Grants of £1,000 Available for Tree Planting Projects – 30th September 2019 (England / Various Locations)

The International Tree Foundation (ITF) has announced that the UK Community Tree Planting Programme is open to applications from organisations in Oxfordshire and Berkshire until 30th September 2019.  Up to £1,000 per project is available for one-year projects.

The Programme supports community projects that will:

  • conserve, restore and protect indigenous trees and woodlands, forests, habitats and associated biodiversity
  • support community engagement in tree planting to promote reforestation and to increase awareness of the importance of trees and forests to environmental and human well-being
  • encourage social cohesion and inclusion

To be eligible for funding from this round of the UK Community Tree Planting Programme the applicant organisations must be community-based e.g. a school, community group or non-governmental organisation.  The applicant organisations must have signed permission from the owner or manager of the land indicating that the project meets legal requirements.

ITF’s priorities are to support community-based tree planting initiatives in Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Hampshire.

that:

  • Plant and conserve indigenous tree species in publicly accessible sites
  • Engage community members in tree planting and enjoying the benefits of woodlands
  • Have clear plans for maintenance and sustainability

 Useful Links:

Download the Application Pack

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http://internationaltreefoundation.org/ukctpp/

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