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  • Dam Buster

    Shenandoah National Park Trust welcomes Maureen Finnerty to our board of trustees. Maureen dedicated 31 years to the National Park Service before retiring in 2005 and brings a wealth of experience to the Trust. Among other accomplishments, Maureen helped establish the South Florida National Parks Trust and the Washington National Parks Fund, two successful sister-groups […]

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  • Why I give

    Living near the Everglades as a child was Janet Eden’s first exposure to national parks, and she has been a fan ever since. Yosemite, Rocky Mountain, Great Smokies and of course, Shenandoah, are among her favorite destinations.  In fact, her decision to move to Central Virginia in 2008 was based in part on its proximity […]

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  • No ordinary day in the park

    Ever since moving to Central Virginia about 6 years ago, Shenandoah National Park has been a very important place to me. I have spent many a warm day, cold day, and even night hiking trails. It has become a getaway when I am stressed as well as a place to enjoy the solitude and beauty […]

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