Voyageurs National Park Association Receives NPS Midwest Region Director's Partnership Champion Award

Voyageurs National Park Association Recipient of the 2016 Midwest Region Champion Award Voyageurs National Park Association is excited to announce that they have been chosen for a 2016 NPS Midwest Region Director's Partnership Champion Award. This award recognizes the outstanding achievements carried out by national park partners nationwide.

"Their commitment to youth and visitor outreach and their passion for preservation has been a catalyst for exciting initiatives at Voyageurs National Park. Through their Landmark Grant, Land Preservation Initiative, and National Park Teen Ambassador program, VNPA has engaged teens in transformational outdoor experiences, enabled critically important wetland restoration, and increased visitor engagement opportunities through the expansion of programming and visitor center staffing."

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Regional Director Cameron Sholly stated, “You exemplify the best in partnerships and your dedicated work has had a positive impact on the park and its surrounding communities. I appreciate your accomplishments and recognize your work with this 2016 Midwest Partnership Award.”

The award will be presented to Christina Hausman, Executive Director of Voyageurs National Park Association during the Community Welcome Reception for Park Superintendent Bob DeGross. The Reception will be held at the Ranier Community Building on Friday, January 27, 2017 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm.

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Thank you to our members, partners, and volunteers who make this possible!