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.
TALBOTS SHOPPING DAY FOR T&E CARE
TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 2017
The local Talbots in Paoli is hosting a shopping day for T&E Care on Tuesday, April 25. We are so very appreciative of this offer and encourage the entire community to stop by and do some spring shopping with their great clothing options! All day long 10% of the sales (when the shopper mentions T&E Care) will go to our organization so we can turn it around to help local families with various requests.
There will be a special time from 4-8 when T&E Care volunteers will be available to thank shoppers in person.
We hope to see you there! Tell your friends!!
SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE 2017
We are starting to gear up for the 2017 School Supply Drive. This is the big opportunity we have to help all local kids start school on a level playing field. Many more details will be coming soon, but in the meantime - here are some important dates for your calendars:
July 6-23: Specific needs will be posted on our website.
July 27: Sorting day at CHS
If you know you'll be gone and still want to participate, we can always use gift cards to include with the supplies. Gift cards to Walmart or Target are best as they can be used for extra supplies, back-to-school clothes (even new underwear or socks!), some special snacks for the students, or whatever! Gift cards can be mailed to us at: T&E Care, PO Box 2111, Southeastern, PA 19399. Just mark "SSD" on the outside of the envelope. $25 or $50 increments preferred.
We'll be posting a sign-up genius page for volunteers soon. Watch for that. In the meantime if you have any questions, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. THANKS!
T&E Care Kids Clothing Event 2017
Another huge success!
From March 15-24 T&E Care collected kids clothes (infants through teens) for the 6th annual Kids Clothing Event (formally known as the Grab Bag)! The event itself (where anyone can come and "shop" for clothes was held on March 31 and April 1. It was a huge success!!! As in the past we were hosted by St. Matthews United Methodist Church on Walker Rd. in Wayne. They were extremely generous in letting us take over the church for this event!
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!
A number of folks have asked for tall dressers. Please let us know if you know of any that migth be available. 11/22/16
We also need computer mice - for desktops or laptops. We prefer the type that are plugged in with USB ports as opposed to wireless mice that need continual battery replacements! If you have any extra mice - let us know!
If you can help out with anything requested in the section above - please email us at email@example.com. THANKS!
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 ....
March 2017 -Berwyn United Methodist Church included T&E Care in their Christmas Alternative Gift program and recently sent us the amount raised this past holiday season. What a wonderful surprise!
March 2017 - The Acme Markets (Paoli) did a major renovation and at their Grand Re-opening they offered $1000 in gift cards to T&E Care! Talk about a huge help - that was amazing!
March 2017 - Many of the Beaumont Elementary School kids participated in a Sock Fun Day as a fund raiser for T&E Care. The kids had lots of fun playing all sorts of games in the gym after school. Thanks to Jen Bracco for organizing the event, to the staff for donating their time to run this event, and to all the families who participated. Over $1300 was raised, which will go towards our Summer Camp Program!
February 2017 - Thanks to WSFS Bank in King of Prussia for sponsoring the recent T&E Care Board dinner. Every year the Board of Directors and Auxiliary Board members (and spouses) gather to socialize and review the past year's activities. We were delighted to have the support of WSFS in helping to sponsor this event.
January 2017 - Thanks again to The Baptist Church in the Great Valley and the United Church of Christ at Valley Forge for supporting us with their Alternative Gift Market event in November. We recently received the donations from this event, and it was a major WOW!
January 2017 - Thanks again to John's Village Market for offering the coupons for hoagies! We were able to offer free hoagies to almost 35 families! What an amazing treat this was.
January 2017 - 30 Main (Berwyn) donated $500 to us as the result of the band concert that was held there in late November. We are very appreciative of their continued support.
January 2017 - The Anexinet Corporation made an incredible donation to T&E Care in January - and we are thrilled to this support. When we receive these “out of the blue” donations we are especially grateful! Much appreciation to all at Anexinet!
January 2017 - A number of laptop computers were recently donated by Tronox and BioTelemetry, Inc. to be used with our computer refurbishing program. Thanks to these companies for their wonderful support!
January 2017 - We recently received a donation of a $250 gift card in honor of the Tredyffrin Police department. A community member wanted to thank the local police for helping her out, and the police directed the donation to T&E Care instead. What a great bounce pass!
