The Lake District Foundation was established as a charity in August 2017.

Over the last 6 years, we’ve worked tirelessly towards our vision to build a Lake District that is an inspirational example of sustainable development in action.

£2.84m given in grants

30,000 trees planted

80+ community-led environmental projects

58 local business helped to reduce their carbon emissions

1,000 metres of hedgerow created

1100 tons of carbon saved

“The Low Carbon Fund grant was transformational for us!”

Bob, The Dog & Gun in Skelton

Impact Case Studies

Project: Sponsor the Lake District

When: Since 2019 and ongoing

Raised: £ 85,000+


Project: Pre-loved outdoor kit

Items saved from landfill: 300

Funds raised: £900+


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