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 this edition of the BRIT Trust Diaries, we hear from BRIT School graduate Abi Deane, who reflects on the importance of Pride Month at the school and how her identity as a queer woman was enriched being in an empowering environment, where queerness and diversity were embraced and supported…

Josh Berger CBE - Founder and Chairman of Battersea Entertainment and Chair of Trustees of The BRIT School and Stuart Worden, Principal of The BRIT School, hosted a fundraiser at iconic music venue Ronnie Scott’s in aid of raising funds for the school.

In this edition of the BRIT Trust Diaries we hear from Joe Hastings, who in January joined Music Support as its Chief Executive. Five months in, we hear about how he settled into the role and his take on the challenges and opportunities faced by the charity.

The BRIT Awards 2024 with Mastercard took place tonight from The O2 arena in London, with a live audience of music fans, BRIT School students and invited guests from the music industry, all coming together to celebrate the great and the good of British and International music from the last year.