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Kennedy Elementary in Brockton, MA Wins the Miracle Recreation® Playground Giveaway

Monett, MO January 16, 2012 Monett, MO USA—Miracle Recreation® is pleased to announce the winner of their “NEW PLAYGROUND GIVEAWAY” is Kennedy Elementary in Brockton, Massachusetts.  Kennedy Elementary is located just south of Boston, MA and is home to over 600 students, ranging from kindergarten to fifth grade. Kennedy was in need of a new, improved playground to replace their old, metal slides and Swings that have been in place since the 1960s, which no longer comply with current safety standards. “Our kids really haven’t been able to utilize the playground equipment in a long time.  In Brockton, many other schools in our district have built new facilities and new playgrounds.  We felt it was time the kids at Kennedy had a new playground, and we knew the only way to get it done was to raise the funds ourselves,” explains Jennifer Giannaros, teacher at Brockton School District and parent of two Kennedy Elementary students. Ms. Giannaros did some research on playground equipment and came across Miracle Recreation’s Playground Giveaway.  After gaining approval from the school principal and garnering support for the cause, Kennedy Elementary entered to win. Ms. Giannaros explained, “We had a ton of support from our community, from the parents to the ... Read more