Playworks

To improve the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play. We improve school climates, rescue recess and help regain lost teaching time.

Playworks
380 Washington St
Oakland, CA 94607
United States
(503) 928-8686
http://www.playworks.org

Pacific NW Executive Director

Jonathan Blasher

Management Team

Elizabeth Cushing, David Carroll, David Gallagher, Catherine Ramer

Board of Directors

Jill Vialet, Mark Sieler, Randy Drake, Dru DeSantis, Kim Tanner, Sherrie Deans, Marlon Evans, Roger King, Lisa Evans, Aenor Sawyer, Scott Goodman, Krisin Hull, Peter Soorenko, Joy Weiss

Project Leaders

Jonathan Blasher

Mission

To improve the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play. We improve school climates, rescue recess and help regain lost teaching time.

Programs

We provide direct services to schools by sending one full-time adult "coach" to each site to run our daily 5-component program. We also provide train-the-trainer services for schools, youth development groups and other groups.

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