PRPS Partners

Partners Advancing Recreation & Parks

PRPS collaborates with public and private non-profits, government agencies, and businesses with mutual missions, values, and goals. We welcome new partnerships to extend our collective reach, capacity and delivery of all the benefits of recreation and parks to every citizen of the Commonwealth.

Partnership Goals

Expand and extend the relevancy, capacity and influence of Pennsylvania parks and recreation services and PRPS
Develop innovative win-win solutions
Establish parks and recreation as essential health, conservation, preservation and inclusive services
Maximize public benefit at minimum cost

Partnership Opportunities

Statewide Initiatives
Marketing Partnerships
Grant Opportunities
Volunteer

How to Partner

To learn more about collaborating with PRPS and customized partnership opportunities, please contact Emily Gates, PRPS Director of Strategic Partnerships, at 814-234-4272.

Partners & Programmatic Alliances

City Parks Alliance
Council of State Executives
Discount Ticket Program Providers
Get Outdoors PA
Good Advisory Team
Governmental Affairs Committee
Growing Greener Coalition
Inclusion Task Force
Keystone Athletic Field Managers Organization
Learning Resources Network (LERN)
National Recreation and Park Association State Affliate
National Recreation and Park Association Magazine Advisory Board 
Penn State PRO Wellness
PA Colleges and Universities: Recreation, Park and Tourism Departments 
PA Association of Environmental Educators
PA Parks Maintenance Institute Advisory Board
PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Recreation Advisory Council
PA State Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan Technical Advisory Committee
PA Land Trust Association
PA Local Park and Recreation Agencies
PA Trails Advisory Committee
PA Urban Parks and Recreation Alliance
PSECU

Associates

Allies connected by shared missions, values and goals

Local

PA Local Park and Recreation Agencies
Penn State PRO Wellness

State

Higher Education

PA Colleges and Universities: Recreation, Park and Tourism Departments

Government Agencies

PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
PA Department of Environmental Protection
PA Department of Health
PA Fish and Boat Commission
PA Game Commission

Athletics

Keystone Athletic Field Managers Organization
Keystone State Games

Heritage

Heritage PA

Non-profits

PA Association of Conservation Districts, Inc.
PA Association of Environmental Educators
PA Land Trust Association
PA Parks and Forest Foundation

National

Accessibility

National Center on Accessibility

Athletics

American Association of Adapted Sports Programs
American Junior Goal Association
America Walks
American Youth Soccer Association
Baseball For All
Blind Sports Organization
Little League – Baseball, Softball and Challenger
National Alliance for Youth Sports
National Senior Games Association
National Youth Safety Foundation
Play Football
Pop Warner Little Scholars – Football, Cheer and Dance
Positive Coaching Alliance
Professional Disc Golf Association
Special Olympics
Sports Camp Federation
United States Bocce Federation 
USA Pickleball Association
US Tennis Association
World Kickball Association

Camp

American Camp Association
Kids Camps

Heritage

National Heritage Areas

Parks

City Parks Alliance
National Park Service
National Recreation and Park Association