40th Anniversary Awards

We’re celebrating 40 years of supporting communities to farm, garden and grow together.

Award categories:

  • The best response to climate change
  • The best use of social media
  • The best involvement of young people
  • Making the biggest difference to people’s lives
  • The most innovative project

There are also two special awards for school farms :

  • The best school farm development
  • The best involvement of student(s) in running a school farm

Nominations are open to any group that is improving the health and wellbeing of individuals, communities and the environment through nature-based activities. This is your chance to recognise the local groups and organisations that are improving the health and wellbeing of individuals, communities and the environment through nature-based activities.

Nominations will close on Friday 20th March, 2020.

The seven awards will be presented in a special ceremony at the House of Lords (in London) on Tuesday 5th May, 2020.

Submit your nomination here

Our Sponsors

We are extremely grateful to our brilliant sponsors, whose support has made these awards possible.

mcclarrons_logo.jpgOur Headline Sponsors, McClarrons, are independent insurance brokers specialising in the Care & Social Welfare and Farming sectors. With dedicated teams who understand the complexities involved in protecting social farms and gardens, our members have found that they can have confidence in the insurance advice they provide. McClarrons offer exclusive rates for our members and are passionate about providing cover for organisations' individual needs. Find out more

 

rau_logo_main_black.pngA special thanks to the Royal Agricultural University who is sponsoring our two school farm awards. The Royal Agricultural University is at the forefront of agricultural education and a key contributor to the land-based sector. The University prides itself on its links with industry and all courses are designed to meet the demands of the employment market for land-based expertise, both in the UK and worldwide.

If you’re not already a member of Social Farms & Gardens, why not join us? It’s free and there are lots of benefits - more information below.

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Membership is free and open to any organisation delivering nature-based activities that improve people's lives. Join us and start enjoying a great range of benefits today.