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Dec 02, 2014, 10:08 ET
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President Obama and First Family to Light the National Christmas Tree December 4 from President's Park

The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation are excited to announce that President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and...

Nov 26, 2014, 13:22 ET
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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson to Co-Host the 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting

Today, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation announced that actor and producer Tom Hanks and singer-songwriter, actress, and...

Nov 21, 2014, 10:08 ET
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National Park Service and National Park Foundation Announce Fifth Harmony, Patti LaBelle, Nico & Vinz, and The Tenors to Perform at the 92nd Annual National Christmas Tree Lighting

 Today, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation announced that pop phenomenon Fifth Harmony, Grammy-winning legend Patti...

Nov 20, 2014, 14:05 ET
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National Park Foundation And Subaru Invite You To "Share the Love" For Your National Parks

 The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, and Subaru are giving people across the country the...

Nov 20, 2014, 12:12 ET
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National Park Foundation Partners With Google's Made With Code On The 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting

Today, the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, announced its partnership with Google in...

Oct 08, 2014, 11:08 ET
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2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting Will Be December 4

The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation are excited to announce the date for the 92nd annual National Christmas Tree Lighting on...

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...