Smallwood Trust

Who they support

The Smallwood Trust's mission is to enable women to be financially resilient. Our funding is allocated under three main programmes: 1) grants to women-led and women focused third sector organisations 2) grants and support to individuals in need and 3) funding to amplify policy issues and solutions to gender poverty

  • The average annual spending of grantees has been £1 million
  • The average age of charities supported has been 17 years.

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Smallwood Trust
25 Hornyold Road
MALVERN
WR14 1QQ


Charity registered in England & Wales, No: 205798
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Analysis of Grants Made
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In this period they've made 76 donations totalling £2,037,104 to 60 organisations

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Growth in Spending
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Main Overlaps with other Grant Makers ?
By ValueBy Number
The National Lottery Community Fund 71% 75%
DCMS 63% 60%
Rosa UK 58% 53%
Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales 45% 37%
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation 37% 25%
Garfield Weston Foundation 29% 30%
Comic Relief 27% 20%
BBC Children in Need 27% 25%
Barrow Cadbury Trust 21% 13%
The Henry Smith Charity 20% 23%
Sole supporter: 3% by number, 2% by value.
Grants made
When Amount Annual
Spending
Grantee To be used for
21/12/2022 £105,000 £827,445 WOMEN'S RESOURCE CENTRE A pilot project to facilitate and develop a Greater Manchester Women's Media Hub (GMWMH) where marginalised, poor, working class, Black and Minority Ethnic women from the Manchester Women's Network tell their stories relating to structural inequality, building a bank of solutions and key messages to reach opinion formers and policy-makers.
21/12/2022 £75,000 £1,333,664 SURVIVING ECONOMIC ABUSE During Phase 1 (18 months) of a programme to support women's organisations, including those run by and for minoritised women, to enhance local responses to domestic and economic abuse, the grant will cover the cost of an Economic Abuse Specialist and an independent consultant to develop a framework and tools for monitoring, evaluation and learning.
16/12/2022 £50,115 £983,324 THE FAWCETT SOCIETY Work directly with networks and organisations supported by Smallwood's place-based work to centre the voices of women directly impacted by the issues they campaign on, and build Fawcertt's capacity and capability to work with experts by experience, and so adapt Fawcett's whole organisationsal approach.
28/11/2022 £52,250 WOMEN'S BUDGET GROUP Work together with local women’s organisations to put in place a research project to analyse the gendered impact of the cost-of-living crisis in their area to influence local policy and contribute to gender-responsive solutions.
02/08/2022 £75,000 £417,356 INSPIRE AT ST PETER'S This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
02/08/2022 £75,000 £1,453,593 YSS LTD This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
10/05/2022 £1,000 £1,948,312 TOGETHER WOMEN PROJECT This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £6,000 £1,453,593 YSS LTD This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £4,000 £417,356 INSPIRE AT ST PETER'S This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £12,780 £279,379 KANLUNGAN FILIPINO CONSORTIUM This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award items/ hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £12,780 HULL SISTERS This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award items/ hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £11,664 KUNDAKALA LTD This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award items/ hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £12,780 £107,895 SANDWELL AFRICAN WOMEN ASSOCIATION (SAWA) This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award items/ hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
