American Battlefield Trust’s School Field Trip Fund Surpasses 20,000-Student Milestone

Washington, D.C. — In just four short years, the American Battlefield Trust’s Field Trip Fund has helped 20,000 school students experience history at the battlefields and historic sites where our nation was forged. Thanks to this innovative educational program, students have had the opportunity to travel to some of the most famous places in American history, including Antietam, Chattanooga, … More »

Civil War Trust 2017 Battlefield Preservation Accomplishments

(Washington, D.C.) – The Civil War Trust, America’s premier nonprofit battlefield preservation organization, achieved steady gains in 2017, continuing its aggressive pace of conserving historic lands. Thanks to the generosity of individual donors, coupled with strategic partnerships with government officials and nonprofit groups across the country, the Trust protected 2,474 battlefield acres in … More »