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  • Frequently Asked Questions | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    batteries and attachments in a Ziplock bag and attach to equipment We cannot accept cribs toddler beds or mattresses at this time Toys action figures scientific and educational toys building sets blocks models dolls please no porcelain musical toys puzzles games riding toys sports balls rackets bats Toys should be clean and contain all pieces instructions and batteries if required We do not accept stuffed animals bikes vehicles large playhouses CDs DVDs VHS computer games violent toys or big plastic toys Hygiene soap shampoo lotion baby poweder toothpaste toothbrushes All supplies must be new and unopened Please click here for a full comprehensive list of items that we can accept and cannot accept What items need to be brand new Socks underwear bathing suits diapers arts and crafts school supplies hygiene products and anything designed to be put in a baby s mouth Where and when can I drop off donations at the Giving Factory Main drop off location 30 Clipper Road W Conshohocken PA 19428 Telephone 215 836 0958 In person drop off hours occur on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 30am 12pm For after hours donations A PACKRAT unit is located in our parking lot for your convenience If donating outside of regular business hours please place donations in the large storage unit Click here for a full list of all drop off locations Does Cradles to Crayons have drop off locations other than the Giving Factory Yes Visit our list of satelitte drop off locations Does Cradles to Crayons do pick ups Cradles to Crayons is unable to do pickups Our model relies on drop offs and on community members hosting collection drives in their own neighborhoods Click here for a list of collection drives near you Learn how you can host your own collection drive What are Cradles to Crayons most needed items Our most needed items depend on the season and current inventory levels Winter coats for example are always in great demand in the cold weather and we try to stock up on them for months in advance Regardless of the season high quality children s clothing is always a crucial need Click here to see a list of our current most needed items Does Cradles to Crayons accept car seats Yes Cradles to Crayons accepts car seats We require car seats to be five years old or younger The manufacturer s date can be found on a sticker or engraved on the back or side of the seat Please inspect the seat for expiration date before donating By law expired car seats and car seats that have been in an accident cannot be used How old do you have to be to volunteer at the Giving Factory Everyone from age 6 on up is welcome to volunteer at the Giving Factory Volunteers 18 years old and under need to have a parent or guardian with them Do 18 year olds need to have a parent with them If they are currently attending high

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/philadelphia/faq (2016-02-10)
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  • Chicago | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    or low income situations with the essential items they need to thrive at home at school and at play We supply these items free of charge by engaging and connecting communities that have with communities that need Where will our donations be going In order to help Chicago children and families in the most effective way possible Cradles to Crayons works directly with other organizations which we call partner organizations This means that Cradles to Crayons does not work directly with families Our partner organizations will include school districts community health centers homeless shelters state agencies early intervention programs head start programs and more In order to be eligible to partner with Cradles to Crayons these organizations must serve families who meet our income eligibility guidelines of experiencing low income and or homelessness as well as work with families who have children between the ages of birth through age 12 Our partner organizations place orders online for specific children based on a needs assessment as well as their age size and unique situation Some of the items that Cradles to Crayons provides are seasonally appropriate clothing footwear books winter coats hats and gloves school art supplies baby items and more The organizations we are excited to be working with are listed below We are and will always be in the process of looking for more organizations to partner with If you currently work for an organization that fits the criteria above please e mail Kayla Furjanic at kfurjanic cradlestocrayons org Northwestern University Settlement House NUSH has comprehensive approach to supporting their neighbors through immediate assistance for short term emergencies providing quality education for children food pantry and family support as well as many other community programs Communities in Schools CIS has been a Chicago staple since 1987 CIS works to

