What's Happening at NCRPA

  • NCRPA supports the National Recreation and Park Association's statement on recent incidents of racism across the country. We will continue to share resources and host conversations around diversity, equity and inclusion, while supporting our membership during and after these tragedies. You can view the full statement here.   We have opportunities planned for the future to help navigate racial justice and equity work in your communities. NCRPA has created a page to share the progress of our diversity, equity, and inclusion work and to provide educational resources. You can view our equity page hereWe encourage you to engage with these resources as they become available. 

  • Webinars: NCRPA will be offering weekly webinars to keep members connected.
    • Athletics  - NCRPA Virtual Round-Table Discussion - 7.7 @11am

  • NCRPA Recommendations for Re-Opening Local Parks in North Carolina
  • Updates and Resources on COVID-19
  • Stay Connected with NCRPA - www.ncrpa.net/page/CONNECTED
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Founded in 1944, the North Carolina Recreation & Park Association (NCRPA) is the premier nonprofit education and advocacy organization, dedicated to the advancement of the park, recreation and leisure professions in our state. NCRPA empowers park and recreation professionals and citizen board members through educational opportunities that enhance their ability to change lives and impact communities on a daily basis for the citizens of North Carolina.