The most successful National Parks are supporting by an active nonprofit Friends Group and or a dedicated cooperative association that work in partnership with the National Park Service to advance the mission of a specific park unit. Until January of 2008, Assateague Island National Seashore lacked a dedicated partnering organization with the sole purpose of encouraging the interpretive, educational, scientific, and management objectives of the National Seashore.
The Foster A Horse Program was crated in an effort to preserve one of America's most loved wildlife treasures. To learn more about the program, please click here!
Funds donated to this program will help to maintain a healthy horse population and preserve their naturally social behaviors. To learn more about the program, please click here!