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Financial Help For Flood And Storm Damage Victims

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8:07am 26th April 2014

If you're still trying to get back on your financial feet after the winter storms then help may be at hand here in Dorset.

Dorset Community Foundation Flood Recovery Fund are welcoming applications with a maximum of one thousand pounds per bid available.

Individuals, families and community groups are welcome to apply, including members of the fishing industry along the Dorset coast, many of whom may have been ineligible for other grants, according to the group's Operations manager Tracy Melling.

You can contact them via their website www.dorsetcommunityfoundation.org or by phone on 01202 292255.

Emergency Grants for Voluntary and Community Groups Grants may be made for charitable purposes to relieve hardship in Dorset caused directly or indirectly by the storm and flooding between the dates of 1st December 2013 to 31st March 2014.

How to apply
Complete the application form for Emergency Grants for Voluntary and Community Groups and return to:
Dorset Community Foundation
Abchurch Chambers
24 St Peters Road

Emergency grants are also available for Individuals and Families.
For advice and assistance with your application please contact the Foundation on 01202 292255 or email leonnie@dorsetcf.org.

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