Cradles to Crayons Back to School Cards of Encouragement
Employees and family members made 62 encouraging back-to-school cards for children living in poverty! We are delighted to have been invited to join Cradles to Crayons at their annual Backpack-A-Thon!
Philadelphia Soul Military Appreciation Night
We are honored to sponsor the Philadelphia Soul Military Appreciation Night Saturday, June 30th at 7pm at the Wells Fargo Center.
Our sponsorship will support 30 tickets for brave, active duty military members and their families to attend the Military Appreciation game and enjoy a fun night out together and relax.
We thank all the men and women who serve our country!
Muscular Dystrophy Summer Camp
MorInvolved had a blast at the MDA Summer Camp Carnival! Campers enjoyed our fish bowl game and prizes along with the many other games and activities, including getting a ride on motorcycles, making tie dye shirts, playing baseball and getting a autograph from Philadelphia Phillies’ and Host for the MDA Walk & Summer Camp Rys Hoskins!
Alzheimer’s Association The Longest Day
Employees Baked Cookies donate to the ALZ Longest Day Bake Sale in Philadelphia. Together our help will raise funds and awareness for care and support while advancing research towards finding the first survivor of Alzhemer's.
Delaware Valley Vietnam Veterans Flag Memