Join Playtime in raising $6,000, and we’ll get the chance to win a grant of up to $25,000.Read More »
We are thrilled to announce that Axar Management, which owns the Quality Inn overflow shelter on New York Avenue, has stepped up as a hero of play!Read More »
Recent news stories in The Washington Post and The D.C. Line as well as my blog post last month have shed light on the barriers Playtime is encountering in trying to follow the children as D.C. General prepares to close.Read More »
The room was buzzing with anticipation at the start of the preteen program Thursday night at D.C. General. Pictures and cards were placed on a table so that the children could write questions or color photos for Redskins rookie, Vontae Diggs.
Everyone started looking towards the door when Diggs arrived, “Oh! He’s right there!” one boy exclaimed and ran over to check things out.Read More »
As we move from D.C. General Emergency Family Shelter to two additional overflow shelter hotels, we have encountered numerous road blocks around limited space to run our programs.Read More »