Our Partners


As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the National Park Foundation has relied on the generosity of corporations and foundations for more than 40 years. We recognize that the private sector has an important role to play in advancing our work and mission. In that spirit, we are working with foundations and companies large and small around the country to help raise funds to support America's national parks. Corporate support through sponsorship, cause-marketing initiatives, in-kind and philanthropic donations is vital to advancing the mission of NPF.

$1,000,000 and Above

  • Aramarkis a professional services organization and leading concessionaire of parks, resorts and hospitality services, through its partnership with the Yawkey Foundation, is funding innovative park projects throughout the System through the Foundation’s Impact Grant program. Past grantee projects have ranged from a Northwest Bear Safety Initiative in Alaska, to overhauling infrastructure at nine in-park community gardens in Washington, DC, to conserving historic paintings in Iowa, to developing bi-lingual podcasts and distance learning programs in Florida. Learn More »

     

  • The Coca-Cola Company, Proud Partners of America’s National Parks ℠, has a long-standing relationship with the National Park System. In addition to creating print ads that featured selected parks, The Coca-Cola Company launched several advertising campaigns promoting tourism, including “Discover America” and “Go America” during the 1960s. Through its Proud Partner commitment to the National Park Foundation, Coca-Cola North America is helping to restore, maintain and create walking and hiking trails within national parks across the country. Their commitment provides support for public education that will encourage Americans to discover and enjoy the parks as part of a healthy lifestyle. Learn more »

  • Disney is proud to support the launch of Open Outdoors for Kids, which makes a park experience possible for tens of thousands of young people. Together with the National Park Foundation, the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund and Disney Friends for Change hope to ignite kids’ imaginations through nature exploration and help them develop lifelong conservation values.  For more information, please visit Disney Citizenship.

  • L.L.Bean's commitment to the outdoors is shown through its partnership with the Foundation. In celebration of its 100th anniversary in 2012, the company has committed $1 million to the National Park Foundation’s America’s Best Idea program to help kids experience the outdoors and learn about nature. L.L. Bean’s Million Moments Mission encourages people to share their outdoor experience through stories and photos and for each moment shared, L.L. Bean will give NPF $1 up to $1 million. In addition, the National Park Foundation is designated as the charity of choice for donated L.L.Bean Coupon Dollars through its loyalty program. Each time Cardmembers make a purchase with their L.L.Bean Visa Card, they earn Coupon Dollars and have the option to donate those Coupon Dollars to support the work of the National Park Foundation. Learn more »

  • Musco Lighting has been a longstanding supporter of the national park system, designing innovative lighting solutions for some of our nation’s most well-known national parks and monuments. Through a unique partnership with the National Park Foundation, the company brings over 30 years of experience in the lighting industry to providing energy-efficient systems to national parks. Musco has provided lighting solutions at The White House and the Washington Monument, and has engineered lighting schemes that protect the skyscape of the Flight 93 National Memorial and the night skies at Big Bend National Park. In the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, the Musco Team again partnered with the National Park Foundation to light the Statue of Liberty. Learn more »

  • Subaru of America, Inc. partners with the National Park Foundation (NPF) in a variety of ways, most notably through the Subaru “Share the Love” event. During the “Share the Love” event, for every new vehicle purchased or leased, Subaru has donated $250 to the owner’s choice of participating charities. As a result of this promotion, Subaru has donated more than $1.4 million to NPF in support of America’s national parks. This funding has been disbursed to parks across the country to provide critical support to preserve important historical sites that tell the story of our nation, protect threatened species and habitats, and conduct outreach and education programs in local communities. Subaru, like the National Park Foundation, is committed to helping protect and preserve the environment. For this reason, they build each one of their vehicles in zero-landfill manufacturing plants, and encourage their retailers to adopt environmentally-friendly facilities and policies in their local communities. 

$500,000-$999,999

  • AIR WICK® (part of RECKITT BENCKISER) is a leading brand in home fragrances since 1943 and has partnered with the National Park Foundation to launch a fragrance collection uniquely inspired by America’s national parks. The Limited Edition National Park Collection includes annual Spring and Fall editions. Each fragrance focuses on one famous national park, helping families remember vacation memories, generate excitement and inspiration for new trips, or experience the grandeur of the national parks without ever leaving their homes. Air Wick’s support of the National Park Foundation allows us to continue to enrich America’s national parks and their programs through private support, safeguarding our heritage, and inspiring generations of national park enthusiasts. The National Park Collection from Air Wick hopes to inspire families to experience our parks first‐hand and begin a lifelong relationship with America’s most treasured places. Learn more »

$100,000-$499,999

  • Cable Shopping Network
  • Celestron
  • Eastern National
  • GE Lighting
  • Globus family of brands
  • Harland-Clarke
  • Historic Hotels of America
  • Macy's
  • Go RVing
  • The UPS Foundation
  • Time Warner Cable

Under $100,000

The Ahmanson Foundation, Alaska Airlines, Altruette, Checks in the Mail, Columbia Sportswear, FITS Socks, The Fernandez Pave the Way Foundation, Motorola Solutions Foundation, Nicolas Holiday, O.A.R.S., Peace Cereal, Random House (Fodor’s), REI, Sourcebooks, Scripps Network (Travel Channel), Southwest Airlines, Tailgate Clothing, Co., TerraYebo, Inc., USAOPOLY.