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
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
Spark Inside Towards delivering the Systems Coaching Programme in HMP Pentonville and HMP Brixton, and in HMP Belmarsh, and Isis Young Offenders' Institute. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social London South East 2017
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
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
Bluebell Care Trust Towards developing a programme of activity for young fathers whose partners are experiencing perinatal mental illness. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2016
Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust Towards Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust Hospital Liaison Project £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health UK-wide 2017
Chicken Shed Theatre Trust Towards the Annual Gala evening - 2017 £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts 2017
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
Social Finance Towards the growth of community sponsorships in the UK as part of the Syrian refugee resettlement programme. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2017
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
Other - arts Wales 2021
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
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
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
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
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
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
Other - arts England 2021
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
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
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
NoFit State Community Circus Ltd Towards redesigning NoFit State’s vibrant Youth Circus programme to increase accessibility for children and young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder. £10,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health Wales 2019
OpenUp Music Towards the remote training sessions for professionals in order to support existing schools and expand to new schools £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South West 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