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"Play is invaluable in returning a sense of safety, normalcy, and health." Courtney, KaBOOM! Project Manager

About KaBOOM!

KaBOOM! works to bring balanced and active play into the daily lives of all children, particularly those growing up in poverty in America. We do this by creating great places to play, inspiring communities to promote and support play and driving the national discussion about the importance of play in fostering healthy and productive lives.

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What We Do

There is a Play Deficit in America and it is harming our children. We fight this deficit by constructing innovative kid-inspired playspaces, sharing our knowledge and tools, and building a national movement to save play.
Our programs
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Who We Are

We are peppy, purple-adorned people who passionately promote the power of play! We’ve grown from a 2-person operation in the back of a deli to a national nonprofit that’s over 80 staff members strong.
Our story
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KaBOOM! in the News

Our culture
KaBOOM! has been named one of the 50 best nonprofits to work for, two years in a row!
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Partner With Us

Our partners help us create new playgrounds and spread the word about the importance of PLAY by supporting our advocacy efforts, media and public relations, and online community and training platforms.
How we partner
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