NRPA Press Kit - Online Press Room

This page serves as a resource for press representatives interested in learning more about NRPA. For information and press inquiries, please contact a member of the communications team.

NRPA Backgrounder
Parks and Recreation Fact Sheet
NRPA Leadership Bios  

NRPA Policy Priorities
NRPA Advocacy Action Center

NRPA Boiler Plate

The National Recreation and Park Association is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing park, recreation and conservation efforts that enhance quality of life for all people. Through its network of roughly 30,000 recreation and park professionals and citizens, NRPA encourages the promotion of healthy lifestyles, recreation initiatives, and conservation of natural and cultural resources.

Headquartered in Ashburn, Va., NRPA works closely with local, state, and national recreation and park agencies, citizens groups and corporations to carry out its objectives. Priorities include advocating favorable legislation and public policy; continuing education for park and recreation professionals and citizens; providing professional certification, university accreditation, research and technical assistance; and, increasing public awareness of the importance of parks and recreation.

Parks & Recreation Magazine

Parks & Recreation is NRPA's flagship publication, a monthly trade magazine for our members.

Click here to access a downloadable a media kit and acquire advertising contact information.

Contact Information

Please direct all media-related questions and inquiries to:

Lauren Hoffmann