The Stewart L. Udall Parks in Focus Program

Who We Are - Partners

Parks in Focus® relies on our partner organizations to help us connect youth to nature through photography. If you would like to partner with Parks in Focus®, contact Ernesto Somoza at or (520) 901-8566.

Western National Parks Association

The Western National Parks Association is the official nonprofit partner of Parks in Focus®. Since 1938, WNPA has been working to connect new generations to parks in meaningful ways. Today, WNPA supports nearly 70 parks across the West, developing products, services, and programs to enrich the visitor experience.
Western National Parks Association

WNPA conducts fundraising activities and provides financial and logistical support to help the Udall Foundation engage new generations with our National Parks and other public lands. Contributions to Parks in Focus® may be made to WNPA. > MORE

Youth-Serving Organizations
We work with Boys & Girls Clubs, YMCAs, Big Brothers Big Sisters, schools, and other organizations that reach underserved youth.
Public Land Agencies & Support Organizations
City, county, state, and federal public lands are used as the primary backdrop of most Parks in Focus® outings.
Arts, Environmental & Educational Organizations
Art galleries as well as other arts, environmental, and educational organizations help us further the Parks in Focus® mission.

Partners By State

Adam Schallau Photography
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale
Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley
Boys and Girls Clubs of Tucson
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tucson
Grand Canyon National Park
Pima County Natural Resources, Parks & Recreation
Saguaro National Park
Talent Search TRiO of Northern Arizona University
Western National Parks Association
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula
YMCA of Silicon Valley
Yosemite National Park
Yosemite Conservancy
Ansel Adams Gallery
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Newaygo County
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Flint
TrueNorth Community Services
Genesee County Parks
Michigan State Parks
North Country National Scenic Trail
North Country Trail Association
Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore
University Outreach, University of Michigan-Flint
Boys & Girls Clubs of Missoula County
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Flathead Reservation and Lake County
The Glacier Institute
Glacier National Park
Glacier National Park Conservancy
Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma
Cole Community Impact Organization
Positive Tomorrows
Myriad Botanical Gardens
Oklahoma City Museum of Art