The Afterschool Nutrition Programs connect children to the food they need while also drawing them into a safe afterschool environment where they can learn, socialize and be active.
Thanks to Congress for making local parks and recreation a priority.
The Pool Safely Campaign and the Pool Safely Grant Program offer funding and free resources to prevent drownings and drain entrapment in pools and spas.
Our Commit to Health campaign continues to expand well beyond programming related to nutrition and physical activity.
The White House released its FY19 budget request yesterday, kicking off debate for the next budget cycle.
NRPA asks Congress to fund the CDC Arthritis Program at $16 million to continue its critical work to improve the quality of life for people with arthritis nationwide.
Thank you to NRPA’s Board of Directors for assisting us in moving our legislative agenda forward.
Mount Airy Parks and Rec invited the new chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Rep. Virginia Foxx, for Hero Day in the local Riverside Park.
Today Congress passed a temporary spending agreement to end the shutdown and fund the government through February 8.
On June 3, 2017, East Goshen Township Parks and Recreation brought history to life for 3,500 residents and elected officials, including Congressman Ryan Costello, at the East-West Goshen Bicentennial Celebration.
In just two years, Lynly Grider, in collaboration with the Mustang Parks and Recreation Department, elected officials and community groups, designed, funded and built Brittany’s Play Adventure — Mustang’s first all-inclusive park.
NRPA is proud to welcome Kyle Simpson, Senior Government Affairs Manager, to our public policy team.
Results of a new poll found that 68 percent of respondents were opposed to the raise in fees.
After an eventful December, Congress is heading home for the holidays with plenty of work left to be done in D.C. after the New Year.
For the first time since 1986 Congress has passed a significant tax reform bill (House Vote 224-201, Senate Vote 51-48) and is expected to be signed by President Trump. What does this all mean for park and recreation agencies?
Valleybrook Park received a huge revitalization, including new playgrounds, restrooms, a pavilion and more, thanks to a $477,000 federal CDBG Disaster Resilience grant.
As everyone begins their Holiday preparations, Congress is hard at work in two principal areas with deadlines fast approaching.
Congress has passed the FY2018 budget framework, but spending levels for individual programs have not been finalized.