The Henry Smith Charity: Strengthening Communities

Health & Social Care

The Strengthening Communities grant programme (up to £20,000 per year for a maximum of three years) is designed to support small community-led charitable organisations (with an income between £20,000 – £500,000) working at grassroots level. Through this grant programme The Henry Smith Charity wants to make sure that their funding reaches the most disadvantaged areas of the UK, targeting places that are economically marginalised and affected by poverty.

The Henry Smith Charity funds established organisations with a track record of delivering services directly to beneficiaries. They are looking for organisations that are embedded within their communities and are addressing local needs.

The Strengthening Communities grant programme funds work that enables:

  • People from across the community to participate in activities which improve connectedness, opportunities and wellbeing
  • People who are excluded, vulnerable or facing other forms of hardship to have access to community-based services that support positive lasting change
  • A stronger, active, more engaged community.

Deadline: Continuous rolling basis – reviewed within six months.

For more information and how to apply please click here.

Other Health & Social Care Funds

Environmental Health & Social Care Sports

Make a Difference Locally: Heart of the Community Awards 2021

Monday May 31st, 2021 11:59pm

Nisa stores’ Making a Difference Locally charity is donating grants of £5,000 to charities and good causes within a store’s local area. This is done through the sale of selected products in store, including all Co-op own brand items and those from Nisa’s own-label Heritage range. This year, the charity are awarding outdoor community projects…

Read More
Health & Social Care

Cameron Grant Memorial Trust

The Cameron Grant Memorial Trust makes small ‘seed-funding’ grants up to £2,500 to individuals, charities and not-for-profit organisations wishing to trial a new service, create an asset, a technology, a performance, fund research, or otherwise experiment in any way that supports the treatment mental health.  The emphasis will be on innovation – using new methods,…

Read More
Health & Social Care

The Mrs Smith & Mount Trust: The Mrs Smith Fund

The Mrs Smith & Mount Trust aims to assist disadvantaged people towards greater independence or a better quality of life. The Mrs Smith Fund makes grants to registered charities working with individuals in need that meet the Fund’s criteria. Hardship funding is to be distributed by the recipient charities through small grants to disadvantaged people including,…

Read More
Education & Employment Health & Social Care Local Grants

The Mrs Smith & Mount Trust: The Mount Fund

The Mrs Smith & Mount Trust make grants of up to £20,000 over two years to UK registered charities whose beneficiaries are in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent, Surrey and London. The Trust aims to assist disadvantaged people towards greater independence or a better quality of life. Their current priorities are: Mental Health The…

Read More
Skip to content