Our Dream Playground
Our new step-by-step project planner offers the money and know-how to make your playground dreams come true.
Tools and Resources
Get funding, learn the nuts and bolts of building a great place to play, and improve your local playground.
Become a Community Partner
Build a great place to play for your community with the help of your neighbors, friends, KaBOOM! and our Funding Partners.
Save Play in Your Community
Get tips, ideas, and inspiration for making your community more playful.
Playful City USA
Our Playful City USA program recognizes cities and towns that embrace play as a priority.
Our collection of books will inspire you to bring more play to your family, neighborhood, and community at large.
What We Do
KaBOOM! is a national nonprofit dedicated to saving play for America’s children.
Who We Are
We are peppy, purple-adorned people who passionately promote the power of play!
Partner With Us
Our partners help us to create new playgrounds and to spread the word about the importance of PLAY.
America's Most Playful Family Contest
Does your family participate in sports? Hike together? Play at the nearby park or playground? Then join us to celebrate the importance of why play matters—for kids, parents, grandparents, guardians, families of all kinds—by showing the world how your family loves to play!
Cartwheel, sprint or flip your way into the contest by capturing photos and stories that showcase fun ways your family stays active and you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of more than 1,000 prizes, including the most playful vacation of them all—a GRAND PRIZE trip for four to Walt Disney World® Resort or Disneyland® Resort.
This contest was made possible by the generous support of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts.
Learn more about Walt Disney Parks and Resorts corporate citizenship.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. America’s Most Playful Family Contest is open to legal US residents of the 50 US/DC age 18+ and is subject to Official Rules posted at kaboom.org/playfulfamily/rules. See Official Rules for complete entry and judging details and prize descriptions. Contest begins 1/28/14 and ends 5/26/14. Entry submission period begins 1/28/14 and ends 3/16/14. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: KaBOOM!, Inc.