As the leading not-for-profit organization dedicated to building strong, vibrant and resilient communities through the power of parks and recreation, NRPA reaches into nearly every community in the United States through our 60,000+ members. With your support we can ensure access to safe, quality parks and recreation services that improve environmental, social and health outcomes in communities, now and in the future. NRPA advances its mission through its three pillars — the guiding principles for this work: Health and Wellness, Equity, and Conservation.


Why Partner With NRPA?

  • Make communities better places to live, work and play
  • Ensure access to safe, high-quality parks and recreation services
  • Improve environmental, equity and health outcomes in communities
  • Support park and recreation professionals and advocates — the catalysts for positive change
  • Impact local communities and tell the story nationally
  • Reach into every community
  • Become a trusted ally to local park and recreation agencies
  • Gain experience taking evidence-based programs to scale
  • Offer community and employee engagement
  • Lead in facilitating community-oriented park improvement projects
  • Work with NRPA, an organization with more than 50 years of experience working with corporate and philanthropic leaders

To learn more about partnering with NRPA, please contact Cassie Pais at 703.858.2151.



Thank You to Our Partners

NRPA thanks all of our incredible supporters for their cash and in-kind support this past year (July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020). Below is the list of supporters contributing $10,000 and above. See the NRPA Annual Report for the complete list of supporters.


Amount Organization Name 
$1,000,000 and above The JPB Foundation
  Walmart Foundation
  The Walt Disney Company
$500,000 to $999,999 American Water Charitable Foundation
  Coca-Cola Corporation
  Niagara Bottling, LLC
  Target Corporation
$100,000 to $499,999 AmerisourceBergen Foundation
  BCI Burke Playgrounds
  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  Greenfields Outdoor Fitness Equipment
  Landscape Structures Inc.
  No Kid Hungry Campaign, Share our Strength
  Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
  PlayPower, Inc.
  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
$10,000 to $99,999 ACTIVE Network
  American Ramp Company
  Amilia Enterprises Inc.
  Aquatix by Landscape Structures
  AstroTurf — Sportgroup
  Background Investigation Bureau (BIB)
  Berliner Play Equipment
  Bobcat Company
  BSN Sports
  Cadron Creek Play
  Classic Recreation Systems, Inc.
  Central Michigan University
  Columbia Cascade Company
  CXT Precast Concrete Products
  DuMor, Inc.
  Earth Networks
  Easi-Set Buildings
  emuamericas, llc 
  EPACT Network Ltd 
  Epic Outdoor Cinema, LLC 
  EZ Dock
  ForeverLawn Inc.
  Fountain People/Water Odyssey
  Fun Express Oriental Trading Company
  Gared Sports
  Gehl Studio Inc.
  Great American Business Products
  John Deere
  Gyms for Dogs — Natural Dog Park Products
  Henderson Recreation Equipment
  Hustler Turf Equipment/Excel Industries
  ICON Shelter Systems Inc.
  K&K Insurance
  Kay Park Recreation Corp.
  Lincoln Aquatics/POOLCORP
  Milbank Manufacturing
  MMS Education
  Most Dependable Fountains, Inc.
  Musco Sports Lighting Inc.
  National Construction Rentals
  Pilot Rock
  Park Equipment
  Play & Park Structures
  Playcraft Systems
  Porter Corp./Poligon
  Propane Education and Research Council (PERC)
  Qitele Group Co. Ltd
  Rain Drop Products, LLC
  The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation
  Shade Systems, Inc.
  SoccerGround USA LLC
  Southwest Airlines
  Special Olympics International
  Superior Recreational Products
  The Toro Company
  Truox Inc.
  United States Department of Agriculture
  United States Tennis Association (USTA)
  Ventrac Vermont Systems, Inc.
  Victor Stanley, Inc.
  Vortex USA, Inc.
  Waterplay Solutions Corp.
  Western Conservation Foundation
  WT Group — Recreation Accessibility Consultants, LLC
  XGrass/The Recreational Group
  Zhejiang Feiyou Kangti Facilities Co., Ltd



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