APVA Preservation Virginia
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Eastern National is a cooperating association that promotes the public's understanding and support of America's national parks and other public trusts. Eastern National currently operates educational retail outlets in 30 states, from Maine to the Caribbean. All of the products, programs and publications offered to visitors have a strong educational value and assist the educational programs of the Service. The profits from their activity is donated to the National Park Service and their other partners to further support interpretive and education programs in the parks. Since 1947, Eastern National has donated over $89 million to the National Park Service. At Colonial NHP, Easter National operates the Jamestown glasshouse, a fascinating demonstration of colonial glassmaking, as well as a museum store at the park’s Yorktown Battlefield unit.
Friends of the National Park Service for Green Spring
Greater Williamsburg Chamber and Tourism Alliance
The Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance is an organization of more than 1,000 members, who represent small businesses, large businesses, government and educational institutions and non-profit organizations in the Historic Triangle (City of Williamsburg, and the counties of James City and York) to encourage the growth of existing and new businesses; coordinate the efforts of those involved in commerce, industry or professions; promote the area as a year-round travel destination; and support all activities believed to be beneficial to the area
Did You Know?
The botanical sassafras is a deciduous tree in the family Lauraceae, native to eastern North America and eastern Asia. In the 17th century it was worth its weight in gold as a medicinal plant and was an early Jamestown export. Sassafras has been used in the manufacture of Root Beer.