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
Ambitious about Autism Towards the part-funding of a Project Manager to increase the employability of young people with autism by raising awareness of autism through training employers/ education partners, and providing wor £45,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2018
Our Time Towards the establishment of two hubs enabling targeted and cohesive support to children of parents with mental illness (COPMI). £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2016
The Trussell Trust Towards a roll out of a national helpline to enable better access to foodbanks and advice. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2020
Association of Charitable Foundations Towards running the Asylum, Refugee & Migration Interest Based Network and the Housing & Homelessness Interest Based Network. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2016
National Activity Providers Association Towards expansion of the helpline during C-19 £15,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Sadler's Wells Trust Ltd Towards a programme of workshops and performances for Elders groups from around the country to come together, develop their work and increase their knowledge of dance techniques. £2,500
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People UK-wide 2015
Live Music Now Towards a series of music-making sessions, staff and musician training in up to 24 care homes, contributing to an evidence base for the role of music in social care. £15,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People UK-wide 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
Care & Repair England Ltd Towards the direct costs of handyperson jobs in Lancashire and the cost-benefit evaluation. £22,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People UK-wide 2016
Children and Families across Borders Towards improving the lives of unaccompanied children arriving in the UK by piloting a programme of tailored post-placement support to families for up to 12 months. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2018
Hourglass Towards operating a volunteer-led Elder Abuse Recovery Service which supports older victims of financial, psychological, physical, sexual abuse and scams each year. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 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
Irene Taylor Trust Towards core costs to develop link longer-term work in prison with a stronger community programme, and to reach more people. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
National Family Mediation Towards the salary of an additional call handler/advisor who will help to increase the number of enquirers taking up mediation. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2015
The Care Workers Charity Towards financial support for care workers facing hardship during the C-19 Crisis. £100,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Athena Contemporary Dance Trust Towards the engagement programme for hard to reach participants across the UK based on the themes and methods of each new touring production. £10,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
Caryl Jenner Productions Ltd Towards the salary of the Schools Relationship Manager delivering programmes tailored to the needs of individual schools. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
Age Exchange Towards adapting its evaluated Reminiscence Arts (RA) intervention for older people with dementia to support the specific needs of people with young onset dementia. £49,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2019
The Royal United Kingdom Beneficent Association Towards a fund to support local organisations working with older people during C-19 and beyond £100,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
British Refugee Council Towards therapeutic support for unaccompanied asylum seekers and refugees to improve their emotional wellbeing and help their integration into the UK. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
Leap Confronting Conflict Towards the Data and Impact Manager Post. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2018
Refugee Education UK Towards a specialist education and wellbeing support programme that provides regular, personalised holistic support to young refugees and asylum seekers. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2019
RefuAid Towards the cost of a Language Programme which provides a crucial stepping-stone for refugees in rebuilding their lives in the UK. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2021
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
Orchestras for All Towards a programme that aims to tackle inequalities in the provision of music making opportunities and music education across the UK. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2019