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/chicago (2016-02-10)
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  • Get Involved | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    Corporate Groups Families and Individuals Student and Community Groups The Giving Corps Volunteer FAQ Donate Goods Drop Off Locations 24 Hour Collection Sites Host a Drive Items We Accept Community Volunteer Days Tax Receipt Form C2C News 10th Annual Un Gala Photos Boston 3rd Annual Presidents Day Photos 8th Annual Un Gala Photos Philadelphia Boston Volunteer Photos Teen Leadership Corps Class of 2014 Photo Album Gear Up for Winter Support Gear Up for Winter and help 32 500 kids stay safe this season Click here for ways to get involved 10th Aniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala Thank you to all our 10th Anniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala supporters Get Involved Corporate Engagement Family Leadership Circle Share Your Milestone Calendar of Events and Initiatives Family Recipes for Giving Boston Links About Us Events Directions FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Host a Drive Donate Funds Boston Home Get Involved Cradles to Crayons is about a wide variety of individuals and groups coming together to make a difference in their communities These people and organizations share a focused and all important goal of making life better for children in need Here are just a few ways you can

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/get-involved (2016-02-10)
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  • Family Leadership Circle | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    Up for Winter Un Gala Thank you to all our 10th Anniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala supporters Get Involved Corporate Engagement Family Leadership Circle Share Your Milestone Calendar of Events and Initiatives Family Recipes for Giving Boston Links About Us Events Directions FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Host a Drive Donate Funds Boston Home Get Involved Family Leadership Circle Empowering Children Strengthening Families Building Community The Family Leadership Circle is Cradles to Crayons group of generous and dedicated families who play a critical role in sustaining our mission to provide local children with the essential items they need to thrive Members of the Family Leadership Circle give 1 000 or more annually and receive special acknowledgement as well as opportunities to come together to foster empathy community responsibility and good citizenship in their children through the shared experience of volunteering and giving to children and families in need Why join the Family Leadership Circle I think that families should join the FLC because it s a great way for busy parents and kids to come together to learn about and to actually help families in need As a mother I know what the needs of a growing family are how hard it can be to meet those needs and how quickly they change I like volunteering at C2C because they directly serve individual children and have a high impact tangible effect on children If we can teach our kids at an early age that it is important and satisfying to give to others they will carry that lesson with them into adulthood The FLC is a fun way to teach kids about the benefits of philanthropy Katie Norton FLC Ambassador Benefits of the Family Leadership Circle To find out more about the Family Leadership Circle please contact

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/flc (2016-02-10)
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  • Share Your Milestone | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    for Winter Un Gala Thank you to all our 10th Anniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala supporters Get Involved Corporate Engagement Family Leadership Circle Share Your Milestone Calendar of Events and Initiatives Family Recipes for Giving Boston Links About Us Events Directions FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Host a Drive Donate Funds Boston Home Get Involved Share Your Milestone Are you looking for some other fun and exciting ways to support Cradles to Crayons How about a birthday party baby shower anniversary wedding b nei mitzvah or other milestone event Birthday Star Looking for ways to instill the importance of service in your child Does your child have more toys than he or she can imagine Your party goers can donate new or like new clothing books toys and other essential items in honor of your child s birthday Host a slumber party and ask invitees to bring new pajamas or request that friends bring a new copy of their favorite childhood book Upon dropping off the items a staff member will provide a private tour of the Giving Factory for the birthday star and his or her family Note Summer tours are offfered during the week For summer tours please contact Community Engagement Coordinator Katy DeMoura to schedule your Birthday Star drop off and tour at kdemoura cradlestocrayons org or 617 779 4752 Baby Shower Host a baby shower and have guests bring new baby essentials that will be donated to Cradles to Crayons Guests can also make a financial contribution in lieu of a gift 30 dollars helps provide one baby with the essentials necessary to thrive Join our efforts to provide our most vulnerable population with basic necessities B nei Mitzvah Students preparing to become Bar Bat Mitzvah can honor his or her responsibility for

