Not for Profit

Celebrations as £196k National Lottery funding is awarded to charity supporting mental health

A charity supporting the mental health of families after the birth of a child is celebrating after being awarded £196,000... READ MORE »

Operation Christmas: Charity to host festive party for more than 600 Dorset young carers 

It’s set to be the biggest Christmas party for more than 600 young carers – but the Dorset charity behind it needs... READ MORE »

Tree-mendous: King of the Jungle Harry backs Christmas tree collection and recycling service

King of the Jungle Harry Redknapp is urging people to take part in Lewis-Manning Hospice Care’s Christmas tree collection... READ MORE »

Almost £100k of Living Legacy Fund grants help grassroot groups improve life in communities

Almost £100,000 from Dorset Community Foundation’s new Living Legacy Fund has been awarded to 22 groups tackling poverty... READ MORE »

Mental health charity Dorset Mind launches its ‘Move Your Mind’ wellbeing initiative for 2022

Get active and complete at least 30 minutes of any form of movement EVERY day throughout January 2022. That’s the message... READ MORE »

Surviving Winter appeal launches amid fears of a ‘perfect storm’ of rising energy & food prices

It’s been described as a ‘perfect storm’. A combination of rising energy and food prices. And, according... READ MORE »

Welcome Chezzie! New director “thrilled” after landing top job at the Museum of East Dorset

A new Director has been appointed at the Museum of East Dorset in Wimborne. Chezzie Hollow will play a significant role in shaping... READ MORE »

Big Sleep Easy hits £10,000 mark as businesses abandon their beds to highlight homelessness

More than £10,000 has been raised so far after businesses and organisations in the BCP area took part in this year’s... READ MORE »

BU nursing students Grace, Abbie and Tallulah are first to receive end-of-life care scholarships

Three adult nursing students at Bournemouth University have been selected for the newly launched Lewis-Manning Hospice Care... READ MORE »

Taxi charity challenge goes the extra mile by raising incredible £100,000 for Variety Wessex

A group of fundraising businessmen raised an amazing £100,000 – nearly seven times the original target – after... READ MORE »