On January 25th, 2016, the Playground Ideas community reached its 1,000th playground. What started with a small band of volunteers building playgrounds along the Thai/Burma border in 2007 has grown into a global network of play advocates. Meet the people who made it happen.
From coffee, to wine, to meaningful gifts, we’ve partnered with generous companies and artisans this holiday season to provide goods to fill your shopping list and fund our cause. When you purchase one of our holiday gifts, you’re helping build a world where all kids, regardless of where they’re born, can experience the joy of childhood play. Your gift enables us to keep our resources open-source and free for anyone, anywhere.
For the table
From now until Dec. 20, get 30% off a case of Kooks 2012 Shiraz from the Barossa Valley with proceeds benefiting Playground Ideas. Great wine at a great price benefitting a great cause? Win-win-win.
The first 100 customers will receive a bonus $30 voucher of Five Senses Coffee. (Offer only available to customers in Australia.)
For under the treeOn the hunt for the perfect gift for that person who already has everything? Make a donation online in their honor and download one of our beautiful illustrated cards to give to your loved one. Starting at just $10, these cards make the perfect stocking stuffers.
Get two gifts for the price of one – the first 100 donors at the $50 level in Australia will receive a a bonus $30 voucher of Five Senses Coffee. (psst…we won’t tattle if you keep it for yourself.)
An exclusive offer from Kooks Wines and Playground Ideas
Posted by Elizabeth Moreno
Wouldn’t it be great if just by buying your wines for Christmas and New Year you could simultaneously support thousands of kids around the world?!
Well here at Playground Ideas, we are working together with the good folks at Kooks Wines to enable you to do just that. We have a super special Christmas offer, available only until the 20th December (offer only available to customers in Australia.)
Here’s the deal: Buy 12 bottles of Kooks 2012 Shiraz from the Barossa Valley for just $119 plus postage. That’s a HUGE saving of 30% off a cracking wine, rated 92/100 by the Dan Murphy’s wine panel. A wine that has been rated in the top 1% of wines at the $15 price range.
Not only that, but the first 100 cases of wine bought will also receive a $30 voucher of freshly roasted Five Senses coffee, delivered to your door! (Not a coffee drinker? Give it to your sister for Christmas!)
All profits go directly to Playground Ideas, enabling up to 20,000 kids around the world to have access to wonderful locally made playgrounds.
This is really an amazing offer, and only available for a short time. So get in now, get your Christmas wine sorted, share the offer with your friends, and do some good this Christmas!
There’s no excuse to drink bad wine. Click below to get on board with this offer which is only valid until the 20th December. Only $10 postage per dozen for delivery right to your door. (Offer only available to the good people of Australia.)
How many dozen?
They’re Back! Playground Ideas Christmas Cards
Posted by Elizabeth Moreno
Spread a little play this Christmas season. Once again we're selling beautiful handmade cards featuring playground shots from around the world.
Cards are handmade by Melbourne primary kids and all proceeds benefit Playground Ideas, spreading access to play to children around the world.
Eack pack with 5 different cards with envelopes is $20 AUD. Postage in Australia is an additional $3 and internationally an extra $7. Cards are archive quality photos on premium paper. To order, email marcus(at)playgroundideas(dot)org.
Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas from the Playground Ideas Crew!