Issues
Education

Alton Pancras Trust

To promote such charitable purposes for the benefit of the inhabitants of Alton Pancras in the county of Dorset and the immediate vicinity as the trustees shall from time to time think fit.

Bridport Young Persons Action Trust

To help and educate young persons between the ages of eleven and eighteen through their leisure-time activities. As to develop their physical mental and spiritual capacities that they may grow to full maturity as individuals and members of society and their conditions of life may be improved.

Blandford Forum Charities

An Almshouse charity providing accommodation for elderly and families in Blandford Forum. We also have and apprenticing and education charity and a relief in need.

Almshouse Charity

Charmouth Almshouse charity provides assistance where necessary to residents living within the parish boundary i.e. financial difficulties due to theft, loss of job, accident, hospital stay, desertion or a death. Annual grocery vouchers to those deemed in need. Help with school uniforms – college and university grants.

The Chesil Trust

To promote the advancement of education of persons who are young or disabled by providing or assisting in the provision of facilities for training in sailing and seamanship and other water and land based activities. To provide or assist in the provision of facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure time occupation for the benefit of the inhabitants of Weymouth and Portland and the rest of the united kingdom with the object of improving the conditions of life for the said inhabitants and without prejudice to the generality of clause to promote any other charitable purposes for the benefit of the inhabitants of the county of Dorset as that county is constituted for administrative purposes at the date of this deed as the trustees shall from time to time in their discretion determine.

Thomas Hardye Foundation

Assisting the governors for the time being of the school to discharge their obligations. Providing for the school such benefits of any kind not normally provided by the local education authority.

William Holy Hasted Trust

The trustees shall hold the capital and income of the trust fund upon trust to apply the income, and all or such part or parts of the capital, at such time or times and in such manner, to or for the promotion of education and, in particular, the creation of scholarships or bursaries or prizes to be awarded to pupils at Milton Abbey School. The trustees shall hold the capital and income of the trust fund upon trust to apply the income, and all or such part or parts of the capital, at such time or times and in such manner, to or for the benefit of such exclusively charitable purposes and objects in any part of the world as the trustees may in their discretion think fit.