C2C Spirit Wear Sale October 3-16th!

Crayons to Classrooms is having a spirit wear sale running from October 3-16th. Support local teachers while shopping for C2C spirit wear! When you purchase from our spirit wear sale, 20% of the proceeds go to Crayons to Classrooms! Check out our staff wearing similar items to ones included in the sale. The sale includes:

  • short and long sleeved t-shirts
  • half-zip and full zip jacket, cardigan, hoodie, and crewneck
  • teacher bag
  • ladies cut and unisex polo

If you have any questions about the sale or your purchase, email Amy Kopp at a.kopp@crayonstoclassrooms.org.

Dayton Book Fair
Do you love books as much as we do? Then mark your calendars for this year’s Dayton Book Fair November 11-14, 2022. Each year the Book Fair Foundation selects a few local organizations to benefit from the book sale.
Crayons to Classrooms is one of the beneficiaries of this year’s sale. Come to the Dayton Book Fair to check out the amazing books and resources that will be available! When you support Crayons to Classrooms, you allow us to provide more needed resources for Miami Valley teachers of students in need.
To volunteer, visit this link, and to find general information about the Dayton Book Fair visit their website here.
Schedule Your Shop Today!

Teachers, what better way to start the school year than to shop for free school supplies for your classroom and students? If you aren’t sure if you’re eligible to shop with us, check if your school is eligible here. Schedule your shop today, if your school is eligible through the teacher portal! If you don’t see your school’s name on the list, you can still participate in our volunteer to shop program.

Tools That Transform

Crayons to Classrooms provides essential supplies to teachers of at-risk students across the Greater Dayton Region for free to ensure that every child has the tools they need to engage, learn, grow, and fully experience the transformative power of education. Last year alone, we served over 46,000 students. Your support can help transform lives across our community.


We rely on the support of our community to help us secure and distribute school supplies at no cost to teachers of students in need.


Area teachers can shop for all of the supplies and resources that we have available at no cost to you. See if you’re eligible.


We’re always looking for friendly, compassionate people to help in our store. Come alone or with a group and share your time.

Together, We Make A Difference

Crayons to Classrooms offers a number of special programs and activities so that your group or organization can make a difference in the lives of children. From school supply drives to volunteer opportunities and collaborations with other non-profit organizations, we value our community connections.


Crayons To Classrooms Highlights

From June 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022, the numbers show that Crayons to Classrooms made a substantial and ongoing impact in our schools.

Teachers Shopped With Us
Average Shopping Visit
Schools Served
$2.8 M+
Value Of Supplies Distributed

About Us

Who are we, what do we do, and how do we do it? Learn more about our organization’s mission to change the lives of at-risk children in our region.

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Crayons to Classrooms strives to ensure that every student in need has the tools for success. Read about our efforts to realize that vision.

"I have noticed it brings them relief when I am able to supply them with a pencil rather than expecting them to show up at school with one or receive the consequence of not being able to participate fully."

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