Who are we?
Children in Need SW Region
BBC West - Bristol
BBC South West – Plymouth
BBC South - Southampton
The projects that we fund…
…help us achieve our three ambitions.
That every child in the UK has a childhood that is :
happy and secure
allows them the chance to reach their potential
• Illness, distress, abuse or neglect
• Any kind of disability
• Behavioural or psychological problems
• Severe poverty and deprivation
Projects should make a difference to
disadvantaged children and young
people, aged 18 and under.
Our grant programmes
any amount up to and including £10,000 for
one year at a time
over £10,000 for up to three years
5 deadlines a year, quicker turnaround
1st April early June
1st June early August
1st September early November
1st December early February
1st February early April
£10,000 or under for 1 year
9 week turnaround
3 deadlines a year
15th May mid October
15th September mid February
15th January mid June
Over £10,000, up to 3 years
Initial Application – online
Invited to full application stage
How you make a difference for
children and young people
How ‘Pudsey Street Youth Centre’
makes a difference for children and young people
Happy & secure
Less involvement in
Greater sense of
pride in themselves
Trips to see
and Arts Award
Explain what you do simply and clearly.
A clear ‘theory of change’ explaining how you know that what you do today makes a
difference for young people now and in the future.
How do you add value to other projects and services?
Ensure that you do as much of the planning as possible with CYP.
Needs led: shaped in response to specific knowledge and understanding of the
issues and challenges children and young people face.
Value for money: Carefully planned and designed projects which maximise the
impact of CIN’s public donation.
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