90,000 Coram Voice towards three years' running costs of a National project providing advocacy support for homeless young people who have been in care
30/11/2018 £76,600 Dingley's Promise towards three years' salaries of two part-time Family Support Workers at a project providing support to parents/carers of young children in Berkshire with additional needs and/or disabilities
30/11/2018 £176,600 Grimsby, Cleethorpes & District Citizens Advice Bureau towards three years' salaries of two Support Workers at a project providing advice, advocacy and support to people in crisis in Lincolnshire
30/11/2018 £180,000 Grove Cottage towards three years' running costs of a project providing a range of support and activities for people with learning disabilities and their families in Hertfordshire
30/11/2018 £145,700 Home-Start Wakefield & District towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a Home-Start working with vulnerable families in a deprived area of Yorkshire
30/11/2018 £85,700 Ignite Trust towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of an Employment Support Worker at project that works to establish pathways to education, training or employment for marginalised young people in the London Borough of Harrow
30/11/2018 £63,800 Manor and Castle Development Trust towards two years' running costs of the 'Health Advocacy Project' providing health and wellbeing information, advocacy and advice for individuals in a deprived area of Sheffield
30/11/2018 £126,800 Reducing the Risk of Domestic Abuse towards three years' salary of an IDVA at an organisation that supports victims of domestic abuse, and their children in Oxfordshire
30/11/2018 £167,300 Resolve towards three years' salaries of the Senior Project Manager and a Key Worker at a project providing support services to homeless people and people with substance misuse issues in Hertfordshire
30/11/2018 £141,600 Sheppey Matters towards three years' running costs of an organisation that runs a community centre on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent to promote health and wellbeing
30/11/2018 £10,000 Helping Hands Community Trust towards one year's running costs of a project providing support, advice and advocacy for disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Leicestershire
30/11/2018 £10,000 Home-Start in Waverley towards one year's salary of a part-time Senior Volunteer Coordinator at a Home-Start in a disadvantaged area of Surrey
30/11/2018 £10,000 The Matthew 25 Mission towards one year's running costs of a drop in centre and support service for vulnerable people in Eastbourne, East Sussex
30/11/2018 £67,200 Headway Hertfordshire towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of two Community Support Workers at a project providing support for adults with an acquired brain injury in Hertfordshire
30/11/2018 £80,800 Home-Start Richmondshire towards three years' running costs of a Home-Start working with vulnerable families in a deprived area of Yorkshire
30/11/2018 £120,000 InSpire at St Peter's Ltd towards three years' salary of a Caseworker at a project providing employability training and education opportunities in the London Borough of Southwark for young people who have significant support needs
30/11/2018 £78,000 Koestler Trust towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of an arts mentoring project for ex-offenders across the UK
30/11/2018 £85,600 Shropshire Peer Counselling & Advocacy Service towards three years' continuation funding of the salaries of two part-time Advocacy Workers at a project providing independent advocacy and support for vulnerable disabled people in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin
30/11/2018 £75,000 Stepping Out Theatre 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
30/11/2018 £105,000 Space2 Leeds towards three years' running costs of a project a range of activities for disadvantaged communities in a deprived area of Leeds
30/11/2018 £20,000 Age Concern Merstham, Redhill Reigate Voluntary Association for the Elderly towards two years' running costs of a day centre in Surrey providing activities, events and socialising for older people
30/11/2018 £20,000 Artlift towards two years' running costs of a charity in Gloucestershire that provides therapeutic art intervention projects for people with mental health issues
30/11/2018 £19,810 Harborough District Children and Young People's Charity towards two years' running cost of a charity providing support services to disadvantaged young people in Leicestershire, and particularly those in Gypsy and Traveller communities
30/11/2018 £16,000 Mencap New Forest towards two years' salary of a Development Officer for a charity supporting people with disabilities and their families/carers in Hampshire
30/11/2018 £20,000 Southampton Family Trust towards two years' running costs of a project in Hampshire working with families where a child is at risk of harm
30/11/2018 £18,000 Vision 21 (Gloucestershire) Ltd towards three years' salary of the Reclaim Manager for a furniture re-use project in a deprived area of Gloucestershire
30/11/2018 £90,000 Disability Law Service towards three years' running costs of an organisation providing information and advice on financial and legal entitlements for disabled people in London
