New £865,000 fund for Dorset charities and groups

first_imgNew £865,000 fund for Dorset charities and groups Dorset County Council is making available£865,000 over two and a half years in grants to voluntary and community organisations and parish and town councils. The programme is being administered by the Dorset’s Community Foundation.Individual grants will be worth up to £7,500, with the first grant to be awarded early in 2012.The county council, in partnership with NHS Dorset, is also funding Dorset Community Action and the Volunteer Centre Dorset to provide training, funding advice and volunteer support to voluntary and community groups.Dorset County Council leader Angus Campbell said: “We recognise that voluntary organisations need money and access to training and advice in orderto thrive, and we are delighted to be providing both, despite the challenging economic climate. This funding will help build capacity, enabling organisations across Dorset to bring benefits to their communities.”www.dorsetcommunityfoundation.org Tagged with: Funding South West AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 20 October 2011 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  27 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img

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