Summer of Service Award

$1,000 YSA Summer of Service Award To Help C2C

Alexa Cohen was recently selected as a 2014 Summer Service Award winner by Youth Service America (YSA).  Alexa was selected for the award due to her ongoing collection of donated items to benefit Cradles to Crayons, as well as the time she volunteers to further the cause of the organization.  Alexa received a $1,000 award [...]

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school supplies

Montessori Community School of Newtown Donates School Supplies

Thanks to the Montessori Community School of Newtown for their donation of brand new school supplies!  Donations were collected during the school’s back to school night.  The donated supplies will help kids in need throughout Philadelphia.

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September 2014 donations

Lots Of Stuff Heading to C2C!

We’ve collected so much stuff lately that we needed a truck to get it all down to Cradles to Crayons’ warehouse in Conshohocken!  There will be lots of new moms that now have the things they need for their babies and kids across the area will hopefully be able to use all the clothing, books [...]

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2014 backpack a thon

Another Fun and Successful Backpack-A-Thon

I had another chance this year to be part of Cradles to Crayon’s annual Backpack-A-Thon at Lincoln Financial Field.  It’s amazing how quickly thousands of backpacks can be filled with new school supplies for kids in need throughout the area.  I think they filled 22,000 backpacks in less than two hours!  This year I was [...]

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Cradles to Crayons MAVS Drive

Upper Makefield Mavs Collection

Join the Upper Makefield MAVS 12U baseball team as they team up to collect new and gently used children’s clothing for Cradles to Crayons! The collection will take place on Saturday July 12th and Sunday July 13th from 9am – 5pm at George’s Field @ Sol Feinstone Elementary School – 1090 Eagle Road in Newtown, [...]

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