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1Thing Charity of the Month: The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation

November’s 1Thing Charity of the Month: The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation

Peek inside Nature’s jewelry box… where vivid reds, sparkling yellows and deep greens shimmer in the waning autumn sunlight…

Blue Ridge Parkway

This is the Blue Ridge Parkway, America’s most-visited national park, where you’re invited to submerge in Nature’s idylls… and emerge with fresh ideals. The Parkway is a testament not only to the stunning powers of creation, but to the stewardship of those who care about our natural- and national- resources.

One group that’s always looked out for the Blue Ridge is the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation. And that’s why we’ve selected the BRPF as our Entercom 1Thing November Charity of the Month.  Even though the Parkway lies solely within the borders of North Carolina and Virginia, its spirit runs the length and breadth of the nation. It is a living laboratory for sustainability and renewal. It is 81,000 acres of diversity and eco-systems. It deserves protecting, nurturing and appreciating.

To learn more about the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, visit http://www.BRPFoundation.org

 

The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, under a cooperative agreement with the National Park Service and the U.S. Department of the Interior, is the primary private fundraising organization for the Blue Ridge Parkway.  As the primary fundraiser and trusted steward of the Blue Ridge Parkway, The Foundation is forever committed to preserving the past, enhancing the present, and safeguarding the future of America’s Favorite Journey®.

The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization, formed in 1997. We are proud to serve and support this extraordinary environment that connects the spirit of countless people through a twisting ribbon of mountain road. We are a strong defender of the Parkway, funding needed projects that enhance and protect the natural, cultural, historic, and recreational qualities that make the Blue Ridge Parkway an American treasure.