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 Bluecoat Towards Where the Arts Belong, a collaboration with the Belong Care Group exploring how the arts can support people with dementia. £42,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people North West 2019
Upswing Aerial Ltd Towards a three-year programme to positively affect the lives of care home staff, care home residents and professional circus artists. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Sunderland Carers Centre Towards general donation £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people North East 2020
NoFit State Community Circus Ltd Towards core costs to safeguard NoFit State's community team and redesign to better meet the needs of the communities it serves. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts Wales 2021
Capital Theatres Towards staff costs and the delivery of its digital engagement programme ‘Raise the curtain’. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts Scotland 2020
Chicken Shed Theatre Trust Towards the Annual Gala evening - 2017 £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts 2017
The Paper Birds Theatre Company Towards a pilot digital project exploring the concept of empathy and what makes us care for others with 90 young people £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts England 2021
Playlist for Life Towards materials and staff time to deliver training and webinars to healthcare professionals throughout the UK. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - arts Scotland 2021
Hospital Rooms Towards commissioning 6 world class artists to co-produce highly inventive, compelling and NHS compliant artistic environments for a locked acute mental health unit in St Pancras. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts London 2019
The Jerusalem Foundation Towards the Jerusalem Music Centre. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts London 2016
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
Scottish Ballet Towards the delivery of Dance for Parkinson’s sessions in five new areas of Scotland, creating a total of seven regional hubs. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - arts Scotland 2018
Royal National Theatre Towards the Max Rayne Design Bursary £50,000
Over 5 Years
Other - arts UK-wide 2021
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Towards the Scholarship Fund £50,000
Over 5 Years
Other - arts UK-wide 2017
Academy Concerts Society Towards the creation of an integenerational orchestra in Newham for older and younger learners to epxlore classical music together. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts UK-wide 2018
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Towards the Scholarship Fund £19,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts UK-wide 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
School-Home Support Services (UK) Towards the salary of the Parent Engagement Coordinator enabling SHS to be a source of expertise on how to work with parents for schools and for SHS staff. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - education London 2018
School-Home Support Services (UK) Towards the salary of the Parental Engagement Co-ordinator £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - education England 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
Straight Talking Peer Education Towards expansion of the work in the West Midlands to run courses in secondary schools about the realities of early parenthood. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - education West Midlands 2016
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
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
City Gateway Ltd Towards the costs of wrap-around support for 10 apprentices. £24,000
Over 3 Years
Other - education London 2015
The Talent Foundry Trust Towards a series of targeted pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programmes for disadvantaged young people in the aftermath of the Covid-19. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - education UK-wide 2021