Buddy Bison and NPT celebrated the National Park Service's Centennial Birthday at Fort McHenry with local students and volunteers!
In partnership with NIPSCO, NPT has acquired 30 acres of land surrounding the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center. The land will be donated to NPS this September. Read More.
We celebrated the Centennial of the National Park Service on August 25th, think about why parks are important to you. Read what Cheyenne Roundtree from Beacon Heights Elementary, one of our Buddy Bison Schools, shared with the White House yesterday.
The Ivanpah Desert Tortoise Research Facility at Mojave National Preserve (a partnership between Chevron, NPS, and NPT) released 48 desert tortoise hatchlings into the wild as part of its “head-start" program earlier this year. (Photo courtesy of Jacob Daly.)
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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