30/11/2018 £89,800 FACES Bedford towards three years' salary of a Family Practitioner, plus volunteer expenses, for a project providing volunteer home visiting support to vulnerable families in Bedfordshire
30/11/2018 £160,100 Football Unites, Racism Divides towards three years' running costs of an employability programme in Sheffield supporting young people who are furthest from the labour market
30/11/2018 £169,900 Inquest towards three years' salary of a Family Caseworker at a National project providing support and information to bereaved families following the contentious or state related death of a loved one
30/11/2018 £138,000 MIND Mid Powys towards three years' running costs of the 'Mums Matter' project in Powys providing services designed to improve the mental health and wellbeing of women in the perinatal period
30/11/2018 £159,500 North Bristol Advice Centre towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a community advice service in Bristol that supports people on low incomes to access legal entitlements and overcome financial problems
30/11/2018 £75,000 North London Cares towards three years' running costs of an outreach programme designed to reach out to lonely, older people and engage them with community activities in the London Boroughs of Camden and Islington
30/11/2018 £178,300 Proud Trust towards three years' continuation funding of a community café providing work experience, training and group support and activities for LGBTQ people in Manchester
30/11/2018 £152,700 Refugee Action Kingston (RAK) towards three years' salary of a part-time Employment Development Adviser and Volunteer Development Coordinator at a project providing information and employability advice for unemployed refugees in the London Borough of Kingston
30/11/2018 £177,000 South Riverside Community Development Centre towards three years' salary of a Project Worker plus a contribution towards project costs of an anti-poverty project for unemployed women in deprived areas of Cardiff
30/11/2018 £17,500 Farncombe Day Centre towards two years' running costs of a minibus for an older people's day centre in Surrey
30/11/2018 £105,000 Changing Tunes towards three years' running costs of a project working across the south of England to improve mental health for individuals in prison through music and mentoring sessions
30/11/2018 £162,800 Disability North towards three years' salaries of two Specialist Welfare Benefits Advisors at a project providing an advice and information service to disabled people across the north-east of England
30/11/2018 £114,600 Hastings Advice & Representation Centre towards three years' salary of a Project Worker to provide specialist welfare benefits advice and income maximisation at outreach surgeries for people who are housebound East Sussex
30/11/2018 £107,100 Headway Somerset towards three years' salaries of two Rehabilitation Assistants to work with people in Somerset with acquired brain injuries both in day centres and through outreach in the community
30/11/2018 £132,700 Hull Lighthouse Project towards three years' running costs of a project in Hull providing a range of support, including advice and an outreach service, for women involved in sex work
30/11/2018 £135,000 Khulisa towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of an organisation providing a range of services to support marginalised individuals in London, Manchester, Bolton and the south-east of England
30/11/2018 £177,200 Kirklees and Calderdale Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Centre towards three years' running costs of a counselling service for survivors of sexual trauma in Yorkshire
30/11/2018 £174,000 Rainbow Services Harlow towards three years' running costs of the 'Community Builder' project, providing a social hub for isolated, older people in Essex
30/11/2018 £47,600 Square Chapel Arts Centre towards two years' running costs of a volunteer befriending project providing support to individuals with a learning disability and/or autism in West Yorkshire
30/11/2018 £146,100 Women in Prison towards three years' salaries of the Head of Finance & Governance and the Head of National Service Delivery at a project providing group work and one-to-one support for women across England who are the criminal justice system
30/11/2018 £105,000 Women's Health & Family Services towards three years' salary of a Volunteer Engagement Manager at a project providing support for pregnant women and survivors of FGM in the London Boroughs of Tower Hamlets, Newham and Waltham Forest
30/11/2018 £120,000 Florence Institute Trust Ltd towards three years' running costs of an organisation providing a range of activities, classes and workshops for disadvantaged communities in Liverpool
30/11/2018 £94,400 Haven Community Project towards three years' salary of a full time Youth and Community Worker at a project providing an advice service, youth sessions and a community cafe in a deprived area of Birmingham
30/11/2018 £120,000 Counselling Care Skye and Lochalsh towards three years' running costs of a project providing a counselling service for vulnerable children, young people and adults in the Isle of Skye and Lochalsh
