The Benenden Village Trust owns and maintains a major group of assets given to the Parish a century ago for the benefit and recreation of all.
The Trust is responsible for:
- promoting facilities for recreation and leisure in Benenden and Iden Green
- the bequests of Lord Rothermere in memory of his sons, Harold Vvyan Harmsworth and Vere Sidney Harmsworth - the recreation fields in Benenden and Iden Green, and St George's Hall.
- the Trust is managed by Trustees elected by Members
- Membership is open to all aged over 18 living in the Parish and to representatives of organisations and buisneses within the Parish.