Support Us

Why support Dartington?

Dartington is a registered charity committed to building better, stronger communities which can be a force for positive social change.

Everything we do, from our beautiful gardens to our charitable projects and initiatives, contributes towards our goal to support vibrant resilient communities – but we rely on the support of people like you to continue this work.


Our residencies and courses teach and inspire generations of young people

Our charitable projects support society's vulnerable and help strengthen communities

We use our land to explore pioneering new approaches to feeding ourselves sustainably

Our residencies and courses teach and inspire generations of young people


Donate to Dartington

Your help goes a long way, and we are eternally grateful for any contribution you can make. You can donate to Dartington generally or to specific projects:


Become a member

Man on deckchair near playhouseIf you visit Dartington regularly, love the Barn Cinema, or want to get Dartington publications straight to your letterbox, we have a range of membership packages to choose from. Explore the packages on offer

Options include:

• Access to discounts and special offers across the estate from £35/year
• Bolt-on parking permit options for just £17.50/year extra
• And much more


Other ways to support Dartington

Volunteers with Estate Warden Mike Newby
Volunteers with Estate Warden Mike Newby


At Dartington, there are many hands-on opportunities to make a difference. Our Volunteer Programme can help you make new friends, gain new skills, keep busy and active, or give something back to the community.

As part of Dartington’s commitment to providing opportunities for young people, a number of Voluntary Work Experience and Work Placements are also available.


Dartington Careers

Dartington is an exciting and diverse organisation – if you are interested in working here please visit the Dartington Careers hub.