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December 16, 2021

KATU2’s Season of Giving: Playworks Pacific Northwest ›

KATU is celebrating the Season of Giving, shining a spotlight on local organizations that need community support. Playworks Pacific Northwest program and partnership director Tami Daoud and senior program manager Taylor Timms share more about local work.

Let's Talk Portland: Playworks Pacific Northwest

October 23, 2020

Let’s Talk Portland Interview with Asia Wisecarver ›

Let’s Talk Portland interviews our very own Asia Wisecarver, Executive Director Playworks PacNW, to learn more about what we do, how we responded Covid19, and how Playworks PacNW will continue operating into the new school year.

Eastmoreland Living

October 23, 2020

Playworks Featured in Eastmoreland Living, Making a Difference ›

Check out this Eastmoreland Living May edition article highlighting our impact in the community. Read about our continued efforts to ensure students have access to safe and healthy play and how we responded to Covid19, starting in March when we introduced Play At Home. Thank you Debbie Kitchin of Interworks, LLC for recommending us to…

The 2020 Bud Award

September 28, 2020

Playworks Pacific Northwest Receives The 2020 Bud Award ›

Playworks increases access to athletic participation for kids at low-income elementary schools in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties. They also engaged 300 students in their junior coach youth leadership program and provided 336 students with opportunities to participate in developmental sports leagues after school.