We need your support to continue our efforts to protect and preserves American Beach on Amelia Island near Fernandina Beach, FL

Friends of American Beach needs the commitment and contribution of our ‘Friends’ to promote, preserve, educate and improve the quality of life and protect our historic site’s environment. 

Through your generosity, we can to ensure the legacy of our history, land, and natural resources of our unique community.

Click the button below to donate. Thank you for your support!


Please make checks, corporate matches, and other donations payable to:

Friend of American Beach, Inc. 501(c)(3)
P.O. BOX 16552
Fernandina Beach, FL 32035

Friend of American Beach is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible.


Step Into Wellness at American Beach -FUN WALK! Saturday morning, February 3, 2024. Click here to download PDF registration form.

The Nassau County Council on Aging (NCCOA) has partnered with the Friends of American Beach Healthy Heart Committee to bring a wellness class to the south end of Amelia Island.  A Zumba Gold class will be held at the American Beach Community Center, 1600 Julia Street on Tuesday afternoons from 3:00 – 4:00 PM through Tuesday, March 26th. The class is open to all.  Come on guys and join the ladies for a great workout.  The class is taught by certified instructor Stacey “Sparkle” Vinson.  Sparkle also teaches several wellness and fitness classes at NCCOA’s Fernandina Beach Senior Life Center, 1901 Island Way.  Classes are free for NCCOA members and $5.00 for nonmembers.  For additional information contact, NCCOA at 904-261-0701.


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