Hundreds of Buddy Bison students from Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Virginia canoe on the Anacostia River. (Photo courtesy of Wayne Hill)
Hundreds of children from Marietta, Georgia enjoy an American park experience at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.
The Ivanpah Desert Tortoise Research Facility was formally transferred to the NPS as part of the Mojave National Preserve, CA.
NPT completed the acquisition of more than 30 acres of privately owned land that will benefit Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Indiana
Nearly 450,000 kids, parents, and teachers celebrated the 4th annual Kids to Parks Day on Saturday, May 17 including these students at Constitution Gardens in Washington, D.C.
Shop today, but save $20 for #GivingTuesday
Are you planning on shopping on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday? Consider participating in Giving Tuesday this year and do more with your wallet than just shop – consider donating to National Park Trust (NPT) so we can preserve parklands and engage children and their families with our national treasures.
We have set a goal to raise $2,013 on #GivingTuesday and are looking for one hundred $20 donations and one lucky $13 donation. Just $20 can provide transportation for 2 children to enjoy a park and create memories that will be treasured forever!Donate here.
Please be sure to like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter so you can be part of the movement. We’ll be posting inspirational quotes, make-you-sniffle-out-of-joy stories of lives that have been touched by NPT’s programs and other fun ways you can support National Park Trust on #GivingTuesday.
Stay tuned and until then have a Happy Thanksgiving.
Grace Lee Executive Director
National Park Trust
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