National Parks Conservation Association proudly connects our corporate partners to America’s 318 million annual park visitors along with our own network of supporters, which is nearly 1.4 million strong and growing.
By partnering with National Parks Conservation Association, your company will be associated with one of the world’s preeminent conservation organizations. You’ll also help ensure NPCA’s ability to connect with new audiences and develop champions for America’s national parks — ensuring their protection and restoration for generations to come.
Nearly nine-in-10 consumers want to support purpose-driven companies and are likely to make purchases from these companies.
National Parks Conservation Association is committed to working strategically with corporate prospects and partners to design authentically aligned, customized activations that speak to our partner’s corporate social responsibility goals. In an increasingly competitive business environment, National Parks Conservation Association delivers powerful and fully customizable partnership options that build brand equity, drive business objectives and engage key stakeholders — including consumers, employees and executives.
We have found NPCA to be a great collaborative and creative partner, which is exactly what this sort of project needs.
PARTNERSHIP & ACTIVATION OPPORTUNITIES
Cause-related marketing promotions:
Connect more deeply with customers and employees by supporting initiatives that are important to them. These promotions can come to life through a range of creative and high visibility activations – including on-pack/on-product and in-retail tied to larger marketing campaigns – that authentically support national park protection and empower a consumer base of national park stewards.
Gain visibility and show your support of conservation through sponsoring NPCA programs, community-based events, advocacy calls-to-action and galas. Your company’s support of NPCA’s work connects your brand with our more than 1.3 million members and supporters through co-branding, media, multi-faceted marketing campaigns and promotion and more.
Your business products can make a significant difference in supporting our national park protection and advocacy work. From food and beverage services for our signature events, to sustainable and reusable items for use by our volunteers and park visitors, to outdoor gear and apparel for community programs that engage younger and more diverse audiences in parks, to airfare, technology and expertise – the donation of in-kind services and goods supports NPCA’s ability to drive impact while raising awareness of your brand’s conservation efforts.
1% for the Planet:
NPCA is proud to be a 1% for the Planet nonprofit partner and we welcome environmentally-conscious business partners to engage with our national park protection work in a variety of customizable and scalable activations, including selecting NPCA as a recipient of 1% donations.
NPCA and the following corporate partners would like to show our gratitude to our members and supporters by offering the following benefits and savings with your NPCA membership:
Up to 20% off hotel stays in Travelodge locations nationwide (code listed on the back of your NPCA membership card!)
Free tours* at Limestone Branch Distillery in Lebanon, Kentucky (must be age 21+ to consume tastings)
A $500 rebate when you go solar with SunPower
*Please reach out to email@example.com for the booking code – or in the event you have any questions about these benefits/savings.
Nature Valley — a proud sponsor for over 10 years (NPCA’s longest standing partner!), contributing nearly $4 million in total — partners with NPCA to help protect and preserve, as well as raise awareness for ways to enjoy and give back to, our national parks.
Subaru, recognized for having the first automotive assembly plant in America designated as zero landfill, will share its best practices with the National Park Service to reduce landfill waste from the parks. In partnership with NPCA, the project will first be tested in three iconic national parks — Yosemite, Grand Teton and Denali — working toward a goal of significantly reducing waste going into landfills from all national parks.
Travelodge is energizing adventure with the National Parks Conservation Association. With a large footprint close to National Parks, Travelodge is driving awareness for the preservation of our nation’s favorite places while providing a basecamp for adventurers to refuel for the day to come. NPCA members receive up to 20% off their stay at any Travelodge and 5% is donated to NPCA!
NPCA has partnered with Thermos to raise awareness about the impact of plastic pollution on our parks and their ecosystems. Further, Thermos has committed to help NPCA phase out the use of disposable plastic bottles, by replacing them with reusable Thermos® brand hydration bottles, to help national park enthusiasts and advocates lessen their environmental footprint by decreasing waste from single-use bottles.
Breckenridge Brewery – in its mission to give back to its community and leave the world a better place – is partnering with NPCA through its Pints for Parks program. A portion of the proceeds from every single pint of Breckenridge Brewery beer poured across the U.S. will be donated to help NPCA protect America’s national parks and all they have to offer.
The Body Shop
The Body Shop is partnering with NPCA to expand beyond its international commitment to re-wilding and mitigating deforestation to support environmental efforts in the US. Following a successful holiday 2018 promotion, The Body Shop will now feature NPCA as one of its Love Your Body Club partners – where customers can turn reward vouchers into donations for NPCA. The Body Shop’s partnership with NPCA supports three core pillars impacting national parks: wildlife protection, clean water and sustainable energy.
Celebrating a spirit of discovery and the great outdoors, Pacifico is partnering with NPCA and three other nonprofits for Y2 of its Pacifico Preserves campaign. Purchases of Pacifico Clara Beer from September through November 2019 will support and raise awareness of the nonprofits’ efforts to protect parks, clean water, mountains and more.
Limestone Branch Distillery
Limestone Branch Distillery is partnering with NPCA to encourage consumers to help preserve and protect the national parks. From February to December 2020, sale of its Yellowstone Select Kentucky Straight Bourbon – created in 1872, the same year Yellowstone was designated as our first national park – will benefit NPCA’s work across the nation.
The parent company of Nature Valley, General Mills is stepping up to help their consumers access and clean up national parks. To celebrate National Park Week 2019, General Mills’ Convenience and Foodservice team is partnering with NPCA to encourage college students around the nation to visit national parks and participate in clean-up efforts. General Mills will donate to NPCA for every social media post using #NVFuelsParkCleanUp or #YourParksYourTurn up to $10,000.
Fireclay Tile, the first B-Corp Certified tile company, is partnering with NPCA to further its commitment to inspiring social and environmental change. Throughout 2019 Fireclay Tile will donate 1% of the purchase price of each glazed thin brick to support the protection and preservation of our national parks.
Avocado Mattress is doing its part to help save the planet. As members of 1% for the Planet, they’ve committed to donate 1% of its revenues to nonprofits like NPCA in an effort to address the interrelated issues of climate change, healthy food systems, land management, water resources, pollution and wildlife diversity.
By partnering with SunPower, NPCA is making it easier than ever for our members and supporters to go solar— supporting sustainable energy and our ongoing work to ensure our national parks have clean air and adequate funding!
Parks Project has a passion for the outdoors and works to promote, protect and preserve public lands, through support of organizations like NPCA – each collection of quality goods is made with purpose and helps fund a project in our parks through various nonprofits.
Beginning in January 2020, Pura Vida Bracelets will sell a “Protect Our Parks” bracelet with a percentage of proceeds benefitting NPCA. Pura Vida supports a multitude of nonprofits and causes, allowing consumers to proudly wear the causes they support – and we are thrilled to add support for national parks to this growing list.
Direct Checks Unlimited Sales, Inc.
Direct Checks Unlimited Sales, Inc. — These environmentally conscious checks are printed on recycled paper with vegetable-based inks and feature iconic park images. Show off your love of national parks with these checks and increase awareness of NPCA’s work in saving our national park resources for future generations.
Optoro — a tech company working with retailers and brands to help them eliminate supply chain waste — encourages employees to visit national parks through its “Perks for Parks” program by donating to NPCA for every visit.