Awarded grants

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This a list of recent grants awarded by The Rayne Foundation.

Awarded grants

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Applicant Project details Amount Area of Special Interest Geographical area Year awarded
Cardboard Citizens Towards a programme of intensive creative residency projects in areas of low arts engagement that will draw in local expertise, empower communities to explore stories and create change. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2019
Breadwinners Foundation Towards the core costs of a social enterprise that provides work experience, training and mentoring to young refugees and people seeking asylum by selling artisan organic bread across London. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social London 2020
Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group Towards core costs. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social South East 2015
Leap Confronting Conflict Towards the Data and Impact Manager Post. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2018
Synergy Theatre Project Towards core costs to enable the development of a roleplay training initiative. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change London 2016
Transforming Lives for Good (TLG) Ltd Towards the expansion of TLG's early intervention programme through which trained volunteers provide pupils with one-to-one support in literacy, numeracy and behaviour. £32,000
Over 2 Years
Other - education Yorkshire & The Humber 2015
Yes Futures Towards a programme of personalised coaching and inspirational trips so young people develop key skills and tools to enable them to fulfil their personal potential and be mentally healthy. £34,500
Over 2 Years
Other - education UK-wide 2020
The Verbal Arts Centre (Northern Ireland) Ltd Towards an evidence based pilot monitoring the impact of a 30-week Reading Rooms programme on the mental health and wellbeing of 'hard to reach' adults in the criminal justice system. £35,600
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change Northern Ireland 2018
The Jewish Volunteering Network Towards the provision of volunteering opportunities for 30 offenders, contributing to research by the University of Cambridge measuring the effect of a range of interventions on offending rates. £36,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social London 2019
Soundcastle Ltd Towards the development and expansion of a music group that encourages and celebrates the creative talent of adults with lived experience of mental ill health. £36,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change England 2021
Community Drug and Alcohol Recovery Services Towards the salary of a Domestic Violence Specialist Worker working with male perpetrators of domestic violence. £36,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social London 2016
The Bike Project Towards the core costs of a social enterprise that provides second-hand bikes to refugees and asylum seekers. £36,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2017
Rethink Mental Illness Towards expanding a project which co-produces mental health workshops for young people at university. £37,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health England 2020
Working Chance Limited Towards a contribution to the salary of the Head of Office – Manchester, for a restorative Recruitment Consultancy that supports women ex-offenders and care leavers. £38,400
Over 2 Years
Other - social North West 2017
Future Men Towards its Future Dads programme, a perinatal suport course for new and expectant fathers in hospital settings and intensive 1-2-1 support for young fathers who are struggling and have complex issues £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social London 2020
LIFEbeat Towards the salary of an Operations and Programmes Manager to develop a London-based community hub and to seed and establish three further regional LIFEbeat hubs. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health England 2019
Resurgo Trust Towards the salary of a Corporate Partnerships Manager (Apprenticeships) to lead a programme that aims to help bridge the gap between businesses and disadvantaged young people. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social England 2018
Wishing Well CIC Towards participatory music making activities for acute mental health settings for people with dementia and 2 focus group sessions with the National Alliance of Musicians in Healthcare. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
UK Men’s Sheds Association Towards the salary of the National Shed Development Manager £40,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Spurgeons Children's Charity Towards a service in Greater Birmingham which uses a whole family approach to protect young girls from criminal exploitation and the dangers of gang involvement. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social East Midlands 2019
Society for Mucopolysaccharide Diseases Towards developing an Advocacy Support Service for MPS teenagers and young people. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South East 2016
Bluebell Care Trust Towards the development of Dads in Mind, a service to support fathers experiencing anxiety and depression related to pregnancy and birth. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2019
Become Charity Towards delivering a coaching and support programme for young care leavers. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2017
The Maytree Respite Centre Towards the core costs of the Centre supporting those who are suicidal. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - health UK-wide 2016
National Activity Providers Association Towards National Arts in Care Homes Day 2020-2023 £40,000
Over 4 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2019