About the Foundation

The Falls of the Ohio Foundation supports the natural, cultural and historic resources of the Falls of the Ohio Area, including helping the State Park create and maintain a great exhibit and program experience. As a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization, the Foundation is privately funded through the generosity of its members, individuals, charitable foundations, corporations, and volunteers. The Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and two staff members. The Falls of the Ohio Foundation history dates back to 1987.

Our Mission

The Falls of the Ohio Foundation is a collaborative force focused on elevating the awareness, recognition and legacy of the Falls of the Ohio area.

 Our Vision

Visionary stewards of the world famous natural, cultural, and historical resources of the Falls of the Ohio area.

Donations to the Falls of the Ohio Foundation are tax-deductible. We accept gifts of cash, check, and stocks or you can make a gift using a credit card through the Donate button on this secure website. For more information, call (812) 283-4999 or reach us by e-mail.



Interested in volunteer opportunities? The Falls of the Ohio State Park and Foundation offer many opportunities to get involved. Learn more or call 812-280-9970.

Public Reports and Policies

Click the following link to see the Foundation’s public reports and policies.

Members and Community Partners

Individual members and Community Partners help the Falls of the Ohio Foundation elevate this landscape and preserve it for future generations, educate our community on its significance, and activate it in ways that connect us to the stories of our past. From the Foundation, thank you to our members and the Community Partners who support our work. Click here for more information on Becoming a Member or a Community Partner.

A Special Thanks to our 2024 Community Partners!