Minority Recruitment and Retention


Roundtable Associates
Nina Roberts

The information provided in this 2001 handout was compiled from a variety of resources and 20 years of experience in the field of parks, outdoor recreation and experiential education. Much of the information can be applied to recruitment pertaining to either participants or staff/employees, or both. It includes information on Common Barriers / Constraints / Challenges, Recommendations for Recruitment Principles & Guidelines, and a list of references. Originally presented at the National Forum and Training Institute, April 2001.

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