Save the Bees
With Bumblebee Conservation Trust
Bumblebees are an important species in the UK, playing a crucial role in pollinating crops and wildflowers. However, bumblebees are facing numerous threats, including habitat loss, pesticide exposure, and climate change. Supporting efforts to protect bumblebees can make a significant impact in preserving these important pollinators.
According to the Bumblebee Conservation Trust, two species of bumblebee in the UK have gone extinct in the last 80 years, and a further eight species are considered endangered. This decline in bumblebee populations is concerning, as they play an important role in pollinating many crops, including tomatoes, peppers, and strawberries. Without bumblebees, farmers would need to rely on more costly and less efficient methods of pollination, such as hand pollination. In addition, bumblebees are important pollinators of wildflowers, which provide food and habitats for a variety of other wildlife.
By supporting charities that work to protect bumblebees and their habitats, we can help to preserve these important pollinators for future generations.
The Bumblebee Conservation Trust works to restore and protect bumblebee habitats, promote pesticide-free gardening and farming practices, and educate the public about the importance of bumblebees and other pollinators.
By contributing to these efforts with our socks, we can play an important role in supporting the health and diversity of the UK's ecosystems.
Two species of bumblebee in the UK have gone extinct in the last 80 years, and a further eight species are considered endangered.
The Bumblebee Conservation Trust is a charity that works to protect and conserve bumblebee populations in the UK. Their work involves researching and monitoring bumblebee populations, restoring and creating habitats for bumblebees, and raising awareness about the importance of bumblebees and other pollinators.
The work of the Bumblebee Conservation Trust is important because bumblebees play a vital role in pollinating crops and wildflowers in the UK. By protecting and conserving bumblebees, the Bumblebee Conservation Trust is helping to preserve the health and diversity of the UK's ecosystems. Additionally, their efforts to raise awareness about the importance of bumblebees and other pollinators can help to promote responsible behaviour towards the environment and support sustainable practices in agriculture and gardening.
We funded projects such as “Bee-connected” which
delivered a further 11 miles of habitat along the
National Rail network.
We donate 10% of profits from your
bee socks to
Restoring the biodiversity of our planet and its varied species is at the core of Bare Kind’s mission. By donating 10% of gross profits to charities that support the animals on our socks, we can continue fighting the fight against species extinction.
Bare Kind has been able to achieve an all-time high of donations in recent years. The business expanded its sock range to 40+ pairs and supports 25+ charities.
Our Charity Impact Reports highlight the projects we have been able to fund with our charity partners and the incredible animals we support.
Our hope is that something as humble as a pair of socks can make a lasting impression on our world and change it for the better. A huge thank you goes out to all our customers who have wanted to make a difference and empower the restoration of our planet with their socks.