In honor of Earth Week (April 16-22), we have selected our favorite brands that are beautiful and sustainable. Each time you make a purchase, a portion of the proceeds will benefit Crayon Collection. Giving back while you shop is WONDERFUL! Cleaner safer beauty by Cote. Perfect for little hands too because these wonderful polishes are … Read more Shopping Gone Green -Green Shopping Fundraiser
It’s World Autism Awareness Day. Here at Crayon Collection, we have the world’s most incredible volunteers. These dedicated individuals help us grow and bring joy to children around the world while protecting our precious environment one crayon at a time. We all search for a sense of purpose in our lives, but teenagers and adults … Read more #LightItUpBlue
HELP CRAYON COLLECTION SUPPORT ARTS ADVOCACY DAY MARCH 12-13 It’s Arts Advocacy Day, and today artists and legislatures around the country are convening in Washington D.C. to advocate stronger public support and funding for our arts. Crayon Collection knows that studies prove children perform better in all school subjects when art is a valued part … Read more Take Action – It’s Arts Advocacy Day
Join us this Saturday, March 10th at the ICA/LA from 2pm-4pm for our first Artist led workshop! Several months ago I had breakfast with, Asuka Hisa, the director of learning and engagement at the Institute of Contemporary Art Los Angeles. I shared the Crayon Collection Art Education Curriculum as well as the artist inspired project … Read more Institute of Contemporary Art & Crayon Collection!
Huge thanks to all the journalists who shared the story of the plastic straw ban in Malibu. The world is listening! It’s always wonderful to see your work recognized in the news and printed in the paper. However, this time being newsworthy was different. The story about the plastic straw and cutlery ban in the … Read more going viral…in a great way!
THANK YOU MALIBU! WE DID IT! February 12, 2018 at 10:45pm history was made. The City of Malibu passed a ban on all plastic straws, plastic cutlery and plastic stirrers. This ban will take effect June 2018 and we are so proud to have been a part of it. It all started last March when … Read more About Last Night…Malibu Bans Plastic Straws!
We are kicking off 2018 by donating 8,000 crayons + kindness notes to the children of Uganda thanks to our friends at This Bar Saves Lives. This January, their team will be visiting Uganda to help save the lives of children who are severely malnourished. Our crayons and notes of kindness will bring some joy … Read more New Year, New Country
At Crayon Collection we are blessed to work with incredible people every single day. It is in these daily interactions that amazing opportunities come up. People get involved and support us in ways that leave us speechless. We were speechless at this gift we received. Last month, we were able to (finally) move out of … Read more Makeover!
Newman’s Own has challenged us to raise $1,000 this week in order to be entered to win $2,500. Please give whatever you can – even just the afternoon latte fund! We know we can do it thanks to amazing supporters like you! Hopefully we’ll be one of the lucky winners. DONATE NOW
ROCK AND ROLL is the theme of this Cyber Monday! STING is a beautiful example of why we work so hard to reach children with limited access to the arts. As a child he became obsessed withan old Spanish guitar left behind by a family friend. Music was his escape. Please take a look at this exclusive collection of items that … Read more “Sending Out an SOS” – GIVE & GET SALE!