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News on fundraising activities by World Land Trust (WLT) supporters.

  • 28 August 2015
    After reading about the conservation of rainforests, Rebekah East and her friends and family started to discuss among themselves how ordinary people could help protect habitats....
  • 28 August 2015
    Joining together the national parks of Los Llanganates and Sangay by creating a protected corridor in the eastern Andes of central Ecuador has been a shared vision for World Land T...
  • 20 August 2015
    Blake Perkins and Vanessa Graham from Leeds University Rag (Raise and Give) Society were the first of eight student teams to reach Marrakech in Morocco after a sponsored hitchhike...
  • 20 August 2015
    Two fearless fundraisers are taking on extreme cycling challenges to raise donations for World Land Trust (WLT). George Christofis In July George Christofis set off on his cy...
  • 31 July 2015
    Sign up Sign up for a Sainsbury’s shopping card with Give As You Live: shop in store using an Everyday Shopping Card and Sainsbury's will donate 4 per cent of you...
  • 29 July 2015
    Five year old William Herrington-Young has taken part in a Scootathlon to raise money for World Land Trust (WLT).  He was joined at the event on 24 May by his twin sister Mira...
  • 28 July 2015
    World Land Trust (WLT) has released a video in recognition of all those who helped make WLT’s conservation programmes possible in 2014. First presented at the Trust’...
  • 22 July 2015
    While Britain has been basking in sunshine, Charlotte and Jim Gabbitas braved the snow to reach the top of Mont Blanc. On 25 June 2015 Charlotte and her father Jim climbed to th...
  • 22 July 2015
    To raise funds for World Land Trust (WLT), Zoe Li ran the Hadrian’s Wall half marathon on Sunday 28 June 2015. Zoe is a former volunteer at Shepreth Wildlife Park, which h...
  • 15 July 2015
    Television presenter Steve Backshall has thanked World Land Trust (WLT) in a video about the Devizes to Westminster (DW) kayak race and his commitment to saving an area of rainfore...
  • 19 June 2015
    Wildlife artist Paul Bartlett has donated £1,278 to World Land Trust (WLT) following his Back to Nature exhibition at the Scottish Ornithologists Club in Aberlady....
  • 12 June 2015
    Chris Beard is setting off on a solo hitchhike from Wales to India to raise money for World Land Trust (WLT). His journey starts in July and along the way he will be trying to unco...
  • 10 June 2015
    Blake Perkins and Vanessa Graham from Leeds University are raising funds for World Land Trust (WLT) by hitchhiking from Leeds to Marrakech, Morocco. On 19 June 2015, the pair wi...
  • 01 June 2015
    Ravenscourt Park Preparatory School (RPPS) has raised an amazing £22,332 for World Land Trust (WLT). Pupils at the school selected WLT as their chosen charity from a...
  • 30 May 2015
    Thanks to their inspired fundraising efforts, 44 supporters have raised more than £60,000 for World Land Trust (WLT). In early 2014, WLT called on supporters to join a gro...
  • 29 May 2015
    Following recent earthquakes in Nepal, World Land Trust (WLT) has launched an emergency appeal for funds to assist anti-poaching measures in the Nepalese national parks. Donate...
  • 26 May 2015
    Conservation projects in Argentina, Brazil, India and Iran are all benefitting from the success of the Big Cat Appeal in the 25th Anniversary year of World Land Trust (WLT). WLT...
  • 19 May 2015
    A father and daughter team are preparing to scale Mont Blanc to raise funds for World Land Trust (WLT) in June. On the border between France and Italy, Mont Blanc is the highest pe...
  • 18 May 2015
    After watching a documentary about cycling around the world, Darren Lloyd has been on a mission to create his own cycling adventure.  In June, Darren sets off on a global cycl...
  • 13 May 2015
    Artist Tori Ratcliffe is once again supporting World Land Trust (WLT) through sales of her spectacular prints of wildlife watercolours. For every print sold on Tori’s webs...
  • 12 May 2015
    Following the birth of her son, Jenna-Louise Baird has challenged herself to become fit enough to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for World Land Trust (WLT). Jenna explai...
  • 30 April 2015
    Dedicated fundraisers are raising money for World Land Trust (WLT) through gruelling feats of endurance. Manoela Grigorova, Stanislav Vasilev, Steve Poynter and Megan Carr all s...
  • 27 April 2015
    Congratulations to Hedd Thomas who completed the London Marathon on Sunday 26 April 2015. Hedd has raised nearly £1,200 for World Land Trust (WLT) and needs just a last surge...
  • 27 April 2015
    An exhibition featuring endangered species has opened  at the My Art Invest (MYA) Gallery in Shoreditch, in collaboration with World Land Trust (WLT). The exhibition featur...
  • 27 April 2015
    Students from Leeds University have raised more than £1,000 for World Land Trust (WLT) after taking part in a ‘jailbreak’, a sponsored hitchhike to get as far fro...
