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Talbot Village Trust secures vital community support for the county's blind residents

During the ongoing health crisis, Dorset Blind Association has adapted its services to continue delivering vital support to around 1,000 people a month in Dorset.

Talbot Village Trust donates £50,000 to restore 1,300-year-old minster

Talbot Village Trust, the grant giving charity, has provided Wimborne Minster with £50,000 to fund vital lighting and electrical repairs throughout the building. 

Foodbank doubles in size to cope with extra demand with support of Talbot Village Trust

The grant giving charity, Talbot Village Trust, makes a £10,000 donation to Bournemouth Foodbank to help overcome the county’s current hunger and poverty issues. 

Fighting hunger during lockdown 2.0 in partnership with Talbot Village Trust

Poole Waste Not Want Not (PWNWN), a food charity located in the town centre, has supported low income families throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, by providing food packages to those in need. 

Forest Holme Hospice delivers essential bereavement counselling thanks to grant giving charity

Talbot Village Trust has donated £10,000 to support Forest Holme Hospice in providing counselling services to those experiencing grief.

Talbot Village Trust funds community outreach project throughout health crisis

The grant giving charity, Talbot Village Trust, donated £10,000 to Winton Corps Salvation Army to fund essential community outreach services in response to the global pandemic.  

Grant giving charity supports Dorset Reclaim with £20,000 donation

Dorset Reclaim, a charity which provides low income families with access to affordable furniture and white goods, successfully applied for a £20,000 grant from the Talbot Village Trust COVID-19 Support Fund.

Local mental health service secures £28,000 of funding towards system upgrade

After a rapid increase in demand for mental health services across the county during recent years Dorset Mind recognised the importance of storing its data required to run its service safely and securely. 

Grant giving charity funds vital children's care throughout lockdown

Talbot Village Trust donated £30,000 to Julia’s House to help the charity’s nurses provide an enhanced level of care for vulnerable children with life-shortening conditions during lockdown.

Grant giving charity donates towards arts education charity's expansion

Talbot Village Trust, the grant giving charity, has recently donated £22,057 to Creative Kids to support investment in educational technology at the Creative Kids Arts Education Centre in Boscombe. 

Talbot Village Trust donates £150,000 to Lewis-Manning Hospice Care for relocation

Talbot Village Trust recently donated £150,000 to Lewis-Manning Hospice to help with the relocation of their headquarters to Longfleet Road.  

Talbot Village Trust's COVID-19 Support Fund backs Cherry Tree Nursery's wellbeing scheme

Talbot Village Trust launched the £1 million COVID-19 Support Fund to help any charities and community organisations in the area that are struggling to provide critical support to their communities during this time.