CRA-Z-ART TEAMS UP WITH TOY FOUNDATION TO DONATE $250,000 IN TOYS FOR HUMANITARIAN EFFORT TO HELP UKRAINIAN CHILDREN
Cra-Z-Art will donate approximately $250,000 value of their premium quality markers, crayons, crayons, coloring books, activity kits and puzzles. The company, headquartered in Randolph, New Jerseyproduces and markets popular toys such as Kodak puzzles, Shimmer ‘n Sparkle activity sets, Cra-Z-Art materials, Disney arts and crafts, United States Gold Writing Instruments, Softee Dough, Cra-Z-Slimy, Cra-Z-Loom and Snoopy Sno-Cone Machine. One hundred percent of donations will directly support ongoing emergency relief efforts in Ukraine and neighboring countries where families are seeking refuge.
The mission of The Toy Foundation (TTF) is to provide philanthropic support and the benefits of play to children and families under stress and in difficult situations, across the country and around the world. Since its inception in 2003, TTF has provided $225 million in toys to more than 26 million deserving children and families in underserved communities around the world. So far, TTFs Ukraine the relief effort raised more than $2 million in cash and in toy industry product donations, including Cra-Z-Art.
“Cra-Z-Art is very proud to have partnered with The Toy Foundation to help these families and children in need. They are a wonderful organization and we are extremely proud to be able to help. Hope that our donation of toys and art supplies will help spread some happiness among those children who find themselves in such a tragic situation,” said the president of Cra-Z-Art, Lawrence Rosen.
“The Toy Foundation strives to offer help and support to children in need, especially those who have been affected by recent upsetting and devastating events. Thank you, Cra-Z-Art, for your incredibly generous contribution to the million children displaced by the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine“, said the executive director of the Toy Foundation, Pamela Mastrota.
Donations are expected to be delivered in the coming weeks.
CRA-Z-ARTsituated at Randolph, New Jersey, offers original, creative, exciting and fashionable activity, toy, art and school supplies products. The CRA-Z-ART management team has over 120 years of experience in designing, manufacturing and marketing stationery and activities. At CRA-Z-ART, we clearly understand the needs of the retailer and the desires of our consumers. We make it a point of honor to be every day… always creative! To learn more, please visit www.cra-z-art.com.
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