Title Sponsor
Crayons to Calculators collects and distributes school supplies to ensure that Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley students head back to school with the tools they need to succeed.
Program Partners
Crayons to Calculators is a collaborative partnership between Education Foundation for the St. Vrain Valley, serving St. Vrain Valley School District, and Impact on Education, serving Boulder Valley School District. Our efforts support over 11,000 students in need each year.
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CRAYONS TO CALCULATORS STARTING STRONG WITH A $10,000 MATCHING GRANT

Our longstanding Crayons to Calculators program, generously supported by Western Disposal, needs your help to ensure that 11,000 Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley students pre-K through 12th grade start school in August well-equipped for success! This year, maybe more than any other, students will need our assistance, and Crayons to Calculators is ready for the […]

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Back to School still means Crayons to Calculators!

Our long-running Crayons to Calculators program, sponsored by Western Disposal, is a heavy lift each summer. Before school starts each August, we provide school supplies to 11,000 students in need across the Boulder Valley School District and St. Vrain Valley School District with the help of hundreds of volunteers logging thousands of hours and dozens of supply […]

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Western Disposal Services | Featured Story
Western Disposal: Crayons to Calculators champion

Crayons to Calculators proudly announces Western Disposal Services as the title sponsor to our county-wide collaborative school supply drive which provides fully stocked backpacks to the students in need in Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley School Districts.

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Sponsors

Sponsorship is a great way to show your company’s support of public education. Please contact Darcy for more information.

How to Help

Thank you for your interest in Crayons to Calculators! Here is how you can get involved:

Donate Money

Help us purchase prepackaged supplies at wholesale prices!

With our wholesale partners, we are able to purchase more supplies, stretching your dollars further. Please know that:

  • $500 = 20 filled High School backpacks
  • $250 = 10 filled Middle School backpacks
  • $100 = 5 filled Elementary backpacks
  • $50 = 3 filled K-2 backpacks
  • $20 = 2 filled Preschool backpacks

 

For cash or check donations, please mail to:

Crayons to Calculators
721 Front Street, Suite A
Louisville, CO 80027

Donate Supplies

We have modified our program substantially to ensure the health and safety of our community and volunteers. This means that we are unable to accept donated supplies this year and will instead need to purchase all of the supplies prepackaged from our wholesale provider.  If you are in a position to make a financial contribution please consider making a donation to Crayons to Calculators. Without the support of individuals like you, we will not be able to provide these critical resources to those in need.

Volunteer

We have modified our program substantially to ensure the health and safety of our community and volunteers. This means that we will not have volunteer opportunities this year and will instead need to purchase all of the supplies prepackaged from our wholesale provider.  If you are in a position to make a financial contribution please consider making a donation to Crayons to Calculators. Without the support of individuals like you, we will not be able to provide these critical resources to those in need. 

Without volunteer opportunities or supply drives this year, there are two ways you can help:

  • Make a financial contribution that we will use to purchase supplies at wholesale prices
  • Host a monetary donation drive for your friends, colleagues, family, & community members
Collection Sites

Please note that we have modified our program to ensure the health and safety of our community and volunteers and will not be accepting donated supplies this year.  We will be purchasing all supplies prepackaged from our wholesale provider.

We are able to provide supplies for students throughout Boulder, Broomfield and Weld County due to the generosity of our community.  Please consider making your business a monetary collection site for the Crayons to Calculators program. We will provide you with a toolkit to communicate your commitment to the Crayons to Calculators program with your customers.  Your business will be listed on our website as a collection site.

Not a business with public access but want to get involved?  Host an internal company-wide donation drive! We will help you set it up and provide you with a toolkit to make the drive a huge success!

For businesses in Boulder, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Broomfield & Mountain Locations, please contact Darcy Morel or call 303-524-3865

For businesses in Longmont, Erie, Frederick, Firestone, Niwot & Lyons, please contact  Michelle Phelan at 970-227-1859.

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