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
Medecins Sans Frontieres UK Towards MSF’s Emergency Fund £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health 2022
Disasters Emergency Committee Towards DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social 2022
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
Safer Living Foundation Towards setting up and running Young People's Circles of Support £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social East Midlands 2016
Bowls Development Alliance Towards a project that encourages older people and those with a life -threatening illness or disability to keep active and in so doing improve their physical. mental and social well-being. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people East Midlands 2020
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
Family Action Towards trialling expansion of the Post Sexual Abuse (PSA) service in Leicestershire to pre trial support. £51,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health East Midlands 2019
Philharmonia Ltd Towards a creative music-making project for Looked After Children. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change East Midlands 2019
Safer Living Foundation Towards SLF’s work with young people, including Circles of Support and Accountability, and the Apollo Project. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health East Midlands 2021
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
Spurgeons Children's Charity Towards an extension grant to contribute to the running costs of the BeLeave service. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social East Midlands 2021
The Dementia Adventure Trust Towards Thinking Differently About Dementia Workshops to help carers find out how to enable a person living with dementia to keep active and enjoy nature-based activities. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people East of England 2016
Excite-ed Community Interest Company Towards an eSafety initiative to protect children and young people from online exploitation. £5,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social East of England 2016
Mayday Trust Towards the salary of a PTS Asset Coach to deliver a service for young people who experience poor mental health as a result of poverty, homelessness, leaving care and offending institutions. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health East of England 2020
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
Ormiston Families Towards the delivery of a service that works with women living chaotic lifestyles who have had one or more children removed and placed into care. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social East of England 2018
Suffolk Artlink Towards artists using laughter and creativity to improve the quality of life for people with dementia in hospital. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people East of England 2017
Snape Maltings Towards a programme of music-making workshops, tea dances, care staff & musician training, and public events for people with dementia and the wider community. £30,000
Over 3 Years
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People East of England 2015
Suffolk Family Carers Towards 'Health Coaching for Carers' £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people East of England 2017
Grit: breakthrough programmes Towards Time for Positive Choices £18,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social East of England 2015
Rennie Grove Hospice Care Towards a study assessing the role of the Night Nursing Team in preventing emergency admission to hospital. £25,800
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Community Palliative Care England 2015
School-Home Support Services (UK) Towards the salary of the Parental Engagement Co-ordinator £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - education England 2020
The Choir With No Name Towards improving the wellbeing of homeless people through singing. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change England 2016
Athena Contemporary Dance Trust Towards delivery of Community Engagement Programme. £1,959
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change England 2017
My Home Life Charity Towards Covid-19 Care Platform £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people England 2020