Next Generation

We envision a future with resilient ecosystems and dedicate ourselves to capturing the hearts and the minds of today’s youth. The Trust funds a spectrum of youth education programs, from elementary school-aged initiatives through post-college internships.

Supporting Natural and Cultural Resources

The Natural and Cultural Resources Volunteer Coordinator is funded to be the project facilitator in the Park’s Natural and Cultural Resources Division. This position allowed the public to continue to…

Play, Learn, Serve

SNP Trust supports the Education Program operation at Shenandoah National Park to provide a broad range of recreational, educational, and service-learning experiences in Shenandoah National Park for youth through adult…

Internships at Shenandoah

Anyone who has worked with or managed interns knows it is an investment of time and resources. But, if the internship is well-structured and the interns are dedicated and capable,…

Youth Conservation Corps

Our partnerships began as we grew funding for Shenandoah’s Youth Corps. More recently, our partnership with the Appalachian Conservation Corps (ACC) has expanded into park internship opportunities. In partnership with…


Partnered with Groundwork from Richmond, VA, we offered youth from around the country to immersive summer camp experiences in Shenandoah National Park.

Step Up to the Great Outdoors

A Partnership w/ Boys and Girls Club, Big Brothers Big Sisters, YMCAs of Virginia Our partnerships with these outstanding youth organizations sparked the creation of our ” Step Up to…

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