an environmental charity working to revive Britain's wood culture

Sylva works across Britain caring for forests, to ensure they thrive for people and for nature, and supporting innovation in home-grown wood.

We organise our activities under four themes: science, education, forestry and wood.

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Future Forest Friend

Help support our charitable work through regular giving and build a lasting affinity with a new woodland.

The Future Forest Friend scheme allows anyone to sponsor a plot of 25 trees in a family or business name, or offer as a unique gift to someone special.

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latest news

ArtWeeks 2016

May 25, 2016

WoodWords™ 2016

May 19, 2016

support us


We rely on support from individuals, trusts or foundations, and businesses.

Please consider giving to one of our campaigns, or perhaps giving regularly to our charitable work.

We welcome enquiries from individuals interested in discussing legacies or major gifts.

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our work