Apple to donate to U.S. National Park Foundation for all Apple Pay purchases made from August 23-29

Apple Pay National Parks Donation August
Apple Pay National Parks Donation August (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • Apple has launched a new promotion with the National Park Foundation.
  • From August 23-29, Apple will make a donation to U.S. national parks.
  • The donation will occur for Apple Pay purchases at an Apple Store,, and the Apple Store app.

Earlier today, Apple announced a new promotion with the National Park Foundation. With the new promotion, Apple has committed to making an unspecified donation to the nonprofit organization for all Apple Pay purchases made at an Apple Store,, and the Apple Store app from August 23-29.

We're celebrating our national parks with a donation for each Apple Pay purchase at an Apple Store, on, or through the Apple Store app in the U.S. from August 23-29.

The promotion, understandably, is limited to Apple Pay purchases made inside the United States. The company has also specified that it will be limited to the first 100,000 transactions and that purchases will need to be at least $10.

Purchase must be made on, through the Apple Store app, or at an Apple Store in the U.S. Limited to the first 100,000 transactions. Subject to $10 minimum purchase. Promotion ends August 29.

Apple Pay Webpage

Apple Pay Webpage (Image credit: Apple)

The promotion isn't the only thing going on in the month of August to celebrate national parks in the country. On August 28, the company will also launch another Apple Watch Activity Challenge.

Let's take a day to appreciate the beauty of national parks all over the world. On August 28, earn this award by recording a hike, walk, run, or wheelchair workout of a mile (1.6 km) or more with any app that adds workouts to Health.

If you'd like to double dip, buy an Apple Watch Series 6 or Apple Watch SE and then complete the Activity Challenge! National parks on national parks.

Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.