Second Wave Of COVID Grants For Shaftesbury Area Good Causes

Dorset Community Foundation has launched a second round of funding to support groups suffering hardship and disadvantage because of the pandemic.

Over the last four months, the foundation gave £500,000 to almost 200 projects. £78,000 was awarded to North Dorset schemes, including the food parcel project at Shaftesbury’s Open House.

Foundation director Grant Robson tells Alfred how to apply for support. And Grant is asking for donations to this local fund.

Listen at 16:04 on Friday’s Alfred Daily.