Where: Boscov's, Exton Mall
What: Drop off donations of new school supplies, along with new and nearly new children's clothing, shoes, books, toys, baby equipment, and new baby hygiene items. Enjoy arts & crafts for kids, food, raffles, and free samples of TCBY and Chick-fil-A.
Purchase a paper backpack pin for $1.00 at any register from September 15-29. Purchase a Boscov's Friends Helping Friends shopping pass for $5 to recieve 25% off your purchase, valid on October 16, 2012 at all Boscov's locations. All proceeds benefit Cradles to Crayons. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Why: A National Retail Federation survey found that the average American family spent over $600 for school supplies in 2011. When families are struggling to put food on their tables, buying school supplies for their children is luxury they just can't afford. Cradles to Crayons proivdes these essential items so that children in this area have the essentials they need to thrive - at home, at school, and at play.