"Big Kids with Sticks" Raced in Annual Dragon Boat Festival to Benefit Local Children's Hospital
In support of our Mission & Values, PlayCore employees from both the downtown Chattanooga and Fort Payne offices participated in the annual Dragon Boat Festival to benefit the Children's Hospital at Erlanger. This year's team raised over $3,300 from a multitude of fundraising events. This year's Dragon Boat Team, Big Kids with Sticks, placed fourth with our best finish ever!
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Dero Zap: Oregon State Launches New Bike Commuter Rewards Program
Research shows the many ways that bicycling can increase health, equitable transportation, reduce pollution, and offer a practical resource for transportation.
Recently, Oregon State University is starting a new program to encourage more students and employees to bike to the Corvallis campus using Dero ZAP. This program, called ZAP Oregon State helps cyclists track their trips and earn prizes for biking to OSU. Most importantly, the program promotes health and fitness all while reducing parking and traffic congestion on campus.
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Placemaking Magazine - first issue released
Placemaking is more than the latest buzzword. The concept is both a process and a philosophy born from community ideals and the embracing of public spaces as a vehicle for people to meet, intereact, breath fresh air, exercise, and promote well-being.
Read the first issue of our new publication, Placemaking, to learn more about the latest placemaking trends such as playful trails, dog parks, as well as uncover new ideas and additions to bring people and activity to place.