Avonbourne Trust volunteers have proved that an ocean apart is no distance when it comes to helping Sri Lankan schoolchildren to have a brighter future.
AFC Bournemouth named The Crumbs Project as their club charity of the year in a drive to support vulnerable adults lead a life of independence.
YMCA Bournemouth received £3,000 from Ferndown Golf Club as a result of funds raised during The Alliss Invitational Charity Golf Day, last September.
Talbot Village Trust donated £10,000 to Kingsleigh Primary School to redevelop its main library and create two new reading areas.
Harold G Walker solicitors, based in Dorset, has donated over £3,000 in response to Macmillan Caring Locally’s Brick by Brick Appeal.
Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance (DSAA) and UK textile recycling operator BIU Group are celebrating raising over £1 million.
Bournemouth charities received more than £31,000 at a presentation evening held by Freemasons and attended by the new mayor.