April 15, 2011

Playworks Philadelphia on Fox 29 News ›

Video from Fox News 29's coverage about Playworks in Philadelphia.

March 30, 2011

Rally your team for Philadelphia Corporate Kickball 2011 June 18th ›

It might still be cold, but the weather is slowly warming up. And when the warm weather hits, that means it’s kickball time! We can’t wait to launch our first Corporate Kickball tournament and see everyone on the field with their game faces on. To make things even sweeter, the Phillies, the Eagles and the…

March 16, 2011

Play Makes Learning Easier in Philadelphia ›

Word is spreading that Playworks Philadelphia is making a significant impact on the lives of over 5000  Philadelphia school children every day. Philadelphia Inquirer reporter, Kristen Graham visited  Charles Drew Elementary School in West Philadelphia where Coach Ben Gibboney demonstrated how Playworks uses recess to positively impact school climate, decrease school violence and help kids…

July 13, 2010

Playworks Rocks Philadelphia Recess ›

On a sunny Monday morning in May 2010, Playworks coaches descended on playgrounds all over Philadelphia to transform chaotic recess periods to times when every kid participates, learns to positively resolve conflict but most of all has fun. Their ambitious goal – to do this in one week during "Recess Roll Out" with little more…