Our supporters

Our supporters

Photo, Jamie Hall

We work for local wildlife and wild places

Our charity is able to achieve so much because of the people and organisations that support it. These include...

  • 35,000+ members
  • Over 350 active volunteers
  • Charitable trusts, businesses, foundations and grant-giving bodies that support our work
  • A dedicated network of volunteer Local Groups
  • Hard-working project partners
  • Our loyal corporate supporters
  • Our committed Trustees
  • The people and groups who donate to our fundraising appeals
  • The generous people who remember us in their Will
  • A dedicated team of staff

Thank you for your support

In 2017-18 our work was supported through the following Trusts and Foundations...

  • Clark Bradbury Charitable Trust
  • Education Technology Trust
  • Garfield Weston Foundation
  • Gennets Charitable Trust
  • Marjorie Coote Animal Charity Trust
  • Patagonia Environment Grants Fund of Tides Foundation
  • Police Mutual Foundation
  • South Devon Nature Trust
  • Spear Charitable Trust
  • Tale Valley Trust
  • Taurus Foundation
  • The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust
  • The Bevis Trust
  • The Christoper Cadbury Charitable Trust
  • The D'Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
  • The Eucalyptus Charitable Foundation
  • The Peter De Haan Charitable Trust
  • The Phoebe Wortley-Talbot Charitable Trust
  • The St Mary's Charity
  • Vincent Wildlife Trust

In 2017-18 we received legacy bequests from...

  • Olive Mary Benham
  • Gene Sarah Blest
  • Irene Chamberlain
  • Mr Brian J Doyle
  • Mrs Dulcie
  • Miss Dumpleton
  • David John Vernon Foster
  • John Howes
  • Margaret Hunter
  • Mr Michael Jennings
  • Marie Ruth Lake
  • Mrs Gillian Payne
  • Rosemary Plant
  • Mr Michael Syms Russell
  • Mr Raymond F Tucker
  • Sylvia Vance
  • Verna Anne Van Geyzel
  • Mrs Betty Williams

In 2017-18 our work was supported through the following Grants and Awards...

  • Biffa Award

  • Big Lottery Fund - Reaching Communities

  • Blackdown Hills AONB


  • Devon Bat Group

  • Dartmoor National Park Authority

  • Dartmoor Preservation Association

  • Devon Birds

  • Devon County Council

  • Disney Conservation Fund

  • Duchy of Cornwall

  • East Devon District Council

  • East Devon AONB

  • Environment Agency

  • Forestry Commission

  • Heritage Lottery Fund

  • Interreg 2 Seas 2014-2020 programme (European Regional Development Fund)

  • Lustleigh Parish Council

  • National Aquarium Limited

  • Natural England

  • North Devon Coast AONB

  • People's Postcode Lottery

  • Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

  • RSWT - Strategic Development Fund

  • Sea-Changers

  • South Devon AONB

  • South Hams District Council

  • South West Lakes Trust

  • South West Water

  • SUEZ Communities Trust

  • Tamar Valley AONB

  • Teignbridge District Council

  • Tesco Bags of Help

  • University of Exeter

  • University of Plymouth Marine Institute

  • Viridor Credits Environmental Company

  • Wembury Parish Council

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