The Swarthmore Community Center (SCC) is excited to partner with Cradles to Crayons in a borough wide collection. Cradles to Crayons is a local nonprofit organization that combats the effects of poverty faced by children in the Greater Philadelphia area. We will be collecting essential everyday items for disadvantaged children, ages 0-12, in support of their mission. A list of Cradles to Crayons most needed items can be found HERE.
Collection boxes will be placed in the following locations from April 27th-May 11th.
The Swarthmore Community Center, bins located on the side porch
The Creative Living Room
The Swarthmore Coop
T. Bumble , Purchase a new toy, game or puzzle & donate in the collection bin in the store.
Representatives from the SCC will be located in front of Vickie’s at the Swarthmore Fun Fair on May 4th. We’ll be making birthday cards & selling tickets for a chance to win breakfast with Chief Craig at Vicky’s PLUS a ride with the chief in a police car! In addition, on May 9th we will host a Ladies Night Out Quizzo beginning at 7pm, with proceeds donated to Cradles to Crayons. Cash prize presented to the winning team!