Hockessin-based foundation is offering grants to groups who help the community with humanitarian services and to families who are experiencing hardships related to employment, education and basic needs such as food, shelter and healthcare.

The Hockessin-based BTL Foundation is accepting applications for its 2018 Annual Small Grants Program until April 20. The program is open to charities, families and individuals who are in real need of emergency assistance.

The BTL Foundation aims to support organizations for their humanitarian services and families who are experiencing economic hardships related to employment, education and basic needs such as food, shelter and healthcare. Supporting documents showing need must be included with the application form.

For an application, see the foundation’s website at http://btlfoundation.org/ and print out the form. All completed application forms for small grants will be accepted only by mail by sending them to: BTL Foundation, 114 Mettenet Court, Hockessin DE 19707 on or before April 20. For those who do not have access to a computer or are unable to download a form, please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the above address.

For more information, email btlfonline@gmail.com.