2018 Playworks Partners

Playworks’ partners transform schools by providing crucial support to create safe, inclusive environments at recess and throughout the school day. Together, we strengthen the social, emotional and physical development of our children, empowering them to thrive. Support levels range from one-time gifts, sponsoring one of our interscholastic developmental sports leagues or school-wide involvement to regional support and even national initiatives.

Playworks of Greater Washington DC Supporters


Corporate Partners

 All Community Events, founded in 2006 and based in Chicago, Illinois, is an event management company. The Playworks D.C. branch is proud to have the support of All Community Events in helping us promote the power of what playing can do for children in schools across America. We appreciate their support in making it possible to host Playworks DC events including our annual Kickball D.C., beautification projects, and more.

 

 

The Anthem Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Anthem Inc, an American health-insurance company affiliated with Blue Cross Blue Shield, shows social responsibility with their involvement with our nonprofit, the Playworks D.C. branch. The Playworks D.C. branch thrives because of its contributions to Playworks’ yearly DC Kickball, beautification projects, and generous donations. We appreciate the Anthem Foundation helping us promote the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America.

 

Booz Allen Hamilton is an American management and information technology consulting firm, sometimes referred to as a government-services company.We appreciate Booz Allen Hamilton’s continual support in Playworks D.C. promoting the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America.

 

Burness Communications, founded in 1986 and located in Bethesda, MD, is a global communications firm. It supports nonprofits and the people they serve through social action. Burness Communications’ involvement with the Playworks D.C. branch makes it possible for our nonprofit to keep helping kids through healthy play because of their contributions primarily to Playworks’ yearly DC Kickball, beautification projects, and more.

 

Capgemini, founded in 1967 in France, is  a consulting, technology, and outsourcing business has been a valuable partner to Playworks’ mission in promoting healthy play in today’s youth in schools. Capgemini is an ally to Playworks D.C. because of generous donations aiding in making it possible for beautification projects to take place, our yearly D.C. Kickball event every spring, and other Playworks events throughout the year.

 

Capital One Bank, founded in 1988 in Richmond, VA, is a national banking company shows their corporate social responsibility by funding nonprofits like our Playworks D.C. branch. The Playworks D.C. branch benefits from Capital One Bank’s aid in our community beautification projects, Playworks D.C.’s yearly Kickball event, and corporate donations to promote the power of play for kids in schools across America.

Capitol Information Group, founded in 1966 and located in Falls Church, Virginia, is  an online and print publisher of actionable advice in various markets. CIG demonstrates corporate social responsibility supporting our nonprofit, the Playworks D.C. branch, in promoting the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America. Playworks D.C. appreciates CIG’s generosity in making possible our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other year-round events.

 

DC Central Kitchen, founded in 1989,the first and leading community kitchen in the US, develops and operates social ventures targeting the cycle of hunger and poverty. DCCK develops and operates social ventures targeting the cycle of hunger and poverty. The Playworks D.C. branch is proud to have the support of DC Central Kitchen in promoting the power of play in schools across America. Their generous donations make it possible for Playworks DC to host the annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other Playworks D.C. events.

 

Deloitte Digital, started in 1888 is based in Virginia, is a fast-growing management consulting arms that specialize in digital technology. Deloitte helps the Playworks D.C. promote the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America because of its generous contributions making our Playworks’ yearly DC Kickball, beautification projects, and other events throughout the year possible.

 

Direct Energy, founded in 1966 in Toronto, is one of North America’s largest competitive energy suppliers of electricity, natural gas, and related services. The Playworks D.C. branch is proud to have the support of Direct Energy in helping us promote the power of what playing can do for children in schools across America. We appreciate their generous donations making it possible to host Playworks events including our annual Kickball D.C., beautification projects, and more.

 

Kirkland & Ellis Foundation was was founded in 1982 and is affiliated with Kirk & Ellis, LLP, an international law firm. Their foundation gives back to the community through charitable efforts such as assisting our non-profit, Playworks D.C. We appreciate Kirkland & Ellis’ aid in helping Playworks DC promote the power of play in children in schools in the region.

 

The Laureus Sport for Good Foundation USA, founded in 2000, is a global nonprofit organization that believes in using the power of sport to end violence, discrimination, and disadvantage. Partnering with Playworks DC  allows our nonprofit to continue promoting the power of play in children in schools across America. We are proud to have their support in making D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other events throughout the year possible.

 

Manhattan Strategy Group, founded in 2001 and based in Bethesda, MD, is  a management consulting firm. MSG demonstrates corporate social responsibility by supporting our nonprofit, the Playworks D.C. branch, in promoting the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America. Playworks D.C. appreciates MSG’s generosity in making our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other year-round events possible.

