News

Read on to see what’s been happening at Dorset Blind Association and in the community!

Success for Visually Impaired people in West Dorset!

An account from our Trustee Sam Cole talking about her inspirational fight to achieve Digital Display and Audible Announcement at bus stops across West Dorset. “It is so lovely to meet up with other groups in the county.  Our Social Eyes Weymouth meet roughly once a year with our equally young at heart mates in… Read more »

Welcome to the team!

We would like to introduce you to our new Community and Corporate Fundraiser, Gareth! No doubt you will meet him very soon on his travels around Dorset or at one of our fundraising events. Want to find out a bit more about him, click here. If you would like to find out more about our… Read more »

June E-Newsletter

Summer is officially here! What better way to enjoy the long summer days than to get yourself out in the fresh air with your friends and family and set yourselves a challenge! We have a great range of challenge events coming up this summer, something for all ages and abilities. Support our 100th Anniversary by… Read more »

May E-Newsletter

We have had a very busy month here at DBA, hosting a huge variety of fundraising events around the county; from a music night in Bournemouth to our annual motor show at Lulworth Castle and our virtual race night in Weymouth to an Adele Tribute at The Sandford Pub! Take a read to find out… Read more »

Lulworth Castle Motor Show raises over £5000!

Thousands visited Lulworth Castle to support our annual Motor Show which took place on Sunday 13th May. This hugely successful and well attended event showcased over 160 cars in the motor display, welcomed over 2,000 general public visitors, raising an incredible £5,152.00! This prestigious event, now in its fourth year, was kindly sponsored by Humphries Kirk,… Read more »

Adele Tribute Night on 5/6/18

  Next Friday The Sandford Pub are holding an Adele Tribute night in aid of Dorset Blind Association. Expect a night full of music, lovely food and raising funds for visually impaired people across Dorset. Ticket & Two Course Meal – £25 Only 70 tickets available Standing ticket – £12 Only 50 tickets available To purchase tickets… Read more »

April E-Newsletter

  As the weather is finally starting to brighten up, we look forward to our fun-fueled motor show at Lulworth Castle as we gear up and head full throttle into a busy summer of fundraising! Don’t forget about the new GDPR Legislation which comes into place in May! We need you to re-register here if you… Read more »

March E-Newsletter

  It’s our 100th anniversary! For a century we’ve been helping visually impaired people across Dorset, now supporting over 1000 people each month, but there is still more people we need to help. It’s a big year for us and we want as many of our loyal supporters to be involved as possible, from being… Read more »