Donate today and give the gift of play to kids facing the aftermath of a natural disaster.
"Play is invaluable in returning a sense of safety, normalcy, and health." Courtney, KaBOOM! Project Manager

 
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The State of Play

Children are missing out on the childhood they deserve. Play is disappearing at home, at school and in communities, particularly for the 16 million children living in poverty. Learn why play matters

Win a $20,000 Playground Equipment Grant from Let's Play

Win a $20,000 Playground Equipment Grant from Let's Play

KaBOOM! and Dr Pepper Snapple Group have partnered to award 5 community organizations $20,000 playground equipment grants through the Let's Play Initiative.

Make a video and submit an application to enter

Build a Playground with Today and KaBOOM! in Passaic, N.J.

Shining a Light on Play

KaBOOM! is teaming up with TODAY Anchors Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie to "Shine a Light" on the importance of play in Passaic, NJ.

Help us transform Christoper Columbus Park in Passaic, NJ

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Hop 'n' Roll with Gymboree and KaBOOM!

To celebrate the launch of Hop ‘n’ Roll and the power of everyday play, Gymboree and KaBOOM! are partnering together to raise money to help 10,000 kids get active play every day.

Learn how you can save play during playtime

KaBOOM! is
the national non-profit dedicated to ensuring that all kids get a childhood filled with the balanced and active play needed to thrive

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Play Everywhere

KaBOOM! creates and catalyzes great places to play. Cities need to be designed with opportunities to play everywhere.

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Play Advocates

KaBOOM! inspires and empowers influential individuals and leaders to promote and protect play.

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Changing the Conversation

KaBOOM! elevates the play movement through thought leadership and educates the nation about the importance of play.

Find great places to play near you with the Map of Play!

The Map of Play is a community generated guide to playspaces across the country. You can find playspaces near your location or add a new playspace and help other people find great places to play wherever they may be!

Find or add a playspace today!

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Our Partners

More than 275 companies have partnered with KaBOOM! to bring play to underserved children. As a result, our partners have engaged employees, empowered communities, built stronger brands and given children the childhood they deserve.

We can't do it alone; become a partner today

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