Knowledge is a critical organizational resource that provides your agency with a competitive advantage. Resource sharing allows agencies to capitalize on the innovations, successful models, and best practices currently being utilized in the field. NRPA members have the opportunity to explore the NRPA Knowledge Center and discover relevant information and shared resources from agencies around the country. The Knowledge Center holds documents such as:
- strategic plans,
- Research papers,
- accreditation standard documentation,
- program guides,
- codes and ordinances,
- and much more!
Issue Resource Center
This is NRPA’s one stop shop that provides you with the advocacy tools you need to be an effective advocate for parks and recreation.
Network and Build Knowledge Virtually
NRPA Connect is an online community for you to discuss ideas on timely topics, ask questions, builds industry knowledge and learn from each other through shared experiences and successes.
NRPA’s PRORAGIS is an online database and management tool designed to make your job easier. Utilizing this data will lend added credibility to your plans from comparative information gathered from park and recreation agencies nationwide. Finish your Full profile and receive a custom Agency Performance Report.
Parks & Recreation Magazine
For nearly 50 years, PARKS & RECREATION Magazine has helped park professionals serve the public. Through its pursuit of key issues, trends, and personalities, the magazine advances American parks, recreation, and conservation efforts.