In addition to all our other member benefits, commercial members receive discounted rates on exhibit space and sponsorships at our events, including the annual Vermont Conference on Recreation and the biennial Maintenance Workshop. Our commercial members appreciate having access to an electronic copy of our membership directory and a direct link from the VRPA webiste to their company/organization website.
Our commercial members have an opportunity to become a conference sponsor, at a reduced rate. The Exhibit Hall is an important part of our annual state recreation conference and commercial members receive discounted rates on exhibit space.
The VRPA newsletter, The Advocate, is published three times each year in January, June, and September. The newsletter is emailed to every VRPA member and several recent issues are available on the VRPA website.
Our VRPA Commercial Members receive discounted pricing for advertising in our newsletter.
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A list of all our current commercial members is printed in the newsletter once each year.
With the membership directory and opportunity for personal contact at our meetings and annual conference, develop a network of professional contacts actively involved in the delivery of recreation services throughout Vermont.
Links from the VRPA website directly to commercial businesses is limited exclusively to our commercial members.
The following businesses are commercial members of the Vermont Recreation and Parks Association. Please remember to patronize them and include them in your bidding process when purchasing products. Thank you.