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Aug 26, 2014, 09:47 ET
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8 Winners Selected For National Park Foundation's @American_Latino Expedition

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, today announced the eight individuals selected for the 2014...

Aug 25, 2014, 12:02 ET
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Celebrate the National Park Service's 98th Birthday!

Today the National Park Service celebrates its 98th birthday and, along with the National Park Foundation, begins the countdown to its 100th...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:29 ET
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70,000+ Kids to Explore National Parks Thanks to 65 Ticket to Ride Grants

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, has awarded $474,140 in grants to 65 national parks through...

Jul 21, 2014, 10:33 ET
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28 National Parks Receive Park Stewards Grants Thanks to University of Phoenix and Subaru of America

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, has awarded $504,000 in grants to 28 national parks through its...

Jul 17, 2014, 12:57 ET
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David Rubenstein donates lead Centennial gift of $12.35 million to the National Park Foundation to Restore Arlington House

Today a gift made history and saved history. National Park Service (NPS) Director Jonathan B. Jarvis and National Park Foundation (NPF) President...

Jul 09, 2014, 12:08 ET
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National Park Foundation Shares 26 Awe-Inspiring Places to Stay in National Parks

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, today released "Gimme Shelter," the fifth special edition in its...

Jun 24, 2014, 11:36 ET
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National Park Foundation Announces 2nd Annual @American_Latino Expedition to Connect Diverse Audiences to America's National Parks

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, announced today that the call for applicants for the 2014...

Jun 23, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Celebrate Summertime with National Park Foundation's Summer Scrapbook Contest

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, is kicking off summertime with the launch of its second annual...

Jun 16, 2014, 13:43 ET
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Aramark Contributes $400,000 to National Park Foundation in Honor of National Park Service's Centennial Anniversary

 Today, the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, announced a $400,000 contribution from Aramark to...

Jun 12, 2014, 08:34 ET
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National Park Foundation Celebrates Subaru of America's $1.4 Million Donation to America's National Parks

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, has awarded Impact Grants to nine national parks thanks to a $1.4...

Jun 10, 2014, 12:07 ET
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14 National Parks Receive Impact Grants Thanks to Disneynature's "Bears"

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, has awarded Disneynature Impact Grants to 14 national parks...

May 22, 2014, 13:36 ET
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10 Ways to Celebrate Memorial Day in Your National Parks

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, invites Americans to join in remembering our brave veterans in...

May 21, 2014, 11:12 ET
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National Park Foundation Provides More Than $640,000 to Connect Diverse, Underserved, and Under-engaged Populations with America's National Parks

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, has awarded $640,022 in grants to 39 national parks through...

May 15, 2014, 12:01 ET
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National Park Foundation Grants More Than $700,000 to Protect and Establish Trails in America's National Parks

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, has awarded 37 grants totaling $700,687 to national parks selected...

May 08, 2014, 13:23 ET
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National Park Foundation and Disney Join Together to "Open OutDoors for Kids," A New Initiative Dedicated to Getting Kids Outside and Active in America's National Parks

Today, the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, launched "Open OutDoors for Kids," a new initiative...

May 01, 2014, 07:00 ET
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National Park Foundation Announces the 2013 "Share the Experience" Photo Contest Winners

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, ACTIVE Network, and Air Wick are proud to announce the winners of...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:49 ET
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9 Great Days, 9 Great Ways to Celebrate National Park Week

 From April 19 – 27, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation will host National Park Week, featuring special events in...

Mar 24, 2014, 08:55 ET
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National Park Service Announces Public Engagement Campaign As Centerpiece Of 2016 Centennial

 The National Park Service today announced that the centerpiece of its 2016 Centennial will be a broad public engagement campaign to...

Feb 13, 2014, 09:49 ET
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National Park Foundation Releases "I Heart Parks," A Free Online Guide To Romantic Getaways In Your National Parks

 In honor of Valentine's Day, the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, today released the fourth...

Feb 12, 2014, 09:30 ET
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National Park Foundation Awards $250,000 In Grants To Support Alternative Transportation Solutions In America's National Parks

 The National Park Foundation (NPF), the official charity of America's national parks, awarded $250,000 in grants to five national parks...