Friday, May 19, 2017 10:00a -
Metroplex Shopping Center
2200 Chemical Road
Plymouth Meeting , PA 19462
WHAT: Philadelphia’s premiere family philanthropic organization, Cradles to Crayons, in partnership with The Goldenberg Group’s People Helping People Foundation, is hosting its 4th Annual Metroplex May Day. On May 19th, the public is encouraged to clean out their closets and support Cradles to Crayons’ Spring Greening initiative by donating children’s essential items to Cradles to Crayons.
Metroplex May Day will take place at the Metroplex Shopping Center, in the ULTA parking lot. Cradles to Crayons volunteers will be collecting and sorting various donated essential items for Greater Philadelphia’s children, ages 0-12, who are living in low income or homeless situations. Acceptable donated items include, but are not limited to, new or gently used clothing, shoes, coats, diapers, baby equipment, school supplies, books and toys.
WHEN: Friday, May 19th, 2017
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
WHERE: Metroplex Shopping Center
2200 Chemical Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 (ULTA Parking Lot)
OTHER: If you cannot attend Metroplex May Day, but still wish to donate, please visit:
About Cradles to Crayons
Cradles to Crayons launched in 2002 and has operations in Boston, Philadelphia, and Chicago. The nonprofit 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. They supply these items free of charge by engaging and connecting communities that have with communities that need. Cradles to Crayons mobilizes communities of plenty on behalf of communities of need, recycling and reusing high-quality children’s goods and engaging thousands of youth and adults in tangible service activities each year that benefit local children. For more information go to www.cradlestocrayons.org/philadelphia