Nearly All U.S. Adults Want to Protect Natural Resources with Parks, Trails and Green Spaces
September 23, 2019 14:19 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Va., Sept. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly all U.S. adults (93 percent) believe it is important to protect natural resources, including fresh air and clean water, through the...
Get Your ‘Game On’ This July During Park and Recreation Month
July 01, 2019 15:33 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Virginia, July 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This July, it’s Game On at local parks and recreation centers nationwide during Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National...
Disney Commits $1M to the National Recreation and Park Association to Support Play Spaces Nationwide
June 11, 2019 11:00 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Virginia, June 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), today, announced the recipients of its 2019 Meet Me at the Park Play Spaces grants. Part...
Top Five Ways to ‘Get Fit’ With Parks and Recreation
June 05, 2019 14:00 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Va., June 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saturday, June 8, 2019, is Family Health & Fitness Day, and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) invites everyone to "Get Fit"...
2019 Finalists Announced for the National Gold Medal Awards in Parks and Recreation
May 15, 2019 11:49 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Va., May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is...
Registration for the 2019 NRPA Annual Conference, Now Open
May 13, 2019 15:40 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn Va., May 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Registration for the 2019 National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) Annual Conference is now open. The conference, which will feature more than...
NRPA Receives $1.5 Million Grant to Increase Access to Healthy Foods Through Parks and Recreation
April 04, 2019 10:34 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Virginia, April 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With support from the Walmart Foundation, the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) has awarded funding to 27 local park and...
New Report Shows the Typical Park and Rec Agency Has One Park for Every 2,181 Residents
April 03, 2019 10:50 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Virginia, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new report issued by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) provides an in-depth look at the state of the industry for parks and...
Kristine Stratton Selected as New President and CEO of the National Recreation and Park Association
April 02, 2019 13:37 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Virginia, April 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) today announced the selection of Kristine Stratton as president and chief executive officer...
The Walt Disney Company Commits $1 Million to the National Recreation and Park Association to Support Play Spaces Nationwide
March 12, 2019 13:27 ET | National Recreation and Park Association
Ashburn, Virginia, March 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) is now accepting applications for its 2019 Meet Me at the Park play space grants. Part of a...