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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 […]

Williamsburg, Michigan Carter’s Kids Charity Golf Event

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In August of 2014, Carter’s Kids hosted their 4th Annual Carter’s Kids Charity Golf Event at Lochenheath Golf Club. The weather was perfect and the golfers all had a great time. The golf event has become such a popular event that we had to close the signups, weeks in advance. The golf portion of the […]

Traverse City, Michigan 3rd Annual Carter’s Kids Fun Run

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In July of 2014, The National Cherry Festival in Traverse City, Mi hosted the 3rd Annual Carter’s Kids Fun Run. Traverse City, Michigan is the hometown of Carter Oosterhouse and Cherry Festival is a premiere event that features a Festival of Races.  The Carter’s Kids Fund Run has grown in just 3 short years to […]

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 […]

4th Annual Carter’s Kids Charity Golf Event

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In August, Carter’s Kids hosted their 4th Annual Carter’s Kids Charity Golf Event to benefit Carter’s Kids. The event was held at Lochenheath Golf Club and thanks to all of our supporters, the event was sold out! Carter’s Kids wants to give a special thank you to our lead sponsors for the golf event…Cambria….Lake Michigan […]