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 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
UK Men’s Sheds Association Towards research to understand and demonstrate the intrinsic value of men's sheds £26,600
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2021
Blue Cabin CiC Towards Blue Cabin's work with young people who have experience of being in care or 'looked-after'. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change North East 2021
St Margaret's Somerset Hospice Towards the palliative care network which provides advice and support to care homes on managing end of life. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2021
Ambitious about Autism Towards a one-year extension grant for the salary of the Project Manager, Autism Exchange project. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2021
China Plate Theatre Ltd Towars a 1-year creative healthcare programme aiming to improve healthcare worker wellbeing and develop self and workplace compassion during and post the pandemic. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change West Midlands 2021
The Turnaround Project Towards a bike enterprise that will reduce social isolation and improve the mental and physical health of young people leaving the criminal justice system. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Northern Ireland 2021
British Refugee Council Towards therapeutic support for unaccompanied asylum seekers and refugees to improve their emotional wellbeing and help their integration into the UK. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
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
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
Resurgo Trust Towards the salary of the Employer Partnership Manager (C-19 Extension) £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social England 2021
Partnership for Children Towards training of professionals to deliver PfC's programmes to young carers, aged 7-12, contributing to increased social, coping and emotional skills in this group. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
The London Pathway Towards Resilient, a long-term programme to protect children & young people with sever mental illness and experience of trauma and deprivation, following discharge from CAMHS, from becoming homeless. £90,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
Caius House Towards developing an accessible high quality service which meets the immediate mental health needs of young people from BAME communities who have been impacted by Covid-19. £48,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2021
Leap Confronting Conflict Towards developing the next phase of a pilot programme supporting young people in care and the adults who care for them to manage conflict more effectively. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2021
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 £19,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts UK-wide 2021
Alive Activities Limited Towards core costs while Alive seeks to consolidate its digital expansion £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2021
Spurgeons Children's Charity Towards an extension grant to contribute to the running costs of the BeLeave service. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social East Midlands 2021
Arts 4 Dementia Ltd To support the delivery and development of its UK Arts Programme. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change London 2020
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
Birth Companions Ltd Towards developing its community based antenatal education programme in Hackney and Islington; and evaluating its impact to support sustainability and future growth. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social London 2020
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
Changing Tunes Ltd Towards researching and developing a music rehabilitation programme for Secure Children’s Homes. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2020
SafeLives Towards dedicated research about young people using harm in their intimate and peer relationships. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2020