# Department of Recreation and National Capital Park and Planning Commission
The mission of Montgomery County Recreation is to provide high quality, diverse, and accessible programs, services and facilities that enhance the quality of life for all ages, cultures, and abilities.
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) in Montgomery County manages physical growth and plans communities, protects and stewards natural, cultural and historical resources, and provides leisure and recreational experiences.
program_outcome: Learning Enhancement
service: Culture and Recreation
UN_Sustainable_Development_Goals: Goal 11 Sustainable Cities and Communities