About Playworks Texas

All kids deserve the social, emotional, and physical benefits of play. We help schools and youth programs create healthy play environments where every child can join in.

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Founded in 1996, Playworks expanded to Texas in 2010. Playworks Texas serves low-income schools across the Houston area through our year-round, on-site support services. We’re also reaching thousands more students across Texas through professional development workshops for schools and youth organizations.

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September 22, 2017

Grace Ifeanyichukwu ›

Grace Ifeanyichukwu is the program associate for Playworks Texas. A Dallas, Texas native, she attended the University of Houston in Houston, Texas and obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a minor in Public Relations. Grace is passionate about…

September 22, 2017

Mary Harmon ›

Mary was born and raised in Houston, where she has lived for most her life. She attended the University of Colorado and studied political science and history. She began her career working on political campaigns and spent time working for…

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