WRPA Membership Options


Agency Membership Levels

Agency Memberships are for any agency that has as its primary activity, the planning and delivery of recreation services. Agencies pay one flat rate for your entire agency based on their O&M budget. This gives all of your full-time staff and all of your Council, Board, and Commissioners access to all of WRPA. Membership Level is determined by the budget of the agency.

Level and Dues Amount Operating Budget Range
Level 1 | $315 Under $199,999
Level 2 | $615 $200,000 - $499,000
Level 3 | $875 $500,000 - $999,999
Level 4 | $1,250 $1m - $2.5m
Level 5 | $2,520 $2.6m - $10m
Level 6 | $3,600 $10.1m - $25m
Level 7 | $5,145 $25.1m - $50m
Level 8 | $7,500 Over $50m

 

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Professional Membership Levels

For individuals currently employed in the field of parks, recreation, and leisure services. Membership Level is determined by past membership status and/or the gross salary of the individual.

Level and Dues Amount Requirements/Salary Range
Emerging Professional | $85 For New Members and Recent Graduates Only
Level 2 | $125 Under $50,000
Level 3 | $172 More Than $50,000

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Other Individual Memberships Levels

  • Affiliate $162 - Any agency that provides recreation services as a secondary function; these include institutions, social service organizations, hospitals, nursing home, military installation, and academic institutions. 

  • Associate $51 - For individuals who live out of State, or who are not currently employed in the field but who wish to keep informed through section affiliation and receipt of publications.

  • Commercial $500 - As a commercial member, your company supports the activities of the Washington Recreation & Park Association. 

  • Emeritus $45 - For individuals who have retired and wish to remain involved and informed about the association.

  • Student Membership $25 - For individuals attending school and wishing to learn more about the profession through section affiliation and receipt of publications.
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