Dedicated donor funding that transforms lives in Dorset
Find out more about some of the groups and individuals we have funded.
Student F. sought the bursary support to help with the cost of travel to and from Brockenhurst College from Bournemouth for her Level 3 Media course.
The group has been set up by Shaftesbury Town Council, The Blackmore Vale Partnership, Open House and the Civic Society in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to support Shaftesbury community.
Lauren lives with her partner and works part time in a pharmacy as well as doing a Floristry Level 2 Technical Diploma at Kingston Maurward College.
Dorchester Town Council also received a grant of £1,000 from the Dorset Coronavirus Community Fund towards their Masks4All project.
The charity runs a Sports and Social programme for people experiencing and recovering from mental health issues.
Grounded Community is one of the projects we have recently supported from the Dorset Coronavirus Community Fund.
The supported Community Fridge project uses volunteers to deliver food parcels and to cook and deliver hot meals to older people who are self-isolating and families in hardship during the Coronavirus crisis.
Portland Foodbank received a grant of £5,000 to support food purchases and fuel costs for deliveries being made by volunteers.
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