Persimmon Helping Build Futures
Persimmon is currently building across around 365 developments in England, Wales and Scotland. Our Community Champions programme was established in 2015 and has already donated more than £3 million to over 3,500 good causes across Great Britain. Every month whilst the programme is running, our 32 regional businesses together give away 64 donations of up to £1,000 each. Click https://www.persimmonhomes.com/charity to apply for a grant for your local good cause.
The Building Futures competition was established in 2019 and is an annual scheme giving away £1 million to support children's health, fitness and education. Click https://www.persimmonhomes.com/charity to find out about the 2019 winners and how to apply for this year's competition.
Dorset Coronavirus Community Fund
The Dorset Coronavirus Community Fund has launched to support local charities and voluntary organisations that are assisting some of Dorset’s most vulnerable people during the Coronavirus epidemic.
Donations raised through the Foundation’s own local Dorset Coronavirus Community Appeal, as well as funds from the National Emergencies Trust Coronavirus Appeal will support community and voluntary organisations providing vital support to people and communities in response to the Coronavirus outbreak.
Funding is now available for to help support local voluntary and community organisations that are helping vulnerable people impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Grants of up to £5,000 are now available to ease the immediate difficulties communities are facing and to support their recovery over the coming weeks and months.
Town and Parish councils are eligible to apply and we ask if you could please share this information with your communities.