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Lemberg Children's Center
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Brandeis University
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Playground Fundraising

So Far       

  • So far, our alumni have collectively donated $35,000!
  • The wonderful Firefly Scientists' Foundation has given $50,000 and pledged $50,000 more!
  • The achievement of $135,000 exceeded our original goal, but to reach the $200,000 needed, we still have a lot to go!                                                                                                                                                                                            

Support Lemberg

Now, with the creation of a new building and play space, your support is needed more than ever.

Construction of the New Lemberg Center and Playground

Over the years the demand for Lemberg’s services has grown and we have become an integral part of Brandeis’ educational mission. As a result, a new building was opened on June 10, 2014, which will enable us to almost double the number of children we serve to 70. In addition there will be more opportunities for Brandeis students and availability for community activities at the new center.

Our building is completed, but our playgrounds are not. To complete the new center and playground, we are seeking $125,000 for a playground that will match the innovativeness of the rest of our program.

center sketch in color

Potential Features of the New Playground:

  • use of the natural terrain, trees, rocks, and plants
  • water running downhill over rocks ending into a sand box with easy drainage
  • garden boxes where children can learn to grow food

Some Samples of Natural Playgrounds

Montessori natural landscapes

Natural Landscapes & Wood Structures, from Montessori Education Magazine

woods at PSU

Playground with Woods at Penn State University

Sandplay area at Penn State

Sand Play at Penn State University - Design by Joanne Hiromura & Mike Lindstrom

Bridge at UNH

Bridge & Climbing Rocks at University of New Hampshire