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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 […]

Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico Playground

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In April, Carter’s Kids joined Rebuilding Together and Lowe’s in building a playground at the Laguna Village Pueblo in New Mexico. This was a special project, because Lowe’s volunteers from a Lowe’s call station in Albuquerque, bused over an hour to come to the Pueblo each day, to volunteer. The playground featured some brand new […]

Nashville, Tennessee Playground

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In May, Carter’s Kids partnered with Rebuilding Together and Lowe’s in Nashville, Tennessee. This playground was part of the Kickoff To Rebuild, which is a large-scale project that includes building a new playground and also renovating over 15 homes in the East Nashville area. We were also pleased to have Scripps Networks, who own HGTV, […]