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Apr 30, 2015, 07:02 ET
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National Park Foundation Announces the 2014 "Share the Experience" Photo Contest Winners

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

Apr 29, 2015, 11:02 ET
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David Rubenstein To Donate $5.37 Million To The National Park Foundation To Restore U.S. Marine Corps 'Iwo Jima' Memorial

 Today a $5.37 million gift commemorates the bravery of U.S. Marines who gave their lives to defend freedom, and honors the continued...

Apr 27, 2015, 12:46 ET
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National Park Foundation and Disney to Connect 500,000 Kids with National Park Experiences by 2017

 Today, the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, announced a three-year collaboration with Disney to get...

Apr 16, 2015, 09:09 ET
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Find Your Park During National Park Week

 From April 18 through 26, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation will host National Park Week. This year's theme, "Find...

Apr 15, 2015, 09:07 ET
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Collaborative Production Company, hitRECord, Celebrates #FindYourPark With Innovative Digital Content

The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation today announced a partnership with hitRECord, a collaborative online production company...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:02 ET
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National Park Service And National Park Foundation Launch Find Your Park Virtual View Tour, Connecting People With Parks Across The Country

 In advance of next year's National Park Service Centennial, the Park Service and the National Park Foundation today kicked off a nationwide...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:02 ET

El Servicio de Parques Nacionales y la Fundación de Parques Nacionales Lanzan el Tour Virtual de "Encuentra tu Parque" Conectando Personas con Parques a Través del País.

 En preparacion al centenario el proximo año, el Servicio de Parques Nacionales (National Park Service)  y la Fundación de...

Mar 30, 2015, 10:01 ET
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National Park Service And National Park Foundation Launch #FindYourPark, Encouraging People To Connect With And Celebrate Our National Parks And Public Lands

The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation today announced the launch of Find Your Park, a public awareness and education campaign...

Feb 19, 2015, 14:28 ET
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President Obama Announces Effort To Welcome 4 Million Kids In Parks With "Every Kid In A Park"

Today, President Obama will announce "Every Kid in a Park," a new initiative geared toward introducing America's youth and their families to public...

Feb 19, 2015, 09:06 ET
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Nearly $8 Million Donated To National Park Foundation In Support Of Pullman National Monument

Pullman National Monument, which is set to become Chicago's first National Park Service site later today, already has nearly $8 million in support...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:32 ET
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15 Winter Wonderlands In Your National Parks

The National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, released "Winter Wonderlands," the sixth special edition in its...

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...