New Town Mayor Sets Ambitious Fundraising Goals for Charities

The newly elected Mayor of Wimborne Minster, Councillor Jeff Hart, has unveiled a series of events aimed at raising funds for his two chosen charities: Friends of Victoria Hospital and Planet Wimborne.

A total of 12 events are planned, including a Big Quiz, a Treasure Trail around the town centre, a Skittles Night, Charity Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), a Choirs Evening, an Auction of Promises, a Gardening Talk by Tamsin Westhorpe, and Sunday Morning Guided Walks around Wimborne Minster.

For more details or to offer your assistance, please contact Gary Mason at 01202 881655 or gary.mason@wimborne.gov.uk.

Councillor Jeff Hart has chosen two charities to support during his term:

Planet Wimborne: This organization aims to bring the community in Wimborne and surrounding areas together in response to the climate and ecological emergency. They work on initiatives related to environmental sustainability and community well-being.

Friends of Victoria Hospital: The purpose of this charity is to “fundraise and allocate resources to support the delivery of first-class services at Wimborne Hospital.” Their vision is to improve healthcare for local people by collaborating with health and care providers to achieve the best care at Wimborne Hospital.