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Welcome to FRESPACE!

We are FRESPACE, that is FRiends of Edisto Beach State Park and the Edisto ACE Basin Environmental Learning Center (ELC). Founded in October 2002, we are a South Carolina corporation with tax exempt 501(c)(3) status.

Our purpose is to solicit volunteers and raise funds to support local educational and recreational projects for the public by enhancing the park systems, Environmental Learning Center, Ranger Station, and park grounds.

FRESPACE Announcements

Thank You from FRESPACE Trails Volunteering

FRESPACE Volunteers Help With Trail Clean Up

On November 18, 2023, nine members of FRESPACE participated in a trail clean-up in Edisto Beach State Park. The purpose...
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Environmental Learning Center Environmental Learning Center Event Events

Environmental Learning Center December Program Calendar

The Environmental Learning Center has posted their December 2023 schedule of events.  Lots of opportunities for learning more about Edisto...
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Edisto Beach State Park FRESPACE Donations Good News

Your FRESPACE donations at work!

FRESPACE purchased two beach wheel chairs for Park visitors!  Thank you for supporting FRESPACE!
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Edisto Beach State Park Environmental Learning Center Events Volunteering

Volunteer Projects in the State Park

Now that cooler weather is upon us, it is a good time for volunteer projects in the state park. Members...
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Dune Fencing Edisto Beach State Park FRESPACE Donations

Your FRESPACE Donations in Action

Your FRESPACE donations make improvements to the Park like this sand fencing and the beach mat.
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