The Leonardo Trust

The Leonardo Trust is an independent charitable trust set up in 2001 to help people in Dorset who are registered voluntary carers for sick or disabled relatives or friends. Being a full-time carer is hard work and getting time off can be difficult and everyone needs some time to themselves for short periods of rest […]

Melplash Agricultural Society Limited

To improve standard of agriculture & horticulture in West Dorset and surrounding area by promoting improvement in breeding of livestock, promotion and organisation of agricultural show, ploughing matches and other competitions associated with agriculture, promotion of West Dorset agriculture to the public. To provide education in agriculturally related issues. To award bursaries to local students.

The Litton Cheney Relief in Need Trust

Request for grants are considered from residents of Litton Cheney only. School leavers going to university, apprenticeships or first full time employment. Elderly on limited income towards cost of heating. Those needing financial help resulting from sudden illness or bereavement. Other Litton Cheney charities such as School, church and community associations.

Buckland Newton Relief in Need Charity

To relieve either generally or individually persons resident in the area of the ancient parish of Buckland Newton who are in conditions of need, hardship or distress.

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.