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Fox 13's The Place

May 1, 2024

Playworks Helps Kids Play ›

Desi Arends, Executive Director at Playworks Utah, shares on Fox 13th’s the Place, how Playworks currently serves more than 60 schools in Utah and reaches more than 32,000 children directly…

PBS Utah

April 29, 2024

Playworks Utah’s Race to Reduce Bullying ›

Mary Dickson sits with Desi Arends, executive director of Playworks Utah, to talk about the Race to Reduce Bullying coming up on May 4 at Wheeler Farm.

The Leader

October 10, 2019

Organized play and conflict resolution hits the playground ›

By Cari Doutre Leader County Editor Gone are the days of bullies ruling the playground at recess, or boredom in general, as local elementary schools are getting on board…

Desert News Utah

October 18, 2018

Utah Women’s Basketball Players ›

Utah women’s basketball players partnered with the  Playworks Utah Thursday for a play date at the Murray elementary school promoting kindness and inclusion.  #realplayersdontbully