Who We Are

The Word Forest Organisation is a UK based charity that plants trees, builds classrooms and raises environmental awareness in the UK and in Kenya.

A forest

Our Charitable Objects

Our constitution specifies our charitable objects as follows:

To promote sustainable development for the benefit of the public in Kenya by:

(a) the preservation, conservation and the protection of the environment and the prudent use of

(b) the relief of poverty and the improvement of the conditions of life in socially and economically
disadvantaged communities.

Our Mission

Planting trees in Kenya, raising environmental awareness and improving the health of our planet for all its inhabitants.

Our Vision

  • Create nurseries and plant new trees on deforested land
  • Construct and equip educational buildings in impoverished Kenyan communities
  • To twin Kenyan schools with UK schools and reduce the environmental educational gap between them
  • To encourage everyone to take more personal responsibility for keeping the planet healthy
  • To share environmental wisdom and biocentric scientific data in respect of reforestation
  • Empower community educators to raise awareness of forestry guardianship and wider environmental issues

Our Values

  • Commitment to operating as an environmentally conscious, sustainable and ethical organisation
  • Shared passion to educate society to be better guardians of the earth
  • Optimism for a more fairly educated world that has environmentalism and good ethics at the fore
  • Respect for Mother Nature and a desire to protect the planet, its inhabitants and natural resources
  • Belief in the importance of maintaining a healthy work/life balance

Our board are an environmentally-driven group of ordinary people, actively striving to improve the planet’s health and help communities living at the sharp end of climate change.

Tracey West, Environmentalist

Our Board

Tracey is an author on sustainable living and divorce. She’s a passionate advocate for women in crisis (domestic violence, body confidence) and since 2011, has been a proud, active Patron of the Women’s Action Network Dorset, …

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How it All Began

The Word Forest Organisation founders, Tracey and Simon West, run an ethical publishing house called Magic Oxygen. In the spring of 2014, they launched a pioneering global writing…

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Contact Us

We’d love to hear from you! Take your pick for how to do it and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can…

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