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12 We Are Parks and Recreation
„ 'Not to Be Missed' Conference Networking Events 12
„	Member Benefit: Rural Equity by Design 15
16 Research
New Report Reveals That Parks and Recreation Advances Health
Equity
Kevin Roth
17 Park Pulse
Park and Recreation Summer Activities Create Happy Memories
50 Operations
Well-Grounded
Joel Owen
51 Products
52 Park Essentials
55 Advertiser Index
56 Park Bench
Miracle League
Daniel Prieto
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8 Perspectives
Advocating for Your Budget
Michael P. Kelly
10 Editor's Letter
Working Collectively Toward a Greater Purpose
Vitisia Paynich
18 Finance for the Field
Equity: Do We Agree on What We Are Talking About?
John L. Crompton, Ph.D.
20 Advocacy
August Recess: Time to Meet Your Member!
Dan McCarthy
22 Health and Wellness
Parks and Recreation: The Public Health Breakout Star of
COVID-19
Allison Colman
24 Equity
Are We Building People - or Just Running Programs?
Tim Herd, CPRE
26 Conservation
A BioBlitz Event for Any Environment
Tamara Aquino Cespedes, CPRP, and Karyn Molines
28 Law Review
Standing to Challenge Obama Center in Chicago Park
James C. Kozlowski, J.D., Ph.D.
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