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
The Bike Project Towards core costs to support the expansion of operations in the West Midlands and launching The Bike Project Roadshow in 2021. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social London West Midlands 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
Football Beyond Borders Towards therapy supervisory costs for the Schools’ Plus football-therapy model. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2020
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
The Dukes Playhouse Ltd Towards a cultural programme for people with dementia and their families. £30,000
Over 3 Years
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People North West 2015
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
NL Cares Ltd Towards outreach work that identifies isolated older neighbours and connects them to a network that includes younger people, to tackle isolation and loneliness in our communities. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people London 2017
Gatwick Detainees Welfare Group Towards core costs. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social South East 2015
Circles South West Towards adapting the Circes of Support and Accountability for men convicted of sexual offences, providing support pre-release, 'through the gate' and on into the community. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2018
NEPACS Towards ‘Heading Home’ supporting the reintegration of ex-offenders with their families. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social North East 2016
Future Frontiers Towards a school programme that aims to build an ethos of aspirations and achievement among a selected year group of young people through face to face coaching, aspirational assemblies, workshops and £30,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social London 2018
Royal Exchange Theatre Ltd Towards the Company of Elders, a theatre programme for older people. £30,000
Over 3 Years
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People North West 2015
Project Art Works Towards collaboration with five mainstream cultural organisations to develop new practical approaches to the meaningful involvement of people with learning disabilities in visual art. £30,000
Over 3 Years
(OLD) Arts in Deprived Communities South East 2015
YoungDementia UK Towards piloting a new early support service for individuals with young onset dementia and their families. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South East 2017
The Anna Freud Centre Towards the training of eight mental health professionals who will roll out a Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention in the UK. £30,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2016