Minnesota Recreation and Park Association (MRPA) is a professional membership association serving nearly 900 members statewide. Since 1937, MRPA members have dedicated their time and energies to enhancing the parks and recreation profession in their communities and in the state of Minnesota.
To improve the quality of life in Minnesota by enhancing the profession of parks, open space, recreation, and leisure services.
MRPA strives to:
MRPA CORE VALUES:
WE ARE COMMITTED TO:
Providing professional development, networking, best practices and informational support for our customers
Proactively advocating to preserve our parks, conserve our natural resources and advance the values of recreation and leisure services
Impacting health and active living through educational and social opportunities
Respecting our difference and supporting opportunities for everyone
Building relationships and seeking collaborative partnerships with community members and organizations
Serving fairly and professionally while building trust through our interactions
Click here to read more about the MRPA Core Values.