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  • Saturday 5/13/23

    • May 13
      10:00AM – 4:00PM
      Cradles to Crayons (C2C) – The Giving Factory
      Add to Calendar 2023-05-13T10:00:00 2023-05-13T16:00:00 America/New_York Yale Day of Service: PA, Philadelphia - Cradles to Crayons, The Giving Factory

      Cradles to Crayons (C2C) provides homeless and other children from low-income families essential items they need to thrive–at home, at school and at play–from birth through age 12.

      How to Support C2C: Help sort and assemble donations at The Giving Factory on 5/13/23 during any of our three 90-minute shifts from 10 AM - 4 PM. If you can, please bring some donations with you to The Giving Factory: Most Needed Items or Other Accepted Items

      Who Can Participate: Yalies, their family members, and friends are all welcome to volunteer. Children ages 5-17 must be accompanied by an adult for the entire shift. Only pre-registered volunteers (see below) will be allowed inside The Giving Factory. Registration must be completed 24 hours before our service on 5/13/23.


      Important Info on Age

      • Adult Volunteers Ages 18 or Older - must register themselves. Please forward/provide the Shift Link info to each adult who wants to volunteer with you.  
      • Child Volunteers Ages 5 thru 17 - must be registered by their parents or legal guardians who should fill in each child's information and answer "No" to the question "Are you over 18 years old?"


      • Register yourself and any guests/children through the Yale Day of Service registration.
      • Register with C2C as outlined below, and pick a shift.
        • C2C Registration - First review the Important Info on Age above. After that, you, your family and friends must use the links below to register for specific shifts at The Giving Factory on 5/13/23. 
        • C2C Shift Registration - Select the 90-minute shift when you want to volunteer: 

      Directions and Parking: The Giving Factory is in a large complex with ample parking. GPS Directions and more detailed info available online.

      • Note: Enter this Business Complex from 2680 S Abbottsford Ave or 2781 Roberts Ave; it is not accessible from Wissahickon Ave.

      Who's Coming?

      Contacts: Kay Tucker Franklin '73 or Claire Streibert '94

      Cradles to Crayons (C2C) – The Giving Factory — 4700 Wissahickon Ave - Suite 142 false