Landscape Structures, Kiwanis International Award Iola Kiwanis $25,000 in Playground Equipment through Make a Difference Through Play contest
June 21, 2013 — Iola Kiwanis in Iola, Kan., was chosen as the winner of the international Make a Difference Through Play contest for their essay submission describing why their community needs a new playground. The contest was sponsored by Landscape Structures Inc. and Kiwanis International, and will award the Iola Kiwanis club $25,000 in playground equipment from Landscape Structures.
The $25,000 award will allow the community to create a playground that will accommodate children and families with special needs. By collaborating with other local organizations—M.O.M., Iola Pride Committee, Iola Wal-Mart volunteers and many more—Iola Kiwanis plans to install a safe and inclusive play environment that will welcome all abilities, and provide an enjoyable place to play.