Help us win $100K!

  1. Updates

Please vote for Playworks Southern California to win $100,000 from the Goldhirsh Foundation through their LA2050 contest. Your vote will help ensure that more than 14,000 children throughout the Southern California region will have the opportunity to learn about teamwork and develop their leadership skills that can be used in the classroom, on the playground and in the community. 

Please follow the simple instructions below to vote for Playworks Southern California. Voting ends on April 17, 2013 at 12 p.m PST, so please vote today and share with your friends and colleagues!

• Click here to visit Playworks Southern California’s page on the GOOD website 

• Click vote 

• Log in through your GOOD account. 

  •  If you do not have a GOOD account, please create one using your email address
  •  You can also log in through your Facebook account to vote 

• Once you have voted, you will receive an email notification 

• Share on Facebook and Twitter

Thank you for your support! 

More Updates

August 24, 2021

Playworks Founder Jill Vialet Publishes ‘Why Play Works’ ›

Play brings out the best in every kid. Over the course of 25 years since Jill Vialet founded Playworks, she and her colleagues, as well as researchers and play experts, have demonstrated precisely how and why play works to help kids learn and grow in the most positive and healthy ways. Jill gathered stories from people…

March 25, 2021

Top 6 Games to Play Physically Distant with No Equipment ›

As more and more schools transition back to in-person learning, we know educators are looking for games that are physically-distant and don’t require equipment. The need for play is more important than ever due to the isolation that our kids have endured during COVID-19. Play encourages creativity, flexibility, teamwork, and other critical social skills. We’ve…

March 12, 2021

Playworks: One Year Later ›

One year ago… All of our partner schools closed their buildings and our work serving kids in schools risked coming to a halt. We knew our mission had to continue. We remained committed to providing opportunities for joy and connection through play for kids in a COVID safe way, regardless if their school was virtual,…