Our Impact

Supporting Parks

All proceeds from your purchases at America’s National Parks™ stores support education and preservation at the National Park Service sites where we operate. For over 70 years, America’s National Parks™ and our parent company, Eastern National, have given back more than $156 million to parks. These funds create meaningful, enjoyable experiences that inspire visitors to enjoy and protect national parks for future generations. Check out some examples of our funds at work below!

EN Grant Helps Expand Obed WSR Dark Sky Park Initiatives

EN Grant Helps Expand Obed WSR Dark Sky Park Initiatives

A grant from Eastern National helped Obed Wild & Scenic River develop two new interpretive wayside exhibits that enhance the park’s Dark Sky Initiatives. Obed was recently designated an International Dark Sky Park by the International Dark Sky...

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EN Grant Helps Fund Inaugural Cane River Fall Fest

EN Grant Helps Fund Inaugural Cane River Fall Fest

A grant from Eastern National helped fund the first-ever Cane River Fall Fest, hosted by Cane River Creole National Historical Park and Cane River National Heritage Area, Inc., on October 27, 2018 at Oakland Plantation. Attendance at the festival topped 525 people—the...

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EN Funds Help Return Sword to Pea Ridge

EN Funds Help Return Sword to Pea Ridge

A sword that once belonged to Civil War General Samuel R. Curtis is now part of the museum collection at Pea Ridge National Military Park thanks to funding from Eastern National. Read on to learn how Chief of Interpretation Troy Banzhaf leveraged the park’s...

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Funds at Work


 

Since our founding, we have provided more $156 million dollars in aid to parks to create meaningful experiences for visitors to our partner parks. Find out how your purchases help create experiences that matter in America’s national parks.

Philanthropy


 

Our philanthropic branch, America’s National Parks™ Forever, strengthens our ability to support preservation and education in your favorite national parks, starting with our first Friends Group, Outer Banks Forever.

Shop to Support


 

Visit the America’s National Parks™ Online Store, where your purchases support America’s national parks.