The OPRA Foundation, the fundraising ally of Ohio Parks and Recreation Association (OPRA), undertakes research, educates critical audiences, and collaborates with allied partners to further the cause of public parks and recreation.
29 Years of Dedication!
29 scholarships totaling over $23,000 to students pursuing an education in the field of parks, recreation, natural resources, etc.
In 5 years, $12,000 has been provided to 36 members for continuing education opportunities.
Over the last 2 years, 6 grants have been awarded for $8,750.
OPRA Foundation has funded 3 research projects across the state totaling $5,250.