Tagged with: Funding David Ramsden, Chief Executive of BBC Children in Need, explained: “the small grants programme is an especially important part of our grant-making; it helps us to connect with organisations which are at the heart of local communities and ensures our grants reach as many projects as possible.”Organisations can apply at any time. There are four deadlines in the year, each with a 14-week turnaround: 15 January; 15 April, 15 July and 15 October.The grantmaker offers support to applicants via its website, helpdesk and local staff who are keen to hear from projects before they apply. The charity aims to encourage both new and previous applicants.www.bbc.co.uk/pudsey/grants/apply_smallgrant.shtml AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis BBC Children in Need launches small grants programme 19 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis BBC Children in Need has announced the launch of a small grants programme based on its experience that significant and valuable work can be achieved with a small annual grant of £10,000 or less for up to three years.The programme is designed to encourage those who may never have considered applying to BBC Children in Need to send in an application.The Small Grants programme is in addition to BBC Children in Need’s Main Grants programme. Advertisement Howard Lake | 23 December 2009 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.