19/04/2022 £12,780 WOMEN TODAY NORTH EAST CIC This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award items/ hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £18,000 4WINGS NORTHWEST CIC This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £5,000 £781,389 A WAY OUT This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,500 £639,815 ALICE (RELIEF OF POVERTY AND ADVANCEMENT OF COMMUNITY) This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,500 £659,542 ARCH TEESSIDE This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £7,500 £6,624,405 BIRMINGHAM AND SOLIHULL WOMEN'S AID This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £12,500 £1,070,522 CAVELL NURSES' TRUST This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £12,500 £925,959 COLAB EXETER This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,400 £344,979 TEES VALLEY INCLUSION PROJECT ENCOMPASSING THE HALO PROJECT CHARITY This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £20,000 £417,356 INSPIRE AT ST PETER'S This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,500 £2,558,684 LANCASHIRE WOMEN'S CENTRES This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,000 £1,120,495 MY SISTERS PLACE This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,000 £7,017,000 PACT (PRISON ADVICE AND CARE TRUST) This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £7,500 £860,619 STAFFORDSHIRE PATHWAY PROJECT This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £18,000 £344,082 SAVERA UK This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £9,000 £1,298,939 STAFFORDSHIRE WOMEN'S AID This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £8,500 £84,860 TENBURY NO INTEREST LOANS SCHEME This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £10,000 £190,490 THE SAMEE CHARITY (SUPPORT AND MENTORING ENABLING ENTREPRENEURSHIP) This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £18,000 £5,218,857 THE WOMEN'S ORGANISATION This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £5,000 £1,948,312 TOGETHER WOMEN This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £10,000 £1,629,827 VENUS WORKING CREATIVELY WITH YOUNG WOMEN This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £7,500 £1,243,585 WOMEN'S TECHNOLOGY TRAINING LTD (BLACKBURNE HOUSE) This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
16/12/2021 £17,280 £753,746 ZINTHIYA GANESHPANCHAN TRUST This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
25/10/2021 £50,000 £2,279,298 GLASSPOOL This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
13/09/2021 £88,662 £306,816 AGENDA CIO Map how local services have changed during the Covid-19 crisis and how these can re redesigned post-pandemic to better meet the needs of women and girls facing multiple disadvantage.
28/07/2021 £12,500 £7,017,000 PACT (PRISON ADVICE AND CARE TRUST) This initiative seeks to shift grant making power directly to local women’s organisations and services. Smallwood provides a block grant and organisations then award hardship grants to individual women 18+ integrated with their specialist support services.
28/07/2021 £18,935 £1,333,664 SURVIVING ECONOMIC ABUSE Suporting the work of SEA’s Specialist Economic Abuse Team, who work with professionals and their organisations across a wide range of sectors to transform responses to economic abuse
12/07/2021 £25,259 DERRY WELL WOMEN £25,259 has been awarded to Derry Well Women to expand their services to support 4 groups of women whose lives have been affected by Covid. These groups are young mothers, women living with domestic abuse, women experiencing long covid and older women.
12/07/2021 £25,828 FALLS WOMEN'S CENTRE £25,828 has been awarded to Falls Women's Centre to deliver a project to enable women to build self-esteem and confidence, gain skills and qualifications and play a more active role in society.
12/07/2021 £36,332 £423,269 YWCA SCOTLAND £36,332 has been awarded to YWCA to support young women under 30 from three areas of Scotland that have high unemployment: Glasgow, Dundee and the Highlands. The programme will include workshops on confidence building, mapping transferable skills, applying for jobs, leadership skills, resilience, and building networks.
12/07/2021 £38,022 £2,284,647 WOMEN'S TEC £38,022 has been awarded to Women'sTec to support young mums in North Belfast to learn DIY and trade skills, improve independence/wellbeing, and self-identify health and wellbeing support needs.
12/07/2021 £47,125 £344,979 TEES VALLEY INCLUSION PROJECT ENCOMPASSING THE HALO PROJECT CHARITY £47,125 has been awarded to Tees Valley Inclusion Project to provide additional capacity for a support tutor/facilitator who is also trained as a case worker to support victims of iIllegal cultural harms, including honour based violence, forced marriage and female genital mutilation.
12/07/2021 £48,052 £526,540 WOMEN CONNECT FIRST £48,052 has been awarded to Women Connect First for its ‘Champions project’ which supports Black and minoritised women with sports and exercise as well as mental health support. The proposed activities will focus on self-acceptance therapy, yoga and arts for well-being. It will also run physical-based activities such as kickboxing, karate, cycling lessons and group rides, gym sessions, cricket, swimming, and football.
