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
West London Mission Towards the salary of a Mental Health Project Worker working to reduce the number of people with mental health needs sleeping rough in London. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social London 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
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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
World Jewish Relief Towards the provision of work placements and supported employment for Syrian refugees as part of their resettlement. £30,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2016
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
Safer Living Foundation Towards setting up and running Young People's Circles of Support £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social East Midlands 2016
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
Llamau Ltd Towards piloting a primary prevention project working to identify and support young people at risk of homelessness. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social Wales 2020
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
International Health Partners UK Towards medical supplies to the camps supporting people displaced by the fighting in and around Mosul. £30,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health UK-wide 2016
Trauma Recovery Centre Towards running costs of working with young people in need of intense and specialised support to help recover from trauma. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2015
Local Welcome CIO Towards the creation of Local Welcome groups for older people and their local community to interact with each other. £30,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 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
Liberty Choir UK Towards the salary of an Operations & Partnerships Manager in order that Liberty Choir can expand to new prisons. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
Christians Against Poverty Towards the expansion of CAP Release, an eight-week programme for people with an identified low-grade habit or addiction who have decided they want to stop. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2017