Community Service Projects

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Alternative Spring Break Students from Boston University mulch trails on Schoolhouse Ridge South, March 2013.

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Group Service Projects
Service groups include: youth groups, Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts, colleges, universities, professional, non-profit, business, and special interest groups. Some of the potential projects include mulching trails, painting, restoring historic battlefields, picking up litter, and weeding gardens.

Alternative Spring Break Trips
Each year the park receives requests from various colleges for some of their students to spend their spring breaks at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. These alternative spring break programs are gaining momentum across the country. Harpers Ferry NHP has hosted students from Boston University, Canisius College, and Northeastern University. If interested in participating, please contact the park Volunteer Program Coordinator (contact information below).

We have service projects for almost every age group and skill level. Please contact us at least one month in advance, so we can plan ahead for your visit.

Email us
Mail: Volunteer Coordinator, Harpers Ferry NHP, P.O. Box 65, Harpers Ferry, WV, 25425.

Last updated: April 15, 2022

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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
National Park Service
PO Box 65

Harpers Ferry, WV 25425


304 535-6029

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