Meet the Funder – Dorset Community Foundation

Are you a Dorset-based group in search of innovative ways to secure funding? Meet the Dorset Community Foundation and discover its potential to help you grow.
Meet the Funder – Dorset Community Foundation: Unlocking Opportunities for Your Cause

Event Overview: Are you a Dorset-based group or charity in search of innovative ways to secure funding? Join CAN and meet the Dorset Community Foundation (DCF) and its potential to catalyse your group’s growth. With nearly 1000 grants awarded in 2022, averaging £3500 each, DCF is a valuable resource that propels projects to new heights. Don’t miss this chance to have your most pressing questions addressed, ensuring your application is ready for success.

Event Details:

  • Date and Time: Tuesday, 19th September 2023, 14:00 – 15:00 BST
  • Location: Online (Access link will be provided when booking)

About the Event: In just one hour, dive into the world of the Dorset Community Foundation, shedding light on the diverse funding opportunities it offers. No matter your demographic or community, if your projects target issues such as education and employment, loneliness and isolation, disadvantage and poverty, mental and physical health, or environmental concerns, DCF might have the support you need.

Who Should Attend: This webinar is tailor-made for small, community-led groups that have a strong drive to make a difference. If you fall into this category, mark your calendar for this webinar, and gain valuable insights into navigating the grant landscape.

Key Topics: Grants for Groups:

  • BCP Food & Energy Support Fund: Learn about the upcoming round opening on 11th September and discover how this fund could bolster your initiatives.
  • Wessex Water Community Fund: Opening its round on 25th September, this fund could be your avenue to substantial support.
  • Neighbourhood Fund: Unveiling its round on 20th November, this fund might just be the boost your projects need!

Grants for Individuals (Young People):

  • DCF Bursary: With an open rolling basis until 12th January, this bursary holds the potential for empowering young individuals through education and skill development.
  • South West Enterprise Fund: Operating on an open rolling basis, this fund is designed to foster entrepreneurship and innovation among young minds.

Don’t Miss Out: Seize this golden opportunity to connect with DCF and explore the ways their funding can bring your projects to life. Whether you’re seeking financial backing for community-driven projects or aiming to support young individuals on their journey to success, this webinar will equip you with the knowledge and insights to embark on your funding journey with confidence.

Secure your spot today and be a part of the Dorset Community Foundation’s vision for a brighter, more empowered future.

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