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
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
Drake Music Towards DMLab Bristol, a collaborative programme between disabled musicians and instrument makers, coders and hackers, to create new accessible instruments. £22,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change England 2017
Birmingham YMCA Towards the salary of the Community Engagement Officer at the YMCA's The Orchard Community Hub. £21,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social West Midlands 2015
The Albert Kennedy Trust Towards the salary of a front-line Senior Practitioner based in Manchester supporting young LGBT people. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social North West 2016
North East Autism Society Towards the development of an app to support people with autism to manage challenges around employment. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social North East 2016
Life Cycle UK Towards the provision of bike mechanic workshops in HMP Bristol, linking prisoners with community members. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2016
Literature Works Towards a rolling programme of activity which places specially trained practicing poets into community settings for dementia. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2017
LIFEbeat Towards a year's extension of funding towards the salary of the Operations and Programmes Manager. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health England 2021
The Baobab Centre for Survivors in Exile Towards core costs in order to provide psychotherapy and practical support to young people who are survivors of extreme violence, trafficking or rape, and who are refugees or asylum seekers. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health South East 2021
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
Refugee Action Towards funding charities supporting people in the immigration and asylum system during the Covid-19 pandemic. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2020
Scottish Ballet Towards the development of a dance programme for people living with long Covid. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - health Scotland 2022
Transgenerational Change Limited Towards extending core cost support in 2020/21. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social London 2020
Resurgo Trust Towards the salary of the Employer Partnership Manager (C-19 Extension) £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social England 2021
Fitzrovia Youth in Action Towards expanding its youth social action programme and creating new community based mental health models through embedding peer support in all of its delivery. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2021
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
Princess Alice Hospice Towards the pilot of an in-patient model of support for patients receiving end of life care in their own homes. £20,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Community Palliative Care South East 2015
Dementia UK Towards a new Admiral Nurse service in Torbay and South Devon supporting patients and families who move from hospital into a care home. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2022
Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network Towards the salary of an Employment Support Worker to help refugees and migrants entering the job market. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social London 2016
St Mungo's Towards Pan London SWEP provision £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social London 2018
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
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
Amma Birth Companions Towards a support programme for people who experience discrimination and systemic inequalities in the realms of reproductive, pregnancy and postnatal care. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Scotland 2022
Capital Theatres Towards working with older people living with and affected by dementia and expanding the demographics of the participants who are reached. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2019
Leeds Community Foundation Towards homelessness in Leeds and Bradford £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Yorkshire & The Humber 2018