Press Room


For all media inquiries:
LeAnn Taylor

Key KABOOM! facts
Founded 1996
CEO James Siegal
Founder Darell Hammond
Office Washington, D.C.
# of playspaces built or improved * over 17,000
# of kids served * over 11 million
# of volunteers engaged * over 1.5 million
* Since founding. Current as of December 2017

Media Coverage

Every kid should have access to a playground
Sesame Workshop: Joan Ganz Cooney Center, May 2020
How COVID-19 Is Changing Our Perspective on Playgrounds
Architectural Digest, April 2020
Three Things Nonprofits Should Prioritize in the Wake of COVID-19
Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR), April 2020
KABOOM! CEO James Siegal interviewed on The Business of Giving podcast
The Business of Giving, April 2020
Rigamajig offers innovative play and stem learning for kids
FOX 5 DC, March 2020

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