Grants of up to £5,000 available

Voluntary and grassroots organisations can apply for grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 from Dorset Community Foundation.

The Foundation awards grants to support voluntary and community organisations, charities, social enterprises and individuals in Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole.

Awards to individuals support young people to develop and improve their life chances and also provide grants to support older people in fuel poverty.

Whether you are looking for funding for an organisation or an individual you will be asked to submit an application form and your application will be assessed and decisions about funding made by a grants panel.

For further help and advice on the application process, any documentation your group may need or if you need the application form in an alternative format please contact the grants team on 01202 670815 or at