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"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

Keeping the Gulf Coast Open for Play

KaBOOM!, alongside tens of thousands of volunteers, has built over 194 playgrounds in the Gulf Coast, serving 293,929 kids.

Learn more about Operation Playground

Rebuilding the Gulf Coast with Shovel in Tri-Black

Buy a commemorative Operation Playground tee! All proceeds from the shirts will help KaBOOM! continue its work along the Gulf Coast and respond to kids in other communities when it is most needed.

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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

Dr Pepper Snapple Group

Foresters

The CarMax Foundation

JetBlue

Disney

Gymboree

Morgan Stanley

Yokohama Tire Corporation Names National Non-Profit KaBOOM! as LPGA Charity Recipient

Kimberly-Clark

Valpak

Humana Foundation