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/donate-goods/birthday-star (2016-02-10)
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  • 2015 Calendar | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    Directions Donate Funds Donation Tax Receipt Events FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Chicago Get Involved Corporate Engagement Family Leadership Circle Share Your Milestone Calendar of Events and Initiatives Family Recipes for Giving Volunteer Corporate Groups Families and Individuals Student and Community Groups The Giving Corps Volunteer FAQ Donate Goods Drop Off Locations 24 Hour Collection Sites Host a Drive Items We Accept Community Volunteer Days Tax Receipt Form C2C News 10th Annual Un Gala Photos Boston 3rd Annual Presidents Day Photos 8th Annual Un Gala Photos Philadelphia Boston Volunteer Photos Teen Leadership Corps Class of 2014 Photo Album Gear Up for Winter Support Gear Up for Winter and help 32 500 kids stay safe this season Click here for ways to get involved 10th Aniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala Thank you to all our 10th Anniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala supporters Get Involved Corporate Engagement Family Leadership Circle Share Your Milestone Calendar of Events and Initiatives Family Recipes for Giving Boston Links About Us Events Directions FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Host a Drive Donate Funds Boston Home Get Involved 2015 Calendar Home Boston Home Philadelphia Home Chicago Home Privacy Policy Contact Us Sign

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/get-involved/2015calendar (2016-02-10)
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  • Family Recipes for Giving | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    Locations 24 Hour Collection Sites Host a Drive Items We Accept Community Volunteer Days Tax Receipt Form C2C News 10th Annual Un Gala Photos Boston 3rd Annual Presidents Day Photos 8th Annual Un Gala Photos Philadelphia Boston Volunteer Photos Teen Leadership Corps Class of 2014 Photo Album Gear Up for Winter Support Gear Up for Winter and help 32 500 kids stay safe this season Click here for ways to get involved 10th Aniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala Thank you to all our 10th Anniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala supporters Get Involved Corporate Engagement Family Leadership Circle Share Your Milestone Calendar of Events and Initiatives Family Recipes for Giving Boston Links About Us Events Directions FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Host a Drive Donate Funds Boston Home Get Involved Family Recipes for Giving Showcase how your family gives back We are putting together a Family Recipes for Giving page to illustrate the creative ways our C2C families embrace the value of service and support the Cradles to Crayons mission Use the button below to fill out our Family Recipe for Giving form Be sure to include a picture of your family Due to space constraints

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/family-recipes-for-giving (2016-02-10)
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  • Volunteer with Cradles to Crayons | Cradles to Crayons | The Giving Factory
    Community Groups The Giving Corps Volunteer FAQ Donate Goods Drop Off Locations 24 Hour Collection Sites Host a Drive Items We Accept Community Volunteer Days Tax Receipt Form C2C News 10th Annual Un Gala Photos Boston 3rd Annual Presidents Day Photos 8th Annual Un Gala Photos Philadelphia Boston Volunteer Photos Teen Leadership Corps Class of 2014 Photo Album Gear Up for Winter Support Gear Up for Winter and help 32 500 kids stay safe this season Click here for ways to get involved 10th Aniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala Thank you to all our 10th Anniversary Gear Up for Winter Un Gala supporters Volunteer Corporate Groups Families and Individuals Student and Community Groups The Giving Corps Volunteer FAQ Boston Links About Us Events Directions FAQ Volunteer at the Giving Factory Host a Drive Donate Funds Boston Home Volunteer with Cradles to Crayons Every year thousands of volunteers pass through the doors of the Cradles to Crayons Giving Factory warehouse to roll up their sleeves and help disadvantaged young children in Massachusetts Together youth and adults inspect sort and package all new and like new donations into customized KidPacks Anyone age 5 and above can volunteer at the Giving Factory Activities are appropriate and engaging for individuals families student and community groups and corporate groups Our warehouse space allows us to accomodate large numbers of volunteers so it provides an exceptional team building experience for companies Sign up for a 2 hour shift on our website You will work at a volunteer station such as Outfits Toys Library Nursery and more For those who are looking for leadership opportunities within Cradles to Crayons with a regular schedule of volunteer shifts check out our Giving Corps Cradles to Crayons hosts multiple events with sponsorship opportunities that combine philanthropy with volunteer

    Original URL path: https://www.cradlestocrayons.org/boston/volunteer (2016-02-10)
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