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Grants

Opportunities to help communities take bold steps toward beginning or completing playspace projects

Creative Play Grants

Dr Pepper Snapple & KaBOOM! are excited to offer Imagination Playground™ and Rigamajig grants to qualifying U.S.-based organizations.

For more information about Let’s Play, visit letsplay.com.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Let's Play

 

Let's Play Imagination Playground Grant

Imagination Playground™ is an innovative design in play equipment that encourages creativity, communication, and collaboration in play. With a collection of custom-designed, oversized blue foam parts, Imagination Playground™ provides a changing array of elements that allow children to turn their playground into a space constantly built and re-built by their imagination.

Learn more about Imagination Playground™.

Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with deadlines at the end of each month.

Eligibility: Municipalities and child-serving nonprofit organizations.

Applicant must:

  • Demonstrate need for Imagination Playground™ in a Cart set.
  • Give evidence of available space and the ability to maintain the Imagination Playground™ in a Cart set.
  • Give anticipated impact that Imagination Playground™ in a Cart will have on the community and increased play opportunities.
  • Show demonstrated impact on low income areas and the number of children the Imagination Playground™ in a Cart set will serve.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Contact: If you have any questions about the application process, please email grants@kaboom.org with “Imagination Playground™ Grant” in subject line.

 


 

Let’s Play Rigamajig Grants

Rigamajig is a collection of wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and rope allow that children to follow their curiosity while playing. There are no wrong answers, and while the pieces can come together as a crane used to convey buckets or materials, they can also become a giraffe, monster, robot, airplane or just a “thingy.”

For more information about Rigamajig, go to kaboom.org/rigamajig

Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with deadlines at the end of each month.

Eligibility: KaBOOM! alumni that have demonstrated that they have taken transformative action for play in their community and have the ability to use Rigamajig to bring more play to the kids in the community.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Contact: If you have any questions about the application process, please email grants@kaboom.org with “Rigamajig Grant” in subject line.