Our Partners

The greatest things are achieved by teams

We would not be the company we are today without our talented and passionate network of partners. We partner and collaborate with like-minded scholars and organizations across several areas of expertise, in research, industry, and project development. We believe it is the talent and diversity of our national partners that enables us to bring a holistic perspective to our work with a wide range of experts, decision-makers, funders, and advocates at the local, national, and global level. Through our partnerships, PlayCore brings fresh thinking to the table and applies it to play and recreation environments everywhere. We collaborate with professionals in the fields of diversity and inclusion, conservation, health and wellness, social equity, learning, and childhood development. These partnerships are vital to understanding and advancing play and recreation. They enable us to create programs based not just on theory, but on actual, field-tested research, and to validate our principles. We encourage you to visit them to learn more about their organizations. Our partners work with us across three distinct groups.

Academic

Research, programming, education

Industry

Promoting the value of play and recreation

Strategic

Bringing active behavior to life

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Academic Partners

Supporting independent research and best practice resources to impact the field of knowledge.

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Industry Partners

Our industry partners are some of the most respected organizations in the field of recreation. Their dedication and role in preserving, promoting, and encouraging active lifestyles and the places we go in order to achieve them is tireless, admirable, and life-changing.

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Strategic Partners

The network of strategic partners we’ve built are the fuel that helps bring active lifestyles to the world. Their work helps direct funding to meet the needs of low-income communities, neighborhood revitalization, and immersion in play and recreation to more spaces.

Strategic Partners

Are you interested in partnering with PlayCore?

We partner and collaborate with like-minded scholars and organizations across several areas of expertise, in research, industry, and project development. We believe it is the talent and diversity of our national partners that enables us to bring a holistic perspective to our work with a wide range of experts, decision-makers, funders, and advocates at the local, national, and global level.

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