Updates

March 5, 2018

February Coach of the Month Goes to Coach Frannie ›

Our February Coach of the Month is Coach Frannie! Coach Frannie is a first-year AmeriCorps Program Coordinator at Goldrick Elementary in Denver, CO. Coach Frannie works hard every day to bring the values of Playworks to Goldrick Elementary. This past month, Coach Frannie showed the Playworks Colorado community that working at her school and delivering…

February 2, 2018

January Coach of the Month ›

Our January Coach of the Month is . . . Coach Brittany!  Coach Brittany is a third-year program coordinator in Denver, CO who fully embraces the mission and values of Playworks. Coach Brittany has made a huge impact on her Playworks community this month by taking the work she does at her school to create an…

February 2, 2018

Donate through ColoradoGives ›

Did you know we are a proud member of ColoradoGives? ColoradoGives.org is your year-round online giving website. Discover and support organizations that are essential to protecting and nurturing quality of life in Colorado. Brought to you by Community First Foundation but fueled by the people of Colorado. This means that you can give through the ColoradoGives platform and…

January 15, 2018

Street Hockey League in Partnership with the Colorado Avalanche ›

Three years ago, we partnered with ten schools to deliver an eight-week sports hockey league. This year, our league has grown to include 18 partner schools with 186 student participants. Thanks to our partnership with the Colorado Avalanche and the NHL, we’re bringing street hockey to more Colorado kids. With Playworks developmental sports leagues, participants…

December 11, 2017

Amplifying our Impact with Community Shares Partnership ›

For the past four years, Playworks has partnered with Community Shares to connects Coloradans to the charities and causes they care most about. We are thrilled to be a part of an organization striving to connect Colorado givers to impact local nonprofits in our community. Through Community Shares, Coloradans have demonstrated that they care about…

November 21, 2017

Playworks Colorado is Childcare Tax Credit Eligible ›

Did you know that donations made to Playworks Colorado are now eligible for the Child Care Contribution Credit? Here’s what that means for you: an income tax credit of 50% of the donation may be claimed against your Colorado income taxes. Your donation will go to support students at schools like Eagleview Elementary. Principal Bianca D. Porter…

November 15, 2017

October Coach of the Month ›

Our October Coach of the Month is . . . Coach Kira (a.k.a. Coach K)! Coach K is a fourth-year program coordinator at Maxwell Elementary School in Denver who fully embraces the mission and values of Playworks. Coach K has made an amazing impact on her entire school community by encouraging safe and healthy play among…

October 12, 2017

Great Way to Celebrate Play ›

Hometown Huddle was on Monday Oct. 9 and it was our best one yet! Who showed? Over fourteen Boys & Girls Clubs from around the Denver Metro area, fourteen Broncos players, every Colorado Playworker, and of course, the power of play. The event was hosted at the very own Broncos practice field—UC Health Facility. Playworks…

October 10, 2017

Broncos and CarMax PlayDay Brings Excitement to the Playground  ›

Playworks, the Denver Broncos, and CarMax teamed up to create an inspiring day for play at Maxwell Elementary and Greenwood Academy. Denver Bronco wide receiver Demaryius Thomas jumped into recess alongside Denver Broncos cheerleaders and Miles the Mascot at Maxwell Elementary to create an active and exciting playground. Magic Tag was a recess favorite for…