Trust for the National Mall

Washington, DC   |  www.nationalmall.org

Mission

AS THE LEADING NONPROFIT, NONPARTISAN PHILANTHROPIC PARTNER OF THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE DEDICATED TO RESTORING, ENRICHING AND PRESERVING THE NATIONAL MALL, THE TRUST BRINGS EXPERTISE, PRIVATE FUNDING AND IN-KIND SUPPORT TO TIME-SENSITIVE RESTORATION AND SUSTAINABILITY PROJECTS, MOBILIZES VOLUNTEERS AND PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ENSURE THAT THE NATIONAL MALL ENDURES AND EVOLVES AS A VIBRANT SPACE FOR ALL. WITH OVER 36 MILLION VISITS ANNUALLY TO THE NATIONAL MALL, COMBINED WITH AGING INFRASTRUCTURE AND THE NEED FOR BETTER VISITOR AMENITIES THROUGHOUT THE PARK, THE TRUST IS HELPING THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE TACKLE THE MORE THAN $800 MILLION NEEDED FOR CRITICAL REPAIRS AND MODERNIZED IMPROVEMENTS.

Ruling year info

2002

President & CEO

Ms. Catherine Townsend

Main address

1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Suite 370

Washington, DC 20004 USA

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EIN

30-0080738

NTEE code info

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (W12)

Environmental Quality, Protection, and Beautification N.E.C. (C99)

Arts, Cultural Organizations - Multipurpose (A20)

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RESTORATION AND SUSTAINABILITY

ACTIVITIES TO BRING PRIVATE FUNDING AND IN-KIND SUPPORT, EXPERTISE AND ACTIVE PROJECT MANAGEMENT TO SELECT MONUMENTS, MEMORIALS, HISTORIC FACILITIES AND LANDSCAPES ON THE NATIONAL MALL. IN 2019, THE TRUST CONTINUED WORK ON THE GEORGE MASON MEMORIAL, THE LOCKKEEPER’S HOUSE, THE GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP GARDEN, THE TIDAL BASIN IDEAS LAB, THE CHERRY TREE ENDOWMENT, AND THE U.S. PARK POLICE HORSE STABLES RESTORATION PROJECT. ACTIVITIES ALSO INCLUDED A SITE ON THE GROUNDS OF PRESIDENT’S PARK.

Population(s) Served

CONSISTS OF PARTNERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES TO CONNECT VISITORS TO THE NATIONAL MALL’S RICH HISTORY, DEVELOPING ENGAGING PROGRAMS, VOLUNTEER INITIATIVES, AND EVENTS THAT WILL EDUCATE AND INSPIRE CURRENT AND FUTURE STEWARDS OF THE NATIONAL MALL. IN 2019, THE TRUST BEGAN DEVELOPMENT TO ENHANCE THE VOLUNTEER-IN-PARKS PROGRAM AND DESIGNED A PILOT EDUCATIONAL ENGAGMENT PROGRAM TITLED, MARCH ON: THE ROLE OF FREE SPEECH ON THE NATIONAL MALL.

Population(s) Served

CONSISTS OF DIRECT ACTIVITIES WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE TO COLLABORATE AND COORDINATE INITIATIVES THAT BENEFIT OUR PARTNERSHIP, INCLUDING THE REGULAR CONVENING AND NETWORKING OF OTHER NON-PROFIT PARTNERS SUPPORTING SITES ON AND ADJACENT TO THE NATIONAL MALL. IN 2019, THE TRUST PARTICIPATED IN CONVENINGS WITH PARK LEADERS NATIONALLY, SERVED ON A NATIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEE, COORDINATED BRIEFINGS AND PLANNING SESSIONS WITH AND FOR OUR PARTNER AT THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE, AND CONVENED LOCAL PARTNERS SUPPORTING THE NATIONAL MALL BY CONTINUING OUR THREE TIMES A YEAR PLANNING AND NETWORKING MEETINGS.

Population(s) Served

CONSISTS OF ACTIVITIES TO EDUCATE FEDERAL AND LOCAL OFFICIALS ABOUT THE NEEDS OF THE NATIONAL MALL, ENGAGE IN SPECIAL EVENTS AND MONITOR LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITIES.

Population(s) Served

CONSISTS OF ACTIVITIES AND FUNDING TO SUPPORT THE VOLUNTEERS IN PARKS (VIP) PROGRAM OF THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AND COORDINATE THE TRUST SERVICE DAY PROGRAM.

Population(s) Served

Where we work

Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award 2009

Urban Land Institute

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Financials

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Trust for the National Mall

Board of directors
as of 11/06/2020
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Mr. John Akridge

Akridge

Term: 2007 -

John Akridge

Akridge

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Boyden Gray & Associates

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Barbaralee Diamondstein-Spielvogel

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John Seydel

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Craig Stapleton

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Catherine Townsend

Trust for the National Mall