Influence Public Policy with PRORAGIS

By Mark A. Young | Posted on July 25, 2013

One of NRPA’s PRORAGIS Ambassadors, shares how having the right information, especially powerful data, can give strength to our public park and recreation advocacy messages.

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Enhance Your Career Forever: Volunteer

By Jay Tryon, CPRP | Posted on July 23, 2013

Jay Tryon, CPRP, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department, writes this blog post sharing how volunteering at NRPA’s Annual Conference had a positive impact on his career.

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Michelle Obama Thanks Parks and Recreation at Let's Move! Event

By Danielle Taylor | Posted on July 18, 2013

Read an NRPA staffer's analysis from a Let’s Move event and how parks and recreation are and continue to be leaders of healthier communities and the fight against childhood obesity

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Hey Parks and Rec, Let’s Get People Walking

By Zarnaaz Bashir | Posted on July 15, 2013

One of the sectors identified to make it easier for Americans to walk was Parks, Recreation, Fitness and Sports.

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Healthcare Law Delay: What Does it Mean for Parks and Recreation?

By Stacey Pine, Kareem Murphy | Posted on July 10, 2013

The NRPA Public Policy Team has compiled the details you need to know to understand Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) delays and what it means for parks and recreation.

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Think You Can't Make Significant Money on Black Friday? Think Again: A Speed Session Preview

By Jenise Jensen | Posted on July 8, 2013

Learn how Black Friday can bring your park and recreation agency big bucks without breaking your budget.

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NRPA Congress from the Eyes of a Newbie

By Gerry Logan | Posted on July 8, 2013

First-time NRPA Annual Conference attendee Gerry Logan shared his account of the event with the Young Professional’s Network.

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