This summer, set aside an hour each day to put down your smartphone, turn off the TV, and take your kids out to play. Regular outdoor play will: Prevent summer learning loss: Play encourages problem-solving, develops creativity, and has a positive impact on academic achievement. Keep you fit: Play is a major source of physical activity for children, and it can be for parents too! Make you…
On April 27, one of the strongest tornadoes on record destroyed much of the town of Phil Campbell, Alabama. 28 people died in the storm - including teachers and classmates of the kids at Phil Campbell Elementary School. To add insult to catastrophe, the tornado took their only playground—the TOWN’s only playground. The slides were twisted, the swing set, broken. The kids’ best chance to be…
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With your support, Kaboom can provide an Imagination Playground like this one to the kids in Phil Campbell, Alabama.
The Phil Campbell Elementary School yard.
The kids in Phil Campbell love playing basketball - even without a hoop.
Phil Campbell, Alabama elementary school students in front of their now nearly empty school yard.