Sassafras All Children’s Playground Wins Community Enhancement Award at 2017 TCREW Champion Awards

News posted May 02, 2017 - 10:23 am

Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department is proud to announce Sassafras All Children’s Playground project has been selected as a 2017 winner of the Community Enhancement Award at the 19th Annual TCREW Champion Awards. Nominees and winners were recognized by a record crowd of more than 600 business and real estate leaders in the Triangle at the annual awards luncheon at Embassy Suites in Cary, N.C. on April 25, 2017. The event was presented in partnership with sponsors Colliers International, Glover Corporation, McDonald York Building Company, Town of Chapel Hill, Triangle Business Journal and Wells Fargo.
The TCREW Champion Awards recognizes companies, individuals and projects in the Triangle’s real estate community who have characterized excellence, innovation and leadership in 11 categories. Since 1998, the TCREW Champion Awards has honored excellence in the Triangle’s Real Estate community, representing the most innovative and accomplished projects and leaders in the real estate community.

About Sassafras All Children’s Playground
Sassafras All Children’s playground is located in Laurel Hills Park, 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh. Children of all abilities enjoy the playground which offers a variety of inclusive play experiences. The 3.5 acre site includes traditional play equipment like swings and slides and a basketball court with adjustable hoop height, but also incorporates many other unique features including accessible elevated decking and a pair of 50-foot-long zip lines. This one-of-a-kind playground provides children of all abilities, the chance to swing and slide and giggle and glide.

Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women (“Triangle CREW”) was formed in 1996 to provide a forum for meeting and building relationships in the Triangle market through effective member networking, committee work and mentoring. Triangle CREW also provides up-to-date information on commercial real estate through a high quality program of guest speakers, panels and forums. Triangle CREW was formally established in 1996 with 21 charter members and today has over 150 members representing 32 disciplines within the commercial real estate industry. For more information, visit our website at

For more information, contact

  • Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources, 919-996-3285
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