Support Your Park
Image courtesy of the Appomattox 1865 Foundation
There are many ways to support Appomattox Court House NHP. Some may chose to volunteer their time and become a Volunteer In Parks (VIP), or purchase items from the park's bookstore which generates funds for programs in the park. As of the spring of 2012 there is yet another way. Become a friend of the park by joining or contributing to the Appomattox 1865 Foundation. This recently formed Friends Group is an authorized partner of the park.
The foundation's objects are:
Many levels of membership are available including: individual, couples, family, organizations, and corporate. All levels of membership receive these benefits:
If you would like to become a "friend" or to learn more about the organization, please e-mail Appomattox 1865 Foundation (email@example.com) or call 434-664-7259.
The Appomattox 1865 Foundation is a Federal 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Your membership or donation is tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by current tax law.
Did You Know?
Two battles were fought here before the surrender. On April 8th, Union cavalry attacked Confederate artillery at Appomattox Station. The next morning, Confederate troops attempted to break out, but were halted by Union infantry and cavalry in the battle of Appomattox Court House.