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
Gendered Intelligence Community Interest Company Towards the salary of the Trans Youth Work Project Manager who will manage and develop the network of support groups for young people who are trans or gender questioning £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - education England 2018
Bounce Back Foundation Towards the operational costs of the community training centre where ex-offenders will gain skills in construction, furniture-making and upcycling. £60,000
Other - social England 2018
LGBT Healthy Living Centre Towards the continued delivery of the Glasgow Transgender Support Programme. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Other - health Scotland 2018
Hijinx Theatre Towards Hijinx' Acting for Screen and Television course to improve the work opportunities for learning disabled actors and to address the under-representation of learning disability on our screens £50,000
Arts as a tool to achieve social change Wales 2018
Impact Arts (Projects) Ltd Towards the Art Therapy Programme in North Ayrshire providing one-to-one art therapy, therapeutic group work and dyadic therapy to children and families affected by adverse childhood experiences £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health Scotland 2018
The Place2Be Towards a new centre of excellence for children’s mental health. £175,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2018
Academy Concerts Society Towards the creation of an integenerational orchestra in Newham for older and younger learners to epxlore classical music together. £10,000
Other - arts UK-wide 2018
NHS Confederation: Mental Health Network Towards an in-depth review of some of the most promising voluntary sector services for people with severe mental health problems. £10,000
Other - health UK-wide 2018
Action Foundation Towards the development of a model of informal social English classes for vulnerable migrants delivered through community groups and churches. £10,000
Other - social North East 2018
Grampian Hospitals Art Trust SCIO Towards the development of work with older patients and carers. £10,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2018
National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College Towards A Research Centre for Fibrosing Lung Diseases £300,000
Other - health UK-wide 2018
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
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
St Mungo's Towards a palliative care service to help homeless people die with dignity in a place of their choosing. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social London 2018
Leap Confronting Conflict Towards the Data and Impact Manager Post. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social UK-wide 2018
Barnardo's Towards a network of CSE prevention advocates operating in the night-time economy who will know to recognise and respond to CSE with ongoing support from a Specialist Nightwatch Co-ordinator. £60,000
Other - social UK-wide 2018
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. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South East 2018
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
Told by an Idiot Ltd Towards Let Me Play the Lion Too, a professional training opportunity to give power to emerging disabled and non-disabled artists to effect change in the performing arts industry. £2,000
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2018
The Kendal Brewery Arts Centre Trust Limited Towards a pilot of an arts programme which draws on motivational theories from sports psychology and which aims to build reslience in students making the transition from primary to secondary school £25,000
Arts as a tool to achieve social change North West 2017
NL Cares Ltd Towards outreach work that identifies isolated older neighbours and connects them to a network that includes younger people, to tackle isolation and loneliness in our communities. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people London 2017
Shared Lives Plus Towards developing Shared Lives support for parents who have a learning disability and/or complex support needs, to care for themselves and their children by sharing a Shared Lives carer’s home £68,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2017
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
Alive Activities Limited Towards Alive's coaching programme for 240 care staff in 60 care homes, providing on-the-job training for care staff in developing meaningful activities and relationships with their residents. £45,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South East 2017
Playlist for Life Towards core costs in order that Playlist for Life can help an estimated 15,000 people with dementia to create and use their own playlists. £30,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2017