Creating Possibilities Through Partnerships

The national parks and the programs of the National Park Service were built on partnerships. Learn more about how to partner with us, how we support communities and how we receive support from communities.

We are excited to enter our second century with your support. Imagine the possibilities we can create through partnerships!

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In The Beginning

Parks and philanthropy have been intertwined since the early 1900s, even before the establishment of the National Park Service

Grand Teton National Park

Supporting your National Parks

National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis signed Director’s Order #21 on Donations and Philanthropic Partnerships.

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Congratulations to the Winners!

Find out how the Power of Partnerships are played out in parks and programs nationwide

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Partnering to Preserve Legacies

The National Park Service and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc join to protect the legacy of Col. Charles Young and Carter G. Woodson.