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We fund conservation, environmental and cultural heritage projects in the Lake District

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Lakes Distillery makes splash with six water projects

May 10, 2022 News 0 comments
Six community projects have received a funding splash to help them look after lakes and rivers across Cumbria. The Lake District Foundation [....]

Let’s love lake Windermere

April 21, 2022 News 0 comments
A week-long fundraiser to help care for Windermere is launched today (Friday 22 April). The Lake District Foundation is taking part in [....]

On Saturday 16 July, @FriendsofLakes want to bring together a fighting force of volunteers to attempt a mass-removal of Himalayan Balsam. The aim is to clear this area of the infestation and reduce the regrowth. Sign up to help here https://www.friendsofthelakedistrict.org.uk/Event/fight-the-aliensbig-balsam-bash-2022

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Projects we've supported

Recently funded by the Lake District Foundation...

May 5, 2021 | Recently Funded

Grants Awarded To Local Projects 2021

We have awarded grants to 13 projects across Cumbria which is part of our latest grant funding initiative in 2021. The successful projects have each been awarded
December 18, 2019 | Recently Funded

Orrest Head

“Those few hours cast a spell that changed my life” – Wainwright. The view from Orrest Head is spectacular, but not everyone
December 4, 2019 | Charity

Funding for local projects 2019

The Lake District Foundation has revealed the nine projects which will receive funds from the latest round of grant funding. The successful
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