"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better”
- Albert Einstein
Funding and Resources
The Silvanus Trust
Among other things the trust provides information, support, advice, education and training. It also offers opportunities for skills development and training.
Free trees for schools The Woodland Trust is offering schools a FREE Hedge and Hazel Copse pack. They contain 30 native trees, enough for a small grove or short length of hedge and come with complementary educational resources and guidance on planting and maintenance — but hurry, as the offer is very popular! Register on-line and choose between either the Hedgerow pack or the Hazel Copse pack. If you have previously signed up for this offer don’t worry, because you can do so again.
Breathing Places Award
The Breathing Places programme is a UK wide small grants programme developed in partnership with the BBC. It complements the BBC’s Breathing Places campaign by giving funding for small groups. In phase One, Two and Three of the programme £8.5 million was distributed for projects that improved the local environment or created new breathing places.
Awards For All
Awards for All England is supported by the Arts Council England, the Big Lottery Fund, the Heritage Lottery Fund and Sport England. Award grants of between £300 and £10,000 fare available for people to take part in art, sport, heritage and community activities, and projects that promote education, the environment and health in the local community.