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Dorchester care home residents get knitting for animal charity

Residents from Dorchester’s Maiden Castle House care home have done their part for an animal charity in Wareham. Together they knitted some cosy blankets for the... READ MORE »

Dr Sue Baron 'honoured' to join board as a new Trustee at Lewis-Manning Hospice Care

Bournemouth University's Dr. Sue Baron has been appointed to the board as a new Trustee at Lewis-Manning Hospice Care. Dr Baron is is the Principal Academic in Nursing... READ MORE »

What a challenge! Housing specialist team prepare to haul 4.5 tonne HealthBus over five kilometres

It's being described as the ultimate physical challenge. Team members at Dorset-based affordable housing specialist AJC Group have started training for their... READ MORE »

Sell out success for Lewis-Manning Hospice Care’s Muddy Dog Dash!

Over 400 people and 200 dogs took part in the Lewis-Manning Hospice Care’s second ‘Muddy Dog Dash’ which took place at Upton Country Park on Sunday 17th March. The... READ MORE »

Wheel achievement as determined Jakob, 11, hits his £2,700 fundraising target in under two months

A determined youngster with cerebral palsy has succeeded in raising enough money to turn his wheelchair into a power chair. Eleven-year-old Jakob Sales, who lives in... READ MORE »

Ferndown golfers’ fundraising efforts for young achievers foundation ‘surpass wildest expectations’

Julie Richardson, ladies’ captain at Ferndown Golf Club, has led efforts to raise a whopping £11,436 for a local charity. The John Thornton Young Achievers Foundation... READ MORE »

On your (e)bikes! Weymouth cafe hosts 80 keen quizzers & raises £1,000 for Weldmar Hospicecare

Custom House Quay in Weymouth was buzzing with excitement last week as the EBIKE Cafe hosted their charity quiz night in support of Weldmar Hospicecare. 80 participants... READ MORE »

Christchurch Carnival promises good food, music & (hopefully) sun as call goes out for charity partner

A cornerstone event of the town’s summer calendar, Christchurch Carnival is now accepting nominations for its next charity partnership. Good causes, not-for-profits... READ MORE »

MYTIME Young Carers celebrates local heroes at inaugural awards gala

On the 28th of February, MYTIME Young Carers hosted a spectacular evening dedicated to honoring the outstanding contributions of individuals and organizations within the... READ MORE »

Thirty four charities and groups making a difference share in £128,000 from Dorset Community Foundation

Small charities and voluntary groups have shared more than £128,000 in funding from Dorset Community Foundation. The money will help projects tackling social problems... READ MORE »