"The Community Forest Trust is the environmental charity that supports community forestry in England. We work with Community Forests, and other community forestry initiatives, to create healthier and more attractive places in which to live and work. The Forests are transforming their areas involving local people, improving local environments, creating opportunities for business and providing accessible green spaces for people and wildlife." Stephen Falder - Chairman of the Community Forest Trust
The Community Forest Trust is a non-profit making company limited by guarantee. Registered in England no. 3598556. Registered charity no.1072706. The Community Forest Trust works to support the development of Community Forests and other community forestry initiatives in England. The Community Forest Trust exists to provide project support and generate funding and raise awareness of the Forests, enabling them to continue their vital work, creating attractive environments in which businesses and local communities can thrive.
The aim of the Community Forest Trust is to support community forestry partnerships in the creation of high quality environments for millions of people by revitalising derelict land, providing new opportunities for leisure, recreation, and cultural activities, enhancing biodiversity, preparing for climate change and supporting education, healthy living and social and economic development. The Forests provide a network of green spaces, woodlands, street trees and more. For more information on the initiatives that the Community Forest Trust supports please visit their websites:
The Community Forest Trust is a registered Environmental Body with ENTRUST, which means that we are able to receive money from the Landfill Communities Fund. If you have a project that is in line with Community Forest Trust's activities, is eligible for Landfill Communities Fund support, and you would like Community Forest Trust to act as Environmental Body for your application please contact us.