We’ve rounded up reasons to remain positive in the new year, with highlights from Whitley Award winners’ work over the past 12 months.

This winter we have been lucky enough to meet many of you in person again, at a series of events. We have loved reconnecting with you all: our incredible family of WFN supporters.

We have launched an ambitious new fundraising programme for young people passionate about the planet.

We are thrilled to have reached our goal of raising £100,000 through the Big Give Christmas Challenge!

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

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

WFN is one of 15 organisations urging world leaders to increase support for locally-led solutions to the climate and biodiversity crises, in a joint open letter at COP26.

Applications are open until 31 October 2021!