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Over 2,000 students visit Kentucky State Parks through Inside Out Education Initiative

A transportation grant program sponsored by the Kentucky State Park Foundation has served more than 2,000 students with its latest round of grants to seven schools. The KSPF’s “Inside Out Education” initiative allows schools to seek the grant that allows students to learn about the environment, history or culture at a Kentucky State Park. During the last two years, the program has allowed 2,076...

Transportation grants from Kentucky State Parks Foundation support student trips

Students from six Kentucky schools are taking field trips to a Kentucky State Park thanks to a transportation grant from the Kentucky State Parks Foundation.   Elliott County students take a cave tour at Carter Caves State Resort Park. (Photo provided) The KSPF’s “Inside Out Education” initiative allows schools to seek the grants that allow students to learn about the environment, history...

Kentucky photographer and Hollywood wife shares her pics with state parks foundation

Natural Bridge State Park is one of the 49 helped by the work of the Kentucky State Park Foundation. (Photo from KSPF)   The Kentucky State Parks Foundation wants to give you a gift in October. Renew or begin a membership with the foundation and receive benefits and a special offer.   Making a gift to the foundation in October will mean postcards or note cards featuring photographs by Kentucky...