Mammoth Cave National Park receives $10,000 grant

MAMMOTH CAVE, Ky.- A $10,000 grant awarded to Mammoth Cave National Park will allow the attraction to cater to local students.

The National Park received the Every Kid Outdoors Grant from the National Park Foundation to provide environmental education opportunities to 1,800 4th graders this school year.

The grant will be used for a field trip and in-classroom learning activities that focus on educating students on geology, biology and how good environmental stewardship can positively affect the world around them.

The Every Kid Outdoors Program was established by Congress in 2019.