The Arlington House Robert E. Lee Memorial offers a compelling example of how America’s Best Idea programs successfully reach out to underserved populations. In 2012, Arlington House hosted two programs...
America's Best Idea
How We Help
Inspired by the Ken Burns’ film “The National Parks: America’s Best Idea” which originally premiered on PBS in September 2009, the America’s Best Idea program connects diverse, underserved and under-engaged populations throughout the United States with their national parks in innovative and meaningful ways through a variety of environmental, adventure, historical, and other activities.
America’s Best Idea Grantees
America’s Best Idea” is made possible through the generous support of L.L. Bean, DISNEY, the Anschutz Foundation, and the Ahmanson Foundation.