Yankee Leisure Group Announces Partnership with the National Park Foundation

Friday, October 9, 2015NPF News

LAGUNA HILLS, CA – Yankee Leisure Group and its brands, Amtrak Vacations and Yankee Holidays have announced a multi-year partnership with the National Park Foundation (NPF), the official charity of America’s national parks.

NPF will receive a portion of revenue from any Amtrak Vacations or Yankee Holidays National Park programs. The donation will help NPF protect national parks, connect people from all backgrounds to parks and National Park Service programs, and inspire the next generation of park stewards.

“We are thrilled to support the National Park Foundation and do our part to preserve the national parks for generations to come,” Frank Marini, Yankee Leisure Group Inc. President. “To kick off our partnership, we have created a new Park Adventures logo that will be featured on all of our national park itineraries in our brochures and websites that signify that a portion of the trip will be donated to the National Park Foundation”

Amtrak Vacations and Yankee Holidays have over 55 unique national parks itineraries and have released several new itineraries for 2016 including Yellowstone to Yosemite by Rail , Great Southwest feat. The Grand Canyon , Rocky Mountains to Yosemite and America's National Parks.

“American railroads and our national parks share a long history and we are excited to write another chapter of this legacy with Yankee Leisure Group,” said David French, senior vice president of marketing, communications and corporate partnerships at the National Park Foundation. “Through our partnership and committed efforts, we will invite new audiences into the parks, cementing the foundation of park enjoyment and stewardship for generations to come.”

Visit AmtrakVacations.com for all 2016-2017 Amtrak Vacations products and new 2016-2017 Amtrak Vacations brochure. Visit YankeeHolidays.com for all 2016-2017 Yankee Holidays products and new 2016-2017 Yankee Holidays brochure.

ABOUT AMTRAK VACATIONS®
Amtrak Vacations is the leading supplier of vacation packages featuring Amtrak® rail services. We combine the thrill of rail travel with inclusive travel packages for one-of-a-kind vacations throughout North America. Amtrak Vacations offers over 300 rail vacations to amazing cities, scenic landscapes and spectacular National Parks with options to depart from more than 500 Amtrak rail stations across the country.  Amtrak Vacations is operated   by Yankee Leisure Group, Inc.

ABOUT YANKEE HOLIDAYS
Yankee Holidays offers independent travel packages to top destinations throughout US & Canada. Travelers have the flexibility to choose from over 100 vacation packages, which include hotels, sightseeing, transfers and entertainment. Whether looking for a pre or post cruise vacation or a quick weekend city getaway, Yankee Holidays has the experience and expertise to make your vacation exclusively yours.  For more information visit www.yankeeholidays.com.