Welcome to the Brit Trust

Established by the recorded music industry in 1989 and funded largely by the annual BRIT Awards, the BRIT Trust’s mission is to improve lives through the power of music and the creative arts

The BRIT Trust has made more than 280 donations totalling almost £30m since its inception in 1989.


In the latest edition of the BRIT Trust Diaries, new trustee Jessica Carsen, senior vice president for communications and public affairs at Sony Music UK, shares her reflections on joining the BRIT Trust…

BRITs 2024 award designer Rachel Jones visits The BRIT School

In this month’s BRIT Trust Diaries, Laura Westcott, founder of Music for Mental Wealth, shares her story of overcoming stage fright, using ADHD as a “Superpower” and helping musicians with their mental wellbeing. 

In this edition of the BRIT Trust Diaries, Toby Leighton-Pope, MD of TEG Europe, as well as a Co-Chair of The Music Industry Trusts (MITS) Award, talks about his experience of fundraising and tells us what makes the MITS Award so special.