Support Parks

Ways to Give

Step Up and Make a Difference for Our Parks

America’s national parks were established through the efforts of private citizens who wanted to protect the places they loved -- places they knew would matter long into the future. Today, the National Park Foundation carries on that noble tradition as the only national charitable organization directly supporting America’s national parks.

Ways to Give

There are so many ways you can support our national parks. Choose the one that's right
for you.

Give Now

Make a tax-deductible, online contribution right now. Or, you can download our gift donation form if you prefer to donate by mail.

Renew Your Support

Once you've become a donor, renew your support by giving to our annual fund. In doing so, you will provide a source of much needed support to our national parks. Renew online today.

NEW: Become a Paperless Member

Join the National Park Foundation's paperless membership and we pledge never to send you any paper mail... EVER!*
*As long as your paperless membership remains active and unless requested by you or required by law.

Monthly Giving

Make a monthly donation to the National Park Foundation and support your parks all year long. With your monthly gift you will provide a steady stream of assistance to our national parks and provide valuable protection to our environment -- saving valuable resources. Contributions are charged to your credit card once every month. Enroll now.

Join the Stewardship Circle

With a contribution of $1,000 or more annually, you will join the National Park Foundation's Stewardship Circle. Through their generous support, members of the Stewardship Circle embrace a bold vision – to see that our national parks are protected forever, safeguarding our heritage and inspiring generations of national park enthusiasts. Join now or learn more »

Gift to Honor and Remember

Make a gift to our national parks in memory of someone special, or to celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday, wedding or holiday. Give a gift now and learn more »

Employer & Workplace Giving

You can maximize the impact your donation has on critical national park efforts when you take advantage of employer matching gift programs or sign up for workplace giving.
Learn more »

Planned Giving – Legacy & Estate Gifts

Did you know there are creative ways to support the National Park Foundation that cost you nothing right now? Whether you are interested in a simple gift through your retirement or life insurance plan, a traditional bequest through your will or trust, or perhaps a gift that pays you back like a charitable gift annuity—there are many ways to make a legacy gift. Click here to explore how you can include us in your estate plans and make the gift of a lifetime.

Travel with NPF

The National Park Foundation hosts special day excursions, hikes and trips for our donors all across the country. Learn more about upcoming donor activities and events »

Tax Identification

The National Park Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization.  All gifts to the National Park Foundation are considered tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. For a copy of our IRS designation letter, please contact [email protected]
National Park Foundation Tax Identification number is: 52-1086761.

Contact and Learn More

Let the National Park Foundation staff help you in supporting America's national parks.

Donor Services
Phone: 202-796-2501
Email: [email protected]

From time to time, the National Park Foundation accepts donations to benefit a particular national park site. However, unless specified by NPF, all gifts under $250 will support projects in national parks that promote our core areas of grant making: conservation and sustainability; education; health and recreation; and critical needs and priority projects. To learn more about making a gift to the National Park Foundation and our core areas of support, please contact Donor Services at [email protected].