30/11/2018 £90,000 Anchor Project towards three years' running costs of a project in Bradford that provides a range of social and learning opportunities for disadvantaged people, including older people and refugees and asylum seekers
30/11/2018 £120,000 Money A+E UK CIC towards three years' continuation funding of a project providing money advice, casework and mentoring programmes to people in London
30/11/2018 £90,000 Interest Link Borders towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a befriending service for adults, children and young people with learning disabilities in the Scottish Borders
30/11/2018 £100,500 TD1 Youth Hub towards three years' running costs of a project providing a range of activities and support for disadvantaged young people in Galashiels
30/11/2018 £168,300 Rape and Sexual Abuse Service Highland (RASASH) towards three years' running costs of a project providing a specialist support service for victims of sexual violence in the Highland Council area of Scotland
30/11/2018 £131,600 Glasgow East Women's Aid towards three years' running costs of the 'Family Development Service' providing emotional, practical and therapeutic support to women, children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse in Glasgow
30/11/2018 £103,000 Moira Anderson Foundation towards three years' running costs of a project in Scotland providing counselling, specialist support and rehabilitation services for individuals affected by childhood sexual abuse
31/08/2018 £15,000 Eastleigh Child Contact Centre towards three years' salary costs of a child contact centre in Hampshire which offers a safe place for children to meet with their non-resident parents or family
31/08/2018 £12,000 Hope's Place towards two years' running costs of a project providing support services in schools for disadvantaged young people across the south of Gloucestershire
31/08/2018 £15,000 Littlehampton and District Foodbank towards two years' salary of a part-time Food Bank Co-ordinator at a project food bank for disadvantaged individuals and families in West Sussex
31/08/2018 £176,300 Citizens Advice Staffordshire South West towards three years' salaries of two Mental Health Caseworkers at a project providing advice and support for people with enduring mental health issues in Staffordshire
31/08/2018 £76,000 Harrow Association of Somali Voluntary Organisations towards three years' running costs, including the salary of an Advice Worker, at a project providing advice and advocacy for people of Somali and Arabic origin in the London Borough of Harrow
31/08/2018 £90,400 Manningham Project Ltd towards three years' running costs of a project providing advice on issues including debt, welfare benefits, housing and employment, for disadvantaged people in Bradford, West Yorkshire
31/08/2018 £116,100 Noah's Ark Centre towards three years' running costs, including the salary a Project Coordinator, of a project providing counselling for people who have experienced child sexual abuse, sexual violence or domestic violence in West Yorkshire
31/08/2018 £120,400 Signpost Stockport for Carers towards three years' salary of one part-time and one full-time Money Wise Officer at a project providing advice and support with benefits and personal finances for carers in low income households, in Stockport, Greater Manchester
31/08/2018 £135,000 West Cumbria Domestic Violence Support towards three years' salaries of the Project Manager and Office Manager at a project in Cumbria providing counselling and support services for both victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse
31/08/2018 £163,900 Endike Community Care towards three years' running costs of a project providing a range of activities and support for older people, vulnerable people and those experiencing isolation in Hull
31/08/2018 £70,800 Newton-le-Willows Boys and Girls Club toward three years' running costs of a project providing a range of activities for children and young people in a deprived area of Merseyside
31/08/2018 £91,000 West Howe Community Enterprises towards three years' running costs of a project providing a wellbeing cafe and a range of activities and learning opportunities for residents in a disadvantaged area of Dorset
31/08/2018 £18,570 Change of Scene towards three years' running costs of a project in Surrey providing support to disadvantaged young people to help them re-engage with mainstream education
31/08/2018 £180,000 Citizens Advice Calderdale towards three years' salaries of two specialist Caseworkers and a part-time Support Worker at a project providing a home-based advice and casework service for vulnerable individuals in West Yorkshire
31/08/2018 £150,000 FoodCycle towards three years' running costs of a project that works from 25 hubs across the UK to provide healthy and nutritious meals to people in poverty using surplus food
31/08/2018 £95,000 Foundation for Change towards three years' running costs of a project providing courses and programmes for people in inner London who are long term unemployed and have a history of substance misuse
31/08/2018 £150,000 Home-Start Kennet towards three years' running costs of a Home-Start in a deprived area of Wiltshire
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