Playworks for every kid

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Stepping Up for Education
Playworks, KGW and OnPoint Community Credit Union are Stepping up for Education in the Pacific Northwest.
Playworks Pacific Northwest
Harnessing the power of play to strengthen our kids, schools and communities.

"Playworks is more than a recess program at our school. It has become part of our culture here.”

Michelle Peake 
Cesar Chavez School
Portland

Playworks Pro
With Playworks Pro, learn how to use active play to support the social, emotional, and cognitive development of your kids.

"[Playworks Trainers] empower everyone with the vision and the resources to make incremental changes that begin to positively impact not just the recess culture, but the entire learning culture of a school."

Kathryn Malý, Educator, Seattle

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Kickstart the Playworks Store
The Playworks Store is now open! Promote play with Playworks shirts and swag, or give kids opportunities for safe, healthy play with playground equipment and games. All sales help Playworks leverage the power of play at schools across the country.
Collaboration is in our nature
Every Playworks partnership is customized to meet our partners’ specific goals.

At Mattel, we believe in the power of play and the critical link between play and the healthy development and learning of children. With Playworks as a partner, we can directly and immediately translate that vision into direct impact with thousands of children each year.” 

Diedre Lind, Executive Director, Mattel Children’s Foundation 

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Playworks Turns Twenty
Throughout the year, we will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the founding of Playworks and with it, 20 years of bringing healthy, safe, and inclusive play to thousands of children across the country.
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Playworks in Pacific Northwest

Recess Rock Stars

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

Educator
Brookwood Elementary School
Training Client
Burbank Elementary