Associated Recreation Council, Seattle

Building Communities Together

  • Learn with us!

  • Explore with us!

  • Stay fit with us!

  • Compete with us!

  • Make friends with us!

  • Be inspired with us!

  • Grow with us!

  • Get active with us!

The Associated Recreation Council (ARC), and its 37 Advisory Councils, partner with Seattle Parks and Recreation to provide recreation and lifelong learning opportunities across the city.


Make an Impact – GiveBIG through May 3rd!

Join the Associated Recreation Council and the Seattle Foundation to support the programs that make a positive difference for Seattle residents of all ages. By making a gift to ARC through the Seattle Foundation’s website through May 3rd, you will help us deliver high-quality recreation and lifelong learning programs that improve the lives of every Seattle resident. The Seattle Foundation will leverage your gift even further by providing ARC with additional ‘stretch’ funds.

Click on the GiveBIG logo (right) to make a gift!



Click here to view ARC's 2014 Annual Report!