When people inquire about volunteering at Cradles to Crayons, they’re amazed at how widely our services are needed. When they come here to help, they’re also amazed to actually be filling orders for specific children, and to know exactly how many children and families they helped that day. At Cradles to Crayons, the feeling of fulfillment you get from helping your neighbors makes volunteering even more personal.
Learn more about Giving Corps opportunities below.
Give in Your Community
Teen Leadership Corps (TLC)
TLC is a fun way for middle and high school students to get further involved in community service with Cradles to Crayons. The Teen Leadership Corps Program Calendar has three sessions per year. Each session is three months long.
This program is a way for adults to consistently participate at Cradles to Crayons, while fitting it into their own schedules. Champion Volunteer Leaders help lead volunteers at various processing stations throughout the warehouse.
As an intern in our departmental and summer programs, you will have the opportunity to gain the leadership skills it takes to be successful inside and outside of the nonprofit world. Internships are offered in 12-week, semester-long sessions.
Young Professionals Group
Geared towards members aged 21-35, the group offers a space to engage with like-minded peers and the community in a meaningful way that supports Cradles to Crayons’ mission by growing our network of supporters and friends.