On September 23, before the 2019 NRPA Annual Conference officially began, 36 professionals took part in a lively, engaging discussion on community engagement, inclusion and equity.
We are pulling together a variety of resources from the 2019 NRPA Annual Conference that will help you get the most of your time in Baltimore.
The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) periodically has competitive grants available for park and recreation agencies.
Running the southern migration route of monarchs from Canada to southern Mexico is an attempt to bring international attention to the plight of the monarch butterfly, a species whose Eastern population has crashed more than 90 percent in the past 20 years.
Improving safe park access requires thoughtful assessment and inclusion of strategies aimed at overcoming injustices in each stage of a community’s Safe Routes to Parks efforts.
Since it’s our 50th episode of Open Space Radio and we’ve been reflecting on when we first started, we're using this episode to explore one of the questions we asked while we were in Baltimore at the 2019 NRPA Annual Conference: What piece of advice would you give to your younger self?
The 2019 Engagement with Parks Report makes clear this point: people highly value the work that park and recreation agencies deliver to their local communities and strongly support their mission.
This NRPA program has already reached 1.7 million people in the two years since its launch, surpassing the original goal of 1 million!