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Picture of Doug and Tracy at the PR Awards.

ARC wins Virginia PR award for coverage of ARCpark grand opening


The Greater Richmond ARC received a Capital Award of Merit at the 69th Virginia Public Relations Awards held on May 18th at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond. ARC was honored for its work in promoting the August 2015 grand opening of the ARCpark, Central Virginia’s first all-inclusive park for people of all ages and ability levels.

Crowd view of PR awards.

Each year, Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)-Richmond recognizes outstanding Virginia public relations professionals and their work. Over its 69-year history, the chapter’s awards program has recognized the most creative and effective communications strategies and tactics happening across Virginia.

The Commonwealth Award recognizes exceptional public relations programs or campaigns. 2016 marks the third year in a row ARC has won a Virginia Public Relations award sponsored by the PRSA.

Commonwealth award of merit slideshow.

Congrats to all ARC staff, volunteers, families and visitors who continue to make the ARCpark a success on so many levels!