New York State
The Friends Foundation Celebrates 30th Anniversary and Launches Fundraising Campaign June 2021
This year marks the 30th Anniversary of the NYSRPS Friends Foundation. The Friends Foundation was created in 1991 to allow members, fellow professionals, and the public to make charitable contributions (tax deductible) for the purpose of the advancement of the leisure services field. The primary focus goals of “Friends” is to generate resources initiating educational scholarships and development opportunities for students pursuing careers in the leisure service field, to foster the advancement of research within the field of leisure services and afford the membership new opportunities for professional training and development.
A preliminary kickoff for this fundraising campaign was held by NYSRPS Past Presidents and original Charter members. Thanks to the following individuals a total of $4,952 has been raised!
Please consider joining this generous group of individuals and donating to this worthwhile fund to help support student scholarships and the work that they do for leisure professionals. Use the donation form below to make an on-line donation and write “Friends” in the comment section.
Enjoy the following announcement presented at this year's 2021 NYSRPS Virtual Annual Conference.
Thank you for your consideration of making a contribution to the Friends of NYSRPS.
All donations may be mailed or paid online using the information below.
Thank you very much, NYSRPS
New York State Recreation & Park Society
19 Roosevelt Drive, Suite 200
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
*Please indicate the fundraising campaign on check memo.