Mission: The association is dedicated to the professional development of its members and advocacy for parks, recreation and tourism in south carolina.
Programs: Various programs, workshops and activities are offered during the year to accomplish the organization's mission and exempt purpose. Most of these activities involve costs of the two association employees and their allocated costs.
several hundred members of the nc and sc recreation and parks associations attend an annual joint conference which offer education sessions to the membership over a three day period.
senior citizens retreat at the springmaid resort in myrtle beach, sc brings a wealth of resources in one location for senior citizens in sc to be educated about all aspects of health, wellness and recreation for an aging populace.
the playground safety institute workshop allows the cpsi certified playground safety inspector certification to be obtained. Cpsi's are certified to inspect playgrounds for safety issues making sure that each playground they inspect is up to current national standards.