Delivering happiness and support to hospitals
Across the country
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About Crayons4Kids

"It all started with a box."

Crayons4Kids is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to brightening the lives of hospitalized children across America. We donate crayons, coloring books, toys, and games to hospitals all over the U.S.

  • 2001

    The Humble Beginnings

    It all began with Emily and Matt's box on a porch, left out to collect crayons and books for children in the hospital their dad worked at. Neighbors left all sorts of things to contribute to the mission.

  • December 2012

    How Far C4K Has Come

    Their reach expanded beyond their local hospital to Kalamazoo, Los Angeles, Boston, and Philadelphia. C4K has collected more than 115,000 new crayons, 10,000 coloring books and 5,700 games and toys.

  • December 2012

    New Website

    C4K outgrew its old website so it got a new one! It's now easier than ever to follow C4K adventures and join in on the cause. Please feel free to browse, enjoy, and contribute!

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