Dr Pepper Snapple Group supports child's play with partnership

PLANO, Texas Dr Pepper Snapple Group is supporting kids at play by partnering with nonprofit organization KaBoom! to build playgrounds in communities.

The DPS partnership with KaBoom! will result in 10 new playgrounds in cities including Los Angeles, Houston, Detroit, Indianapolis, Columbus, Ohio, Rogers, Ark., Waco, Texas, Victorville, Calif., and Jacksonville, Fla. DPS brand Mott's will sponsor the second annual "KaBoom! Play Days" from Sept.18 to 26, which supports fit and active lifestyles for children.

"As a company, we strive to make a difference in the communities in which we do business," said Larry Young, president and CEO of DPS.  "Because play is so important for ensuring the next generation is healthy and fit, we're expanding our partnership with KaBoom! this year to ensure more families nationwide have great places to play."

To learn more about the DPS and KaBoom! partnership, visit www.drpeppersnapple.com.