City of Amory Awarded $20,000 Let’s Play Grant

AMORY, MSDr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) and national non-profit KaBOOM! awarded AMORY, MS a $20,000 Let’s Play City Construction Grant as announced today acheter viagra g. Amory received the grant because it was selected as a 2013 Playful City USA community by KaBOOM! on May 7 and will use the grant to build a new playground with community involvement.

The grant is part of Let’s Play, a community partnership led by Dr Pepper Snapple Group to get kids and families active nationwide. In 2011, as part of Let’s Play, Dr Pepper Snapple Group made a $15 million, three-year commitment to KaBOOM!, the national non-profit saving play by ensuring there is a great place to play within walking distance of every child. Together through Let’s Play, Dr Pepper Snapple Group and KaBOOM! will build or fix up 2,000 playgrounds by the end of 2013, benefiting an estimated five million children across North America.

For more information, visit the article on the Monroe County Journal, or view the Press Release PDF!

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