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CORRECTING and REPLACING Wells Fargo Donates $250,000 to National Park Foundation

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Donation supports mission to protect national parks, connect people to them, and inspire a new generation of Americans to enjoy nature and lead an active lifestyle

In recognition of the 100 [th] anniversary of the National Park Service, Wells Fargo today announced a $250,000 donation to the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, continuing its tradition of support for national parks which can be traced back to the 1860s.

Wells Fargo’s grant will support the Foundation’s mission to protect America’s parks and connect youth and families to them, inspiring a new generation of Americans to enjoy the natural, historical, and cultural wonders of our national parks, as well as to develop an appreciation for conservation and active lifestyles.

“It is because of supporters like Wells Fargo that we are able to help more people discover their unique connections to our incredibly diverse National Park System,” said Stefanie Mathew, vice president of corporate partnerships at the National Park Foundation. “As we kick off the next century of the National Park Service’s critical work, we couldn’t be more pleased to have Wells Fargo’s support.”

The National Park Service hosted a record 307 million visitors in 2015 and recently celebrated the addition of its 411 [th] national park. In addition to preserving the moments, landscapes, places, and stories that make up America’s diverse history, national parks create local jobs, encourage active lifestyles, and protect...