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New Member Special Offer!

Join now and enjoy membership benefits through 12/31/2022 for the standard one year price!


Select the membership below that is right for you. 
Questions? Contact us at 708-588-2280 or [email protected]

Now more than ever, the Illinois Park & Recreation Association is essential to the park and recreation professional community. As you work to meet today's unprecedented challenges, IPRA is here to support you!  

Membership Benefit include:

Professional Membership

Illinois professionals in the field of parks, recreation or conservation within the Chicago Metro Counties of: Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake & Will.  Members must join at the highest level of eligibility.
$279.00 

Professional - Join Now Member Benefits


Professional Membership Non Metro

Illinois professionals in the field of parks, recreation or conservation outside of the Chicago Metro Counties of:  Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake & Will.  Members must join at the highest level of eligibility.
$259.00

Professional Non Metro - Join Member Benefits

Advocate Membership

Advocate membership is perfect for park & recreation professionals working outside of Illinois, a person representing an association or foundation related to the field, a part-time or retired professional, or those seeking employment in the field.  
$97

Advocate - Join Now Member Benefits

Student Membership

Complimentary student membership is offered to anyone currently a full time student in the park and recreation field.  IPRA offers mentoring, scholarships, and professional development opportunities to pre-professionals.
FREE

Student - Join Now Member Benefits

Commercial Membership

 Illinois park and recreation agencies spend operationally nearly $350 million dollars with local businesses, contractors and suppliers each year, and support businesses that support their professional association. Our members are responsible for the day-to-day operations at park and recreation agencies, they manage multi-million dollar facilities and make buying decisions and recommendations. Get your products and services into the hands of our members by joining the IPRA as a Commercial Member today. 
$459.00


Commercial - Join Now     Member Benefits

Memberships are valid now through December 31, 2022.

Are you a college or university professionals working in a program related to parks and recreation? You can become a member of IPRA for free! To join, contact us at [email protected] or 708-588-2286.