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For the first time in the charity’s history, this year WFN is awarding over £1 million pounds of Continuation Funding.

We’re taking part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge: every donation will be doubled in the first week of December!

Whitley Award-winning wildlife conservationists working on the frontline of the climate crisis

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Sir David Attenborough, WFN Trustee

The Whitley Fund for Nature is unique. It doesn’t put its own people on the ground but seeks out local leaders who are already succeeding. It puts its money where it really counts, where every penny counts.

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HRH The Princess Royal, WFN Patron

WFN is one of the most cost effective and direct impact charities working to protect the environment.
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Kate Humble, WFN Ambassador

This is what the Whitley Awards are all about – recognising effective grassroots leaders and helping them expand their work.
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Tom Heap, WFN Ambassador

The Whitley Awards are the most uplifting environmental event of the year.

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