Our Work

How We Help

From the destruction of earthquakes and oil spills, to the disappearance of historic and cultural treasures, to new generations of Americans that may never experience, and learn from, our nation’s best idea – America’s national parks face challenges of all sizes and scopes.

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, raises private funds that directly aid, support, and enrich America’s over 400 national parks and their programs. Chartered by Congress as the charitable partner of the National Park Service, the National Park Foundation works to:

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Our Work Success Stories

This African American Experience Fund project provided transportation for multi-cultural group of families, 30 people in... read more

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore AAEF Project

Each spring, Arches National Park receives a multitude of requests from teachers for curriculum-based ranger programs... read more

Arches National Park Impact Grant

During the first year’s participation in the Park Stewards Program, underserved high school students from AmeriSchools... read more

Saguaro National Park Park Stewards

Acadia National Park is currently working to complete a public demonstration project to replace outdoor lighting at... read more

Acadia National Park Impact Grant