January 2017 - The Paoli Business and Professional Association - back in early December Santa arrived to the Paoli Shopping Center where he was greeted by many well community wishers and members of the PBA. Cookies and punch were served to those waiting, and donations were suggested for any who enjoyed the treats. T&E Care was the recipient of those donations. Thanks to the PBA for choosing our organization at this fun event!
December 2016 -The Hayden Hoopla - once again the Hayden family has an annual holiday party and collects gift cards for T&E Care and they came through again big time for us! Thanks to all who attend this party for their generous support (and of course the the Hayden’s for hosting the party in the first place!)
December 2016 - Fox & Roach Charities - every year the local Fox & Roach Charity office decides which local charities to support, and again this year T&E Care was selected as one of their recipients. Thanks again for this terrific support!
December 2016 - St. Luke Lutheran Church named T&E Care as one of their alternative gift options this past December, and various members of the church selected us, raising $360 for our organization! Thanks to all!
December 2016 - Thanks to all those who attended theWeihnachtsmarkt, a German Christmas Market, in December. The donations from this event were amazing. Special thanks to Helena Malarkey for coordinating this event.
December 2016 - TheBaptist Church in the Great Valley made a donation to T&E Care in December through the Board of Deacons - how wonderful to continue to have this continued partnership!
December 2016 - St. John’s Presbyterian Church made a donation to T&E Care in December through the 2016 Youth Fellowship Benevolence Gift program. Combined with their amazing support earlier in the month as hosts of our Holiday Drive - this partnership continues to be amazing!
December 2016 - The Upper Main Line Rotary Charitable Fund choose T&E Care as the recipient of a donation in December. Many thanks to this terrific group for recognizing our organization with this great donation.
December 2016 - The Mauro Family Dentistry made a donation to T&E Care in December - thanks for their continued support!
December 2016 - thanks to 4R Systems, Inc (Berwyn) for their amazing donation to our holiday drive. They took up a collection and wow - what results. We are excited to have this new local community partner!
December 2016 - thanks to the Sweet Pose Yoga class for making a donation to T&E Care in honor of their teacher, Anne Susas. What a fun idea!
November 2016 - A shout out to Cindy Brauer from Mojo Fitness for hosting the 4th annual Turkey Burn that raised $740 for T&E Care. Thanks also to all those who danced and exercised for this special event!
November 2016 - We thank the Chaneil Foundation for honoring us with a $2500 designated grant. This amazing recognition was a wonderful surprise and we will certainly find a good use to help our neighbors when needed.
November 2016 - Thanks to Jennifer on the Avenue for hosting a shopping day for T&E Care in October. We really appreciate their continued support of our organization!
November 2016 - A HUGE shout out to the 2016 Fall Fest sponsors! Please offer them our thanks and your support: Presenting Sponsor:Zeke Capital Advisors; Platinum Sponsors: Amy & Michael George, Sandi & Kirk Gorman, Nudy's Cafes; Gold Sponsors:Kate Beachell, Brandywine Realty Trust, Cathy & Seamus Duffy, Main Line Health, Managed Care Consultants, Penn Medicine; Silver Sponsors: Melissa & Paul Acton, Cindy & Jump Dautrich, Eadeh Enterprises, Evolve, IP, Anne & Peter Ferola, Bonnie & Pete Motel, Claudia & Denny Willson, WSFS Bank, Nina & Steve Zodtner; Bronze Sponsors: The Anti-aging and Aesthetics Center, Bryn Mawr Trust, Marie-Pierre & Gary Crowe, Jeanne & Michael Dechiario, Devon Dental Services, Sandra Grzybicki, DMD, Harvest Financial Partners, Patient First (Devon), Ricoh USA, RSM US Wealth Management LLC, SV Dental, TD Bank, and United States Liability Insurance
November 2016 - The Shandtract Civic Association recently donated a portion of the proceeds from their Tyler Hedges Day event held earlier in October. This event is held in memory of a young neighbor who lost his battle with leukemia, for the purpose of bringing the neighborhood together and raising money for local charities in his name. The funds received from this amazing event are used to support our camp assistance program. Last year over 80 local kids went to camp, in part with the assistance of this program - so they are really touching a lot of lives! THANKS!
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