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Annual Review

Our annual review 2013-14 is now available!

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Welcome to the Dorset Community Foundation

Last winter 379 vulnerable people died from cold weather related deaths in Dorset.


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Surviving Winter Appeal


Surviving Winter to Help 140 Local Elderly

Generous donations to the Appeal are to be distributed in the form of winter fuel grants and warmer packs to vulnerable elderly across Dorset.

Grants of up to £200 will be distributed through the local Citizen Advice Bureaus to people over 65 struggling to pay their fuel bill. Additionally, the Foundation will be working in partnership with Age UK Bournemouth and Dorchester to distribute warmer packs to elderly lunch club clients Read More

A big thank you to:

Community Foundation Network