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The power of noble deeds is to be preserved and passed on to the future.

Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain


Like you, we’re passionate about this hallowed ground. 

And like Chamberlain, Gettysburg Foundation wants to ensure that we preserve the battlefield for future generations.

Working with the National Park Service, friends and supporters like you, we help preserve the battlefield, its monuments and artifacts while upholding the lessons of courage and devotion they inspire.

Thanks to you, we can keep the history alive.

We can preserve the memory and pass it on for generations to come.


Join the Friends

Join the Friends of Gettysburg. Our Friends' volunteer efforts and donations support the Foundation and the National Park Service in maintaining our mission of battlefield preservation and education.

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Thank you for taking a moment to nominate the Gettysburg Foundation for a 2023 Top-Rated Award to gain exposure and online promotion.

We invite our Friends of Gettysburg, volunteers, donors and supporters to share your stories to help us meet our goals and reach more people. Your review and rating helps others learn about our partnership with the National Park Service at Gettysburg and our mission of preservation and education.

Project Specific Donations

Donate to the George Spangler Farm Project

Help us maintain the best surviving example of a corps-level Civil War field hospital. From the stone farmhouse to the Pennsylvania bank barn to the summer kitchen, your contributions help keep alive the story of the George Spangler family and the doctors and caregivers who desperately fought to save the lives of soldiers from both sides of the Battle.

Friends of Gettysburg

Join us in preserving the battlefield through Friends of Gettysburg preservation projects and receive exclusive benefits.