Equity

Forging Pathways to Park and Green Space Equity

Prevention Institute's new study lays out three key dimensions of producing more equitable outcomes in the park and green space arena.

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Are We Building People — or Just Running Programs?

If we are to convince a wider audience of the great worth of our indispensable services — and, in turn, influence higher funding by decision-makers — we must deliver whole goods.

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Paws and Recreation: Creating Inclusion With Service Dogs

Service dogs are “task trained” dogs (of any breed) that enhance the ability of a person to participate in everyday opportunities.

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Giving a Voice to LGBTQ+ Older Adults of Color

LGBTQ+ people of color exist at the intersection of many simultaneous identities that are rarely captured in case studies, retention efforts, and program or policy reform.

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Bicultural Marketing and Closing the Gap

Equitable marketing is achievable and is proven only if an organization can close the gap in its community’s customer journey.

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Using Virtual Volunteering to Engage Diverse Communities

Park professionals and land managers from across the country are beginning to turn to virtual volunteer activities to connect diverse audiences to their public land sites.

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The Path Forward: Equity at the Center of City Park Investment

Parks will play an essential role in the economic recovery of our nation and in addressing inequities in our cities.

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Staging a New ACT

All our advocacy needs to be supported by education, documentation, data and sound reasoning.

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Mixed-Method Evaluations Paint a Park Equity Portrait

While evaluation requires a basic understanding of the principles of study design, sampling and analysis, it is an art gained through practice employing a suite of complementary mixed methods.

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