Philadelphia

Ready for School

Ready for School lays the foundation for school success by supplying children with the basics they need to succeed in the classroom.

Participate in Ready for School by volunteering, donating funds & supplies, or bringing your corporate group to Backpack-A-Thon to stuff 22,000 backpacks for kids in need.
 

Thank you to our sponsors:



 


 

 

Help the Youngest Children We Serve

Gear Up for Baby recognizes the specialized needs of the youngest children we serve – those aged 0 to 24 months. Help us help babies in need across the region by donating funds, time, and baby product.

Visit our Virtual Baby Shower to find out how you can help!

Most Needed Items

Most Needed Items are immediate needs of children's essential items in our warehouse. The most prevalent out-of-stock items are new underwear & socks, pants, winter coats, and books. 

Click here for details about our out-of-stock items.

Does Your Family Need Assistance?

If you are an individual that needs assistance, we want to help. Please consult our list of social service agencies to find a partner agency in your neighborhood.

If you are an agency looking for support, become a distribution partner.

Thank You to our Donors

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Philadelphia

Cradles to Crayons serves as a resource for communities in-need and a hub of civic engagement in Philadelphia.

Cradles to Crayons provides children from birth through age 12 living in homeless 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.

Upcoming Events

Aug
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Aug
23
2014
Community Based Event
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