Ladies and gentlemen, KaBOOM! is proud to present the winners of the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Imagination Playground™ in a Box Competition!
UL, a leader in product safety testing and certification services for more than 116 years, sponsored a KaBOOM! contest in which three deserving communities could win the innovative new play equipment, “Imagination Playground™ in a Box” designed by David Rockwell.
So, for the past three months, communities across the country have rallied their neighbors to become a "fan" of their local playground in the KaBOOM! Playspace Finder in hopes of winning. Last month, 18 finalists from schools (as far away as Hawaii!), children’s museums, community centers, and parks garnered impressive amounts of community support and were asked to submit full grant proposals. After careful consideration by our judging panel, the winners are:
We’d like to thank everyone who participated in this contest, and know that your support for your favorite park or playground won’t end here. If your favorite playspace didn’t win this time around, you have another chance to win. Details can be found here: http://www.parents.com/playground
Spread the word and see you on the playground!