 

Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, created in 2013, and based in D.C, supports the charitable efforts of the Washington Capitals, Mystics, Valor and Wizards and Baltimore Brigade. Their charitable efforts fall under the MSE umbrella by supporting nonprofits like the Playworks D.C. branch. MSE’s generous donations help Playworks promote the power play in children in schools across America. We appreciate MSE partnering with us and making our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other Playworks D.C. events throughout the year possible.

 

Morrison & Foerster Foundation, founded in 1986, is affiliated with the law firm Morrison & Foerster. The Foundation assists in charitable gifts to local non-profits such as Playworks D.C. Their financial support aids in helping Playworks D.C. promote the power of play in children in schools across the DC region.

 

Optoro Inc, founded in 2004 and located in D.C., is a technology company that works with retailers and manufacturers to manage and then resell their returned and excess merchandise. Optoro helps the Playworks D.C. branch  promote the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America through generous donations. We appreciate making our Playworks’ yearly DC Kickball, beautification projects, and other events throughout the year possible.

 

PEW Charitable Trusts, founded in 1948 and located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is an independent non-profit, non-governmental organization. The Playworks D.C. branch is proud to have the support of PEW Charitable Trusts in helping us promote the power of what playing can do for children in schools across America. We appreciate their support in making it possible to host Playworks DC events including our annual Kickball D.C., beautification projects, and more.

 

Promontory Interfinancial Network, founded in 2002 and located in DC, works with the banking industry to bridge the gap between large-scale financial institutions and smaller institutions with  easier ways to deposit funds. Playworks D.C. branch responsibility by partnering with nonprofits like The Playworks D.C. branch. Their generous contributions make it possible for us to host beautification projects, our annual D.C. Kickball event, and more to impact children in schools across America through the power of play.

 

Salesforce is a US cloud computing company headquartered in San Francisco, California and founded in 1999. The Playworks D.C. branch is proud to have the support of Salesforce in helping us promote the power of what playing can do for children in schools across America. We appreciate their generous donations making it possible to host Playworks DC events including our annual Kickball D.C., beautification projects, and more.

 

The Madison of D.C., founded in 2003 and based in D.C., is a professional, civic, and social organization of 100 young women in the greater DC area, representing a broad range of careers. The Madison of D.C. is very involved in volunteerism and shows social responsibility with their involvement with our nonprofit, the Playworks D.C. branch. The Playworks D.C. branch thrives because of its contributions to Playworks’ yearly DC Kickball, beautification projects, and other events hosted throughout the year. We appreciate Madison of D.C. helping us promote the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America.

 

United Way of the National Capital Area, based in Vienna, VA, is a nonprofit organization management company that fights for the health, education and financial stability of people within the community. United Way demonstrates social responsibility by partnering with other nonprofits such as the Playworks D.C. branch to help promote the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America. Playworks D.C. appreciates United Way’s generosity in making our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other year-round events possible.

 

The Washington Redskins are a professional American football team based in the Washington metropolitan area. The Redskins compete in the National Football League as a member of the National Football Conference East division. The Washington Redskins are a strong ally in helping Playworks D.C. promote the power of play in children enrolled in school across America. Their support makes it possible to host the annual Playworks D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other events throughout the year.

 

White and Case, LLP, an international law firm that serves companies, governments, and financial institutions, founded in 1901, shows its corporate social responsibility by supporting nonprofits like the Playworks D.C. branch. White and Case, LLP ’s generous donations help Playworks promote the power play in children in schools across America. We appreciate White and Case, LLP partnering with us and making our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other Playworks D.C. events throughout the year possible.

 

World Learning is an international nonprofit organization that focuses on international development, education, and exchange programs. The Playworks D.C. branch is proud to have the support of World Learning in helping us promote the power of what playing can do for children in schools across America. We appreciate their generous donations making it possible to host Playworks events including our annual Kickball D.C., beautification projects, and more.

 

 

ZogSports, based in Illinois and founded in 2002 after 9/11, is the largest online social sports community event website in the United States. ZogSports operates by hosting sports events and donating 10 % of the proceeds to a charity of choice selected by the winning team.. ZogSports helps the Playworks D.C. promote the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America because of its generous contributions making our Playworks’ yearly DC Kickball, beautification projects, and other events throughout the year possible.


In Kind

Costco Wholesale, founded in 1983 in Seattle, WA, is an American chain of membership-only warehouse clubs. Costco Wholesale demonstrates corporate social responsibility by partnering with Playworks’ D.C. branch in promoting the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America. Playworks D.C. appreciates Costco’s support in making our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other events throughout the year possible.

 

 Kind LLC, a healthy foods company based in New York City, New York was founded in 2004. Kind LLC demonstrates corporate social responsibility by supporting our nonprofit, the Playworks D.C. branch, in promoting the power of play in children enrolled in schools across America. Playworks D.C. appreciates Kind LLC’s generous donations aid in making our annual D.C. Kickball, beautification projects, and other year-round events possible.

 


Thank you for prioritizing play!