Crayons to Computers

Posted August 18, 2019

Name of Non-Profit Organization *

Crayons to Computers

Today's Date: *

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Organization's website

http://www.crayons2computers.org

EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *

311507076

What year did your organization receive it's non-profit status? *

1997

Address *

1350 TENNESSEE AVE
CINCINNATI, OH 45229-1014
United States

County *

Hamilton

Your Name *

Betsy Wilson

Your Title *

Director of Development

Your email address *

bwilson@crayons2computers.org

Your Phone Number

(513) 482-3290

Executive Director's Name *

Amy Cheney

Executive Director's email address *

acheney@crayons2computers.org

What is the mission of your organization?

Crayons to Computers exists to level the playing field in the classroom by providing students in need the tools to succeed in school.

Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *

  • (3) Children
  • (5) Education

Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists?

It is a sobering reality that Cincinnati is one of the poorest cities in the country. The overall poverty rate in Cincinnati is nearly 30% compared to 14% nationally. According to the US Census Bureau, almost 45% of children in the city of Cincinnati live below the federal poverty level and across the region, nearly 20% of children live below the poverty level. Families struggling to put food on their table cannot prioritize purchasing school supplies.

Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *

Yes, Grades 6 – 12

List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.

http://www.crayons2computers.org/volunteer

Volunteer coordinator

Dave Hicks

Volunteer coordinator's email address

dhicks@crayons2computers.org

Volunteer coordinator's phone number

(513) 482-3290