The Friends of Maryland State Parks Foundation (FOMSP) is a statewide non-profit, independent, non-partisan, all-volunteer 501 (c) 3 organization founded in 1997.
Our Foundation’s purpose is to engage citizens to do our part to promote programs that enhance exposure to and enjoyment of Maryland’s State Parks.
•Health & Wellness for children & families: promote health & wellness.
•Environmental Education & Appreciation: promote learning about the natural world, our connections w/ it, and encouraging environmental “stewardship”.
•Cultural and Historical Preservation & Restoration: preserve Maryland's cultural resources.
•Natural Resource Conservation conserve Maryland’s natural resources.
• Economic Development that support local economies: throughout Maryland through programs in the above areas.