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Playgrounds in Detroit, Michigan

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On August 6th, Carter’s Kids completed 2 new playgrounds at Pulaski Elementary School in Detroit. The playgrounds were funded by Quicken Loans and we thank them for their support! Pulaski Elementary Playground Videos Carter’s Kids and a team of volunteers came together to build a great new playground for a Detroit, Michigan school.    

Raleigh, North Carolina Playground

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In October of 2014, the town of Garner, right outside of Raleigh, North Carolina brought in Carter’s Kids to build a brand new playground in one of their city parks. This playground was built in a beautiful wooded park site, that badly needed to have a place for the neighborhood children to play. Thanks to […]

Phoenix, Arizona Playground

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For the 5th year in a row, Carter’s Kids built a playground at the site of the Super Bowl.   January of 2015, found us in Phoenix, Arizona for a very special playground project.  The playground location was a program that takes in children who had to be removed from their homes, due to abuse […]

Washington, DC Playground

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Washington D.C. was the location for an April of 2014 playground build for Carter’s Kids. We partnered with a charter school called the Hope Lamond School and designed a playground that would give their children a very special place to play. At our playground ribbon-cutting ceremony, we were joined by some local political dignitaries and […]

Chicago, Illinois Playground

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Also in May of 2014, the South Side of Chicago was the site of a Carter’s Kids playground build. We had the great fortune of getting to work with an amazing school, called the O’Keeffe School. The entire administrative staff, teachers and students at O’Keeffe were amazing! When we arrived, the only area they had […]

Sacramento, California Playground

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Also in November of 2014, Carter’s Kids went across the country to Sacramento, Ca. This playground project was very unique, the setting was Soil Born Farms, which is an organic farm which raises multiple types of produce, as well as being a teaching farm for children’s school and community groups. So our goal was to […]

Traverse City, Michigan Playground

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In early November of 2014, Carter’s Kids went to Carter’s Kids hometown of Traverse City and built a playground for the great people of East Bay Township. Grace Macdonald Park was the location for this playground and while the weather was cold and damp, there was an amazing group of local volunteers that worked extremely […]

NYC Basketball Court on Good Morning America

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In early May of 2014, Carter’s Kids traveled to New York City to film a project for GOOD MORNING AMERICA. We were extremely happy to be asked to build a brand new basketball court for NewFlex, which is a basketball program run by the amazing Nesta Felix. Nesta’s programs help to keep kids off the […]

Boston, Massachusetts Playground

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June saw Carter’s Kids travel to the East Coast of the United States to build a great new playground at a community center in Boston, Massachusetts. The playground that we were able to build at this Community Center, was built specifically for children ages 2-5. This tot-lot, filled a huge need for both the Community […]