12/07/2021 £48,427 £300,659 SHAMA WOMENS CENTRE £48,427 has been awarded to Shama Women's Centre to fund a peer-support leader who will provide ongoing sustainable support in the community to Black and minoritised women through interactive activities to help develop new skills and friendships and access to a 1:1 befriending service from a team of trained multi-lingual volunteers with lived experience.
12/07/2021 £48,550 £424,276 WOMEN'S HEALTH IN SOUTH TYNESIDE £48,550 has been awarded to Women's Health South Tyneside to deliver services to improve self esteem, confidence and financial wellbeing. Activities will include Money Matters courses, budget cooking workshops, clothing swap events, and weekly credit union and signposting sessions to the local CAB. Links will also be made to an existing WHiST employment project to increase skills and job opportunities.
12/07/2021 £48,750 ACCOUNT3 £48,750 has been awarded to Account3 to fund its Roots and Shoots project which offers individualised information advice and guidance to Black and minoritsed women in East London. The project focuses on supporting women out of poverty through work and training, improving their financial resilience, developing skills, confidence and social networks.
12/07/2021 £49,270 £279,379 KANLUNGAN FILIPINO CONSORTIUM £49,270 has been awarded to Kanlungan Filipino Consortium to support a psycho-social support project for low-paid/unemployed Fillipino migrant women. Activities will include wellbeing group sessions, one to one counselling and upskilling workshops and webinars focusing on job skills development, benefits, financial literacy and self-confidence building.
12/07/2021 £49,662 £420,673 HAPPY BABY COMMUNITY (HBC) £49,662 has been awarded to Happy Baby Community for an employability project supporting asylum-seeking women who have fled violence, abuse or trafficking and who are pregnant or have small children. The project will work in London and support women through English lessons, qualification transfers to UK equivalents, training and mentoring support.
12/07/2021 £50,000 £384,405 KAIROS WOMEN WORKING TOGETHER (WWT) £50,000 has been awarded to Kairos WWT for its Criminal Justice and Prison Support Service. A support worker will provide one to one emotional and practical support, prior to and after release from HMP Peterborough, to female offenders from Coventry who have been involved in street-based prostitution or are at risk of sexual exploitation
12/07/2021 £50,000 £943,826 SHAKTI WOMEN'S AID £50,000 has been awarded to provide support to young LGBT+ women from Black and minoritised communities. The focus is on women who face the risk of domestic abuse and young women who disclose their LGBTI + status. Support will include provision of temporary accommodation, one to one emotional support and where necessary referred to other agencies to access counselling and access to immigration and legal services.
12/07/2021 £50,000 £1,333,664 SURVIVING ECONOMIC ABUSE £50,000 has been awarded to Surviving Economic Abuse to expand its web-based specialist resources by developing 12 new ‘Tools to Thrive’, which are information resources for victim-survivors covering topics including banking, debt and housing. The resources are designed for self-advocacy by victim-survivors.
12/07/2021 £50,000 £1,629,827 VENUS WORKING CREATIVELY WITH YOUNG WOMEN £50,000 has been awarded to Venus Charity to enable young women to gain skills in financial planning and budgeting, be provided with advocacy, supported to renegotiate debt payments or apply for grants to clear debts and given training in researching cheaper utility providers.
28/06/2021 £15,000 £51,185 SANDWELL AFRICAN WOMEN ASSOCIATION £15,000 has been awarded to Sandwell African Women Association to support 60 Black and minoritised older women with dementia from the Black Country who are self/socially isolated or housebound.
28/06/2021 £15,917 LESBIAN IMMIGRATION SUPPORT GROUP £15,917 has been awarded to Lesbian Immigration Support Group to fund two bi-monthly supermarket vouchers worth £100 each. Payments will benefit 32 women who would otherwise either be subsisting on £32.75 per week or be destitute.
28/06/2021 £16,406 £101,735 UBUNTU WOMEN SHELTER £16,406 has been awarded to Ubuntu Women Shelter to fund a worker and a counsellor who will support destitute asylum seekers and women with NRPF, who are survivors of violence and abuse, by delivering group activities including yoga and cooking plus individual counselling.
28/06/2021 £16,750 £30,800 RAINBOW MUSLIM WOMEN'S GROUP £16,750 has been awarded to the Rainbow Muslim Women's Group to provide opportunities for women to be active in a safe outdoor environment, offering mindfulness and practical activities to enhance women’s ability to deal with stress and anxiety and reduce social isolation. The grant will pay for The Conservation Volunteers (a separate social enterprise) to provide 30 sessions at its Jupiter Urban Wildlife Centre - on mindfulness, wood working, outdoor cooking, nature crafts, health walks and gardening/growing.
28/06/2021 £17,240 WOMEN TODAY CIC £17,240 has been awarded to Women Today to fund a culturally appropriate counsellor for African women who have migrated to the UK.
28/06/2021 £17,932 POSITIVE CHANGES (SCOTLAND) CIC £17,932 has been awarded to Positive Changes to fund a programme which offers women with a conviction or awaiting trial one day of work experience and a second of wellbeing sessions and/or mentoring, over a period of 6 weeks.
28/06/2021 £18,326 £99,380 VOICE OF DOMESTIC WORKERS £18,326 has been awarded to Voice of Domestic Workers to work in partnership with a specialist financial education and management provider with experience of migrant workers (TAYO), to build money management competences and improve financial resilience for 200 of its members. Counselling sessions with translation support for 20 members whose mental health has been adversely impacted by the pandemic to improve mental wellbeing will be provided in London.
28/06/2021 £18,347 £22,885 LAAMIGA £18,347 has been awarded to Laamiga to run two 6 month long online courses, using local expertise to empower Black and minoritised, refugee and migrant women from inner London with the knowledge and skills to improve financial independence.
28/06/2021 £18,524 4WINGS NORTHWEST CIC £18,524has been awarded to 4Wings Northwest CIC for the Storytelling Cartographies project which facilitates a sharing of personal narratives, cultural exchanges and develops support networks between BME women.
28/06/2021 £18,675 £85,594 HAYAAT WOMEN TRUST £18,675 has been awarded to Hayaat Women Trust to deliver peer support group in schools.
28/06/2021 £18,698 £91,262 PENDLE WOMEN'S FORUM £18,698 has been awarded to Pendle Women's Forum to work with 70 women from marginalised Black and minoritised communities to empower and remove barriers through 121 support including help with application forms, debt problems, and contacting domestic violence support.
28/06/2021 £18,750 BAOBAB WOMEN'S PROJECT C.I.C. £18,750 has been awarded to Baobab Women's Project to support work with 100 migrant women across Birmingham and the West Midlands.
28/06/2021 £18,750 CHINESE WOMEN IN PETERBOROUGH £18,750 has been awarded to Chinese Women in Peterborough to fund a project manager and coordinator to work with 80 Chinese women, supporting them by providing a variety of activities focused on employment and education, sports activities and upskilling.
28/06/2021 £18,750 £52,549 COMMUNITY LED ACTION AND SAVINGS SUPPORT £18,750 has been awarded to Community Led Action and Savings Support to empower 6 women's led savings groups in Yorkshire and establish 3 new savings groups for 200 low-income women from a range of disadvantaged backgrounds.
28/06/2021 £18,750 £28,172 DEAF ETHNIC WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION £18,750 has been awarded to DEWA to support deaf women and girls from black and minoritised groups to adress their financial resilience and reduce social isolation.
28/06/2021 £18,750 £94,312 EMPOWER WOMEN FOR CHANGE £18,750 has been awarded to Empower Women for Change to offer monthly workshops and drop-ins with advisors from Citizens Advice to support members and volunteers on finance management and welfare support.
28/06/2021 £18,750 £22,564 FAIR TREATMENT FOR THE WOMEN OF WALES (FTWW) £18,750 has been awarded to FTWW to to continue employing an Engagement & Administrative officer to provide services to its members.
28/06/2021 £18,750 £15,051 THE GLENDALE WOMEN'S CAFE £18,750 has been awarded to Glendale Women's Café to provide a space for women to meet others and share experiences, knowledge and cultures, and reduce social isolation.
28/06/2021 £18,750 LOVEWELL UK £18,750 has been awarded to LoveWell to support 20 women towards a permanent exit from the sex industry into alternative employment in Bristol.
14/05/2021 £92,586 £1,453,593 YSS LTD To target women across Shropshire and Telford who are at risk of entering the Criminal Justice System or are already in the system, focusing on resettling, rehabilitating and reconnecting with family and local community.
02/03/2021 £25,000 £1,026,196 THE FAWCETT SOCIETY Core funding to support the leadership and progression of the organisation during the pandemic, focusing on work around 'Coronovirus; Making Women Visible' and existing projects.

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