helping trees & people grow together

Sylva is an environmental charity working across Britain to help forests thrive - for people and for nature.

We are active under four related programmes: science, education, forestry and wood.

courses and events

Guitar maintenance and repair
Saturday, 3rd March 2018

Introduction to wood carving
Saturday, 17th March 2018

Greenwood DIY for Women
Saturday, 5th May, 2018

Spoon whittling
Friday, 11th May 2018

Make a canoe paddle
Friday, 8th June 2018

Introduction to wood carving
Friday, 22nd June 2018

Learn to make a green wood stool
Saturday, 27th October 2018

latest news

Rising from the ashes

February 19, 2018

our work

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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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