  • 27 April 2015
    Eloys Harradence and Katie Manitsas have raised more than £2,000 for World Land Trust (WLT)  thanks to an event 10,000 miles from WLT’s base in Suffolk. Eloys a...
  • 16 April 2015
    Hedd Thomas is getting into his stride in the run up to the Virgin London Marathon on 26 April 2015. He is representing World Land Trust (WLT) in the race and has already raised...
  • 14 April 2015
    Steve Backshall is closing in on his dream target of raising £50,000 for World Land Trust (WLT). Sponsor Steve Backshall » On 4 April 2015 Steve took part in the...
  • 09 April 2015
    Enterprise Plants has donated £2,000 to the Plant a Tree programme of World Land Trust (WLT), following successful sales of Christmas trees in 2014. Enterprise Plants Mana...
  • 07 April 2015
    Humble Bundle is once again raising funds for World Land Trust (WLT) through sales of its latest mobile bundle of video games. The Humble Mobile Bundle 11 is on sale until 7pm i...
  • 02 April 2015
    A donation of £2,000 from luxury treehouse designer Blue Forest has pushed Steve Backshall’s fundraising total to more than £42,000. Steve is kayak racing from...
  • 31 March 2015
    Steve Backshall’s fundraising campaign for World Land Trust (WLT) is nearing the £40,000 mark thanks to generous match funding and donations from the public. Sponsor...
  • 27 March 2015
    Tom Eagle is sous chef at Darsham Nurseries Café, a blogger and award-nominated pickle enthusiast. A committed omnivore, he believes that meat-eating is a privilege:...
  • 27 March 2015
    As a regular eater of meat, Meat Free Week seemed a daunting challenge. So when I tentatively agreed to take part I wasn’t sure if I could make it through to the end of the w...
  • 26 March 2015
    WLT supporter Kamila Zahno has generously agreed to be the public face of the legacy fundraising campaign of World Land Trust (WLT). To launch the campaign WLT has released a short...
  • 26 March 2015
    Staff members of World Land Trust (WLT) are raising funds for the Trust during Meat Free Week (23-29 March 2015). The week got off to a good start with a team supper organised b...
  • 26 March 2015
    Maidenhead Aquatics has generously committed £7,500 in match funding for Steve Backshall’s kayak challenge for World Land Trust (WLT). Sponsor Steve Backshall...
  • 25 March 2015
    Tom Eagle is sous chef at Darsham Nurseries Café, a blogger and award-nominated pickle enthusiast. A committed omnivore, he believes that meat-eating is a privilege:...
  • 24 March 2015
    Darsham Nurseries Café is offering a different meat free dish every day during Meat Free Week to raise funds for World Land Trust (WLT). Chef Lola Demille is backing the...
  • 24 March 2015
    Tom Eagle is sous chef at Darsham Nurseries Café, a blogger and award-nominated pickle enthusiast. A committed omnivore, he believes that meat-eating is a privilege:...
  • 23 March 2015
    Tom Eagle is sous chef at Darsham Nurseries Café, a blogger and award-nominated pickle enthusiast. A committed omnivore, he believes that meat-eating is a privilege:...
  • 06 March 2015
    Two groups of students from Leeds University are making a ‘jail break’ on 23 March 2015 to raise money for World Land Trust (WLT). The jail break is a sponsored hitc...
  • 06 March 2015
    Fundraiser Steven Ware has raised £600 for World Land Trust (WLT) by sporting green hair for a month. Steven dyed his hair forest green for a month to help raise money and...
  • 05 March 2015
    James Abraham is all set for the Paris Half Marathon. He is taking part in the race on Sunday 8 March to raise money for World Land Trust (WLT). Keen to make a contribution to i...
  • 05 March 2015
    Children across the country have been raising funds for World Land Trust (WLT). St John’s Church In Hirst Green, Lancashire, St John’s Church has raised £35...
  • 26 February 2015
    Students from Sevenoaks School have saved 10 acres (4 hectares) of threatened habitat thanks to the academic success of its students. For every 100 distinctions earned by sixth...
  • 26 February 2015
    World Land Trust (WLT) has raised another £5,000 for Steve Backshall’s match funding, thanks to a generous Council member who wishes to remain anonymous. The donor f...
  • 19 February 2015
    A campaign by well known wildlife expert Steve Backshall to raise funds for World Land Trust (WLT) has hit the £20,000 mark thanks to the generosity of donors and a commitmen...
  • 18 February 2015
    World Land Trust (WLT) is backing Meat Free Week, which launches in the UK on 23 March 2015. Meat Free Week focuses public attention on the impact that eating too...
  • 16 February 2015
    Humble Bundle celebrated Valentine’s Day 2015 with a new bundle of video games for lovers (of games). World Land Trust (WLT) is one of two charities that are benefiting from...

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