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

Playworks is a Top-Rated Nonprofit

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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.

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.

Training Client
Bellevue Elementary and Stony Point Academy