New Eastern National Store Opens at Blue Ridge Parkway’s Doughton Park Visitor Center A special event to commemorate the opening of the Doughton Park Visitor Center and Park Store in the historic service station located at Milepost 241.1 on the Blue Ridge Parkway was held on June 23, 2017. Community leaders and partners joined the..
Eastern National Celebrates 70-Year Anniversary Eastern National marked 70 years of support to America’s national parks and other public trust partners on May 6, 2017. As EN marks this milestone, we are proud to recognize and celebrate its beginnings. EN’s beginnings were in May 1947 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, at a meeting of park historians, who..
2016 Annual Report Now Available Online Eastern National’s 2016 annual report is now posted online and is available to view here. This report provides an illustrated narrative of the many different ways that our activities and donations have assisted the National Park Service and the other partners we serve in fiscal year 2016. Eastern..
Eastern National Announces 2016 Award Winners Eastern National is proud to announce the winners of its annual awards for 2016. The awards program was designed to acknowledge outstanding individual achievements and contributions that have had a positive impact on an EN operation or an individual park, thus furthering and promoting EN’s unique relationship with its..
Stacy Madalena Selected as New Assistant Director of Retail for EN Eastern National is pleased to announce that Stacy Madalena has been selected as assistant director of retail, effective January 7, 2017. This new position was created to assist Eastern National in realizing two of the organization’s strategic goals: increasing field support and strengthening relationships..
New Eastern National Store at Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument Opens On December 1, 2016, Eastern National opened a new sales outlet at Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument. Designated a new national monument by President Obama on April 12, 2016, the monument protects the iconic house that has served as the headquarters for the National..
Passport To Your National Parks 2017 Photo Contest Winners Announced Eastern National is proud to announce the 2017 winners of the annual Passport To Your National Parks® photo contest. The contest is open to National Park Service employees and Volunteers-In-Parks (VIPs). Ten photographs of national parks are selected and featured on the Passport To Your..
Eastern National Announces Changes to Board of Directors Eastern National’s Board of Directors elected a new member to the board during its October board meeting. Harvey C. Perry, II, was elected for a six year term effective October 19, 2016. “We are delighted that Harvey has joined Eastern National’s Board of Directors,” said Chief Executive..
Presenting a Roll Call of 2016 Eastern National Publications … Keeping National Park Visitors “ENformed” and “ENgaged” For fiscal year 2016, a selection of new publications have been produced by Eastern National. These include updates to the popular Civil War Series of books, new America’s National Parks Press history books, and a National Park Service..
Ribbon-Cutting Event Held for New EN Waite & Peirce Store at Salem Maritime NHS It was a banner day on July 14, 2016 for all to enjoy the grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Eastern National Waite & Peirce store at Salem Maritime National Historic Site. Named for Aaron Waite and Jerathmiel Peirce,..