Eric Hansen is the Community and Educational Program Director for the Cape Cod Chapter of the American Lighthouse Foundation! His energy and passion for Race Point Lighthouse enhances our community and educational outreach initiatives.

Questions and requests regarding community or educational use of the Race Point Light Station property should be made to Eric Hansen.
Contact her at:
RPLCommunityEducationProgram@
racepointlighthouse.org

Community & Education


The Cape Cod Chapter of the American Lighthouse Foundation showcases Race Point Light Station to the public as part of our charter. Some of the highlights:
  • We provide education regarding Race Point Lighthouse and our Maritime heritage by keeping the property accessible to the public through a website, tours and overnight stays.
  • Developing and supporting educational programs and other activities throughout the year.

Some of whom we have helped:
  • Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts
  • Headlights for Lighthouses
  • Hospice and Palliative Care of Cape Cod
  • Children’s Family Services
  • Alzheimer's Services of Cape Cod and the Islands
  • Children’s Cove
  • Dream Day on Cape Cod
  • Cape Cod Children’s Place
  • Habitat For Humanity
  • Cape Cod Cares for Troops Avery Point
  • Avery Point Lighthouse Society
  • United States Lighthouse Society
  • Friends of Little River Lighthouse
  • Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse
  • Sandy Neck Lighthouse Restoration
  • Committee American Lighthouse Foundation
  • Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Angels of Hope
  • Dennis Conservation Trust
  • Heroes in Transition
  • Living Independently Forever
  • Truro Historical Society
  • Vets Fish Provincetown
  • Cape Cod Children’s Place
  • Dream Day Bluefish Tournament
And countless individuals who have gone above and beyond to help us, help the public.