The mission of T&E Care is to maintain a network of people providing financial and other material assistance to persons in need in and around the Tredyffrin and Easttown township area.
3rd Annual Berwyn Devon Wellness Festival
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Please come to this year's fun event - starting at the corner of Old Lancaster Rd. and Rt. 30 in Berwyn (across from Handel's Ice Cream) and up Old Lancaster to the Bagel Factory. This event was a HUGE hit last year. Bring your kids!! There will be rock climbing, zumba, hula hoops, a scavenger hunt, a moon bounce and lots of other fun and healthy activities and of course, great food!
T&E Care, Damieon Counseling Center, The Berwyn Veteran's Association, and the TE Children's Dental Clinic are all recipients of any money raised during the event, presented by the Berwyn Devon Business & Professional Association. We are proud to be part of this important group of non-profits in our community! Bring your kids and spend the afternoon having lots of fun!
Jennifer on the Avenue is a fabulous and affordable New York style boutique right in Berwyn! 10% of sales throught the day on April 27, 2015 were donated to T&E Care. Thanks for any who went to the store to do some shopping on Monday! The event was hosted by Alix Mayock and Jennifer West.
SPECIAL NEEDS FOR LOCAL FAMILIES
If you have the ability to help with any of these VERY important needs for a few of our local families - please let us know. The power of "community" can often make the impossible possible!
Kids or Baby Items:
Please contact us if you can help with any of these:
NOTHING AT THIS TIME.
Appliances/Furniture: Please contact us if you can help with any of these:
Apartment sized washer and electric dryer
A single mom with 2 kids could use an area rug (maybe 5x8 size), bookcase/shelves for kids room, a low TV stand, a small casual chair for living room, a few night stands or end tables, a small table for a porch, 5/12/15
nothing at this time
If you can help out with anything requested in the section above - please email us at email@example.com. THANKS!
2015 KID'S CLOTHING GRAB BAG
Another HUGE success!
The 2015 Kids Clothing Grab Bag is over for 2015. What a magical experience this is! All the donations - wow!!! And all the volunteers - another WOW!! SPECIAL thanks to the chairs Lisa Davis, Jennifer Arnott, Carol Tompkins, Jeanette Alwine, and Pam Emel - we couldn't have pulled it off without them! And a VERY special thanks to St. Matthews United Methodist Church, led by Pastor Lillian Smith. Once again they couldn't have been more gracious hosts for a very busy event! A huge shout out as well to CHS Junior Maddy Prachar who conceived of the idea of a Teen Girls room, worked out all the details, did all the set up, and pulled it off with expertise. She is an amazing young lady! (Thanks to her mom, Kristen, as well - we know she was a big help as well!!)
Please check our Grab Bag page for the specific details and results of the event, lots more thanks, and some really great pix!
T&E Care and Amazon Smile T&E Care is now part of the Amazon Smile Foundation program. You might have shopped on Amazon.com and seen a notice to "click here" for a portion of your bill to go to a charity of your choice. This is just like the old Genuardi program that some of you might remember. You pay $xxx for a product. 0.5% of that price then goes to your designated charity. If you didn't designate a charity, Amazon would just keep the 0.5%. Your cost does NOT increase if you designate a charity!
So.... if you are an online shopper and Amazon is one of your go-to sites, please consider naming T&E Care as your charity of choice. It's easy to do but you need to register in advance (one time only):
Be sure you are signed into your own Amazon account.
Name your charity of choice: Tredyffrin & Easttown Care
That's it! It takes 30 seconds to do! You only need to name us once, and then we are the named site from then on. From then on always go to www.smile.amazon.com to start your shopping (instead of amazon.com) and it will always register this charity. (If you forget you'll get a notice reminding you when you go to amazon.com!)
This type of donation can really add up if lots of people sign up! Many thanks for your support!
Click here for a PDF copy of the coupon. This is needed to receive the discount.
Car Wash for T&E Care
Spa Car Wash in Berwyn is having a fundraiser for T&E Care! For any "Real Works Wash" (normally $24.99), you will get a $3 saving PLUS $5 will be donated to T&E Care. This fundraiser is good for a whole year - and you can use it as many times as you want (you just need to download multiple coupons). So if you get your car washed anyway - you can save money and donate money all at one time! Thanks to Spa Car Wash for being a partner with us! (You can ignore the deadline on the coupon.)
Just click on the coupon on the left to download a PDF copy. ←
Making a donation to T&E Care in lieu of a gift
Are you struggling to think of the perfect gift for the person on your list who has everything? Consider making a donation to T&E Care in his/her name? This option is always available - at the holidays or anytime of year. Information on making donations to honor others can be found on our donations page. A letter will be sent to your recipient alerting them of your kind donation (or we can send a card to you for you to wrap and give yourself).
Thanks for considering this option.
Many THANKS for the recent donations ....
May 2015 - A special surprise donation came from St. Luke Church recently - what a nice treat!
April 2015 - Thanks to New Eagle Elementary School for including T&E Care in their annual Fun Run. We appreciate this partnership and support! (See pictures below.)
April 2015 - Thanks to St. Matthews United Methodist Church for hosting the annual Grab Bag! Special thanks as well to all the TESD schools, Play It Again Sports, Doctor's Best Immediate Care, Club La Maison, and the Tredyffrin Library for hosting collections. Donations were offered to us from Whole Foods, Starbucks, Paoli Hardware, Wayne Sporting Goods, Plato's Closet, and the Valley Forge Running Company. The Saturday Club and TEMPO loaned us their clothing racks. Many other groups and individuals offered support as well - it's truly a group effort!
April 2015 - A special thanks to St. John's Presbyterian Church in Devon for sending us a donation. These church partnerships are very important to the mission of T&E Care.
April 2015 - Thanks again to Whole Foods in Devon for selecting T&E Care for their Nickles for Nonprofits campaign this past winter. We have received a check for almost $1000 through this program. It's amazing how those nickles can add up!!!
March 2015 - Many many thanks to the Baptist Church of the Great Valley and the United Church of Christ at Valley Forge for running the Alternative Gift Market before the holidays with donations coming to T&E Care. It was amazing!
February 2015 - Much thanks to Berwyn United Methodist Church for their recent donation!
January 2015 - a special thanks to St. Luke Evangelical Lutheran Church for adding our name to their Gift of Hope list last December. We really appreciate all the support by members of the congregation.
January 2015 - the United Church of Christ at Valley Forge recently made a wonderful donation to T&E Care! Thanks so much!
T&E Care volunteers at the Wilson Park Birthday Party.
T&E Kids Care help out at Wilson Park.
"Never underestimate the ability of a small group of committed individuals to change the world." Margaret Mead
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T&E Care is an IRS recognized non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the tax code. The official registration and financial information of Tredyffrin & Easttown Care may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1 (800) 732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.
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