The Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

The Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

Charity information

The Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

We're Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust. A small charity doing big things in the Yorkshire Dales. We’re here to help the landscape, people and economy in this very special place.

Founded 1996

  • Mission statement

    Put simply Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust exists to look after the well-being of the whole of the Yorkshire Dales. Our mission is ‘to support the environmental, social and economic well-being of the Yorkshire Dales’.

    We work to conserve and restore unique and important landscapes, habitats and wildlife - including planting native broadleaf woodlands, restoring species-rich hay meadows and enhancing our wetlands.

    We respond to changing needs in the Yorkshire Dales with innovative new projects, like our life-changing rural trainee scheme.

    Our projects help to inspire and educate communities, making the Yorkshire Dales accessible to even the most disadvantaged people and helping people to understand and value the area.

    To date the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust has helped to deliver over 1,300 projects worth around £25 million in the Yorkshire Dales and surrounding areas.

  • Aims

    The Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust aims to:

    • To support the people and communities of the Yorkshire Dales to live and work sustainably in this protected landscape
    • To conserve or restore the natural, built, scenic and cultural heritage features which together make up the special landscape of the Yorkshire Dales
    • To support the economic life of the area, including enhancing the employable skills
    • To support and help to develop the social and community fabric of the Yorkshire Dales
    • To increase access for all by developing and promoting opportunities for wider access to and understanding of the Yorkshire Dales
  • Overview

    Established: July 1996

    Registered Charity Number: 1061687

    Full time staff: 7

    Part time staff: 10

    Phone number: 015242 51002

    Address: Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust, Old Post Office, Main Street, Clapham LA2 8DP

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