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
Writing East Midlands (WEM) Towards the delivery of writer-led activities to build the confidence of refugees using English. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change East Midlands 2016
Resettlement and Care for Older ex-Offenders and Prisoners Towards the costs of delivering charitable activities to offenders and key staff working in the criminal justice system. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2017
Learn English at Home Toward's LEAH's expansion into Hounslow so that isolated refugees and migrants with poor levels of English can improve their language skills. £10,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social London 2017
St Margaret's Somerset Hospice Towards the palliative care network which provides advice and support to care homes on managing end of life. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2021
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Limited Towards a pioneering collaborative programme, STROKESTRA, designed to enhance stroke recovery for patients and their carers using group creative music-making alongside professional musicians. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts Yorkshire & The Humber 2019
The Race Equality Centre Towards the integration of refugees, supporting them into employment, education and volunteering. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social East Midlands 2016
Imperial Health Charity Towards "treats" such as spa days or vouchers for the NHS staff £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health London 2020
The Royal Marsden Hospital Towards improving childhood cancer care so that young patients lead longer, healthier lives. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2017
The Jerusalem Foundation Towards the Jerusalem Music Centre. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts London 2016
Young Enterprise Towards the inclusion of enterprise education in schools and the development of work-ready skills. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - education UK-wide 2016
SOS Domestic Abuse Projects Towards delivering Inspiring Families Programme in Southend for families who are experiencing domestic abuse but who wish to stay together. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social East of England 2017
Enabling Enterprise Towards supporting the creation of a series of skills-focused workbooks and workshops for college students. £10,000
Other - education England 2020
Doctors in Distress Towards 'Long Covid care for Medics' £10,000
Other - health UK-wide 2021
Action Foundation Towards the development of a model of informal social English classes for vulnerable migrants delivered through community groups and churches. £10,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social North East 2018
Langdon Foundation Towards supporting the salary of an Employment Co-ordinator which will extend its service to the community, upscale the New Chapters operation and provide an effective working model. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social South East 2017
Scottish Ballet Towards weekly dance classes for people with Parkinson’s Disease. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change Scotland 2016
St Margaret's Somerset Hospice Towards Project Echo which will share specialist palliative care knowledge wtih care staff, improving identification and care of residents approaching the end of life. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2019
Dementia UK Towards a two-year pilot Admiral Nurse service to provide specialist family centred support to people living with a diagnosis of young onset dementia. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health UK-wide 2018
Grampian Hospitals Art Trust SCIO Towards the development of work with older patients and carers. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2018
Philharmonia Ltd Towards a creative music-making project for Looked After Children. £10,000
Arts as a tool to achieve social change East Midlands 2019
Collective Encounters Towards a project using the arts to improve the quality of life for paid and unpaid carers and people with dementia. £9,800
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change North West 2016
Mind the Gap Limited Towards the extended digital roll-out of Anna £9,800
Over 1 Year
Other - social England 2021
New Note Projects Towards opportunities for learning and development over the next year in response to challenges of Covid-19. £8,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts South East 2020
The Baring Foundation Towards the second edition of the Treasury of Arts Activities for Older People £8,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Vauxhall City Farm Towards expansion of the Farm's activities so that it can provide educational programmes to more young people. £5,000
Over 1 Year
Other - education London 2015