Become a Friend of American Beach to support the ongoing preservation of American Beach on Amelia Island near Fernandina Beach, FL

By becoming a member of Friends of American Beach, you are:

  • Embracing our history 
  • Assisting in the education and conservation of our environmental landmarks, such as Nana Dunes and the precious gopher tortoises and sea turtles
  • Becoming a part of the American Beach tradition of family, friends, and community
  • Creating a brighter tomorrow by securing the future for American Beach

Friends of American Beach memberships

  • Student $25
    (ages 16-22 enrolled in high school or secondary education program)
  • Individual $100
  • Small Business $500
  • Corporations $1,000
    (up to 499 employees)
  • Corporations $1,500
    (500+ employees)

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

Please choose an option below to begin your membership


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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