Take Action for Play

Take Action for Play

Take Action for Play

How can YOU bring play back to your community? Saving play can start with something as simple as a bucket of sidewalk chalk.

We want to empower you to take action and connect you to other moms, dads, teachers, and community advocates who want to give all children the time and space to play. Join us!

Save Play in Your Community

Get tips, ideas, and inspiration for making your community more playful.
» Pledge to Save Play
» Read our blog, Play Today
» Take an online training

Is Your City Playful?

Playful City USA communities are committed to taking action for play, and they qualify for $2 million in grants.
» Learn about Playful City USA
» See best practices for Playful Cities
» List of 2013 Playful City USA Cities

KaBOOM! Community

Connect and share with other folks who are trying to bring play to their communities.
» See what’s new
» Join our community
» Join a discussion group
Host a Play Day
Bring old-fashioned fun to your neighborhood! Get started with our free Play Day resources.
» Learn more
Why Play Matters
Take it from the experts: Play is not a luxury, but a basic human need.
» Browse studies and research
Volunteer for Play
Looking for one-day service projects for an eager group of volunteers?
» Get ideas