We believe in the power of play to bring out the best in every kid.

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A grand prize trip for four to Disneyland® and weekly prizes including $500 of playground equipment for your child’s school.

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Join the Playworks 2016 Boston Marathon Team

Are you passionate about promoting the power of play? Do you want to run one of the most prestigious marathons in the world? Playworks has the opportunity to give you the chance to do both!

Playworks and the Detroit Lions featured on the Today Show

Detroit Lions guard Manny Ramirez is a giant on the gridiron. But he's also a giant role model off the football field, especially to young fans.

The Possibilities Are Endless with Playworks Pro

Unlock the academic, social, emotional, and physical potential of your children using proven, play-based strategies.

National Bullying Prevention Month

Explore the impact of environment and adverse childhood experiences with Playworks founder Jill Vialet.

Playworks Asks Principals to Assess Recess

Active bodies at recess mean active brains in the classroom.


Playworks Everywhere

We offer direct service in 23 communities and training services nationwide.

Recess Rock Stars

Meet the individuals and organizations doing their part to ensure that every kid has a place on the playground.