Charity information

Media Trust

Media Trust is the UK's leading communications charity. We change lives through the power of media.
We provide communications resources, produce award-winning films, and broadcast across the UK.

Founded 1994

  • Mission statement

    At Media Trust we believe in the power of media to change lives. We work with the media industry to empower charities and communities to have a voice and be heard.

    We resource many thousands of charities, communities and young people with media skills, media volunteers and mentors, communications resources and media opportunities including the UK Community Channel on Sky, Virgin and Freeview.

  • Aims

    Media Trust aims to:

    • To harness creative industry talent, volunteers and pro-bono support
    • To help charities and communities access audiences
    • To provide communications skills and resources for charities and communities
  • Overview

    Established: February 1994

    Registered Charity Number: 1042733

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 37

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 2000

    Phone number: 020 7871 5600

    Address: Media Trust, Centre House, Wood Lane, London W12 7SB

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  • Community Channel:

    Community Channel is a UK-wide digital television, online and mobile platform that gives a... More
  • Media Mentors

    Matching a media mentor to a charity, a community, or a marginalised young person, to work... More