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Frankfort Playground

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Frankfort Michigan has a brand new, very large and fun playground thanks to Carter’s Kids and a local fifth grader Helen Erginkara who spearheaded the initiative by getting her community to raise the necessary funds to build a playground in her hometown. Carter’s Kids came to Northern Michigan to construct the playground and helped with […]

Miami Playground

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Carter’s Kids kicked off 2012 with a great new playground at the John G. Dupuis Elementary School in Miami, Florida. This play space was another playground build sponsored by the Lowe’s Foundation and in partnership with Rebuilding Together. The elementary school badly needed new playground equipment and Carter’s Kids was happy to be able to […]

Denver Playground

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More than 250 volunteers from Rebuilding Together and National Sponsors: Lowe’s, Cricket Wireless, CBRE, Carter Oosterhouse’s Carter’s Kids, HUD, Wells Fargo, Encana, Denver Office of Strategic Partnerships, HGTV, DIY Network, and Kmart, will revitalize the Barnum community. Volunteers will perform critical improvements to more than 30 homes, distribute educational resources, and focus on comprehensive health […]

Indiana, Pennsylvania Playground

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Carter’s Kids traveled to Indiana, Pennsylvania in August of 2011 to build a very unique play area. The playground was built for an Indiana County Headstart Program that has children ages 2 to 5 that attend the program. They worked very closely with the Carter’s Kids designers to build a play space that was as […]

Dallas Playground

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Last weekend, HGTV host Carter Oosterhouse stood in a Dallas gymnasium and got to announce the arrival of superstar Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade. While not one of their hometown players, Wade was in town for the NBA’s All-Star weekend, and the duo received cheers not only for their on-camera talents, but for the time […]

Tampa Playground

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September of 2011 brought Carter’s Kids to the Progress Village area of Tampa, Florida. Earlier in the year, Progress Village had sustained extensive storm damage to the area. Carter’s Kids was fortunate to join Rebuilding Together in helping to revitalize this community. Sponsored by Lowe’s, Rebuilding Together renovated 5 homes in the area and Carter’s […]

Dallas Superbowl Build

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1,000 volunteers, including NFL players and other celebrities helped make repairs to a dozen homes near Arlington’s Speer Elementary School.

San Fernando Playground

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In July of 2011, Carter’s Kids built a playground in San Fernando, CA at the Nueva Esperanza Charter Academy. With sponsorship provide by the Lowe’s Foundation, Carter’s Kids joined Rebuilding Together and the Environmental Media Association on this community project. Rebuilding Together provided home renovations for 3 homes in San Fernando, the EMA built a […]