In 1994, the National Amusement Park Historical Association began the NAPHA Heritage Fund to provide financial assistance to organizations working to preserve industry history.
To raise funds, NAPHA solicits monetary donations and donations of artifacts from our members and the amusement industry. Auctions are held at NAPHA membership gatherings, with the accumulated funds awarded to deserving organizations on an annual basis.
NAPHA is always looking for worthy recipients of Heritage Fund Grants. Recipients must be non-profit entities working to preserve the history of the amusement park industry. If you know of any potential recipients, please let us know!
Since the award was initiated, fifty-four grants have been made totaling over $50,000: