The Homeless Children’s Playtime Project

$25,000 Grant Recipient

Jamila Larson
Founder

THE HOMELESS CHILDREN’S PLAYTIME PROJECT
Washington D.C.

ABOUT THE HOMELESS CHILDREN’S PLAYTIME PROJECT

The Homeless Children’s Playtime Project cultivates resilience in children experiencing family homelessness by providing and expanding access to transformative play experiences. They collaborate with transitional housing and emergency shelters across Washington, D.C., where they create safe and fun play spaces inside shelters where children live. More than 120 weekly volunteers dedicate their time, serving as playmates and mentors to children from 6 months to 12 years old. Visit: www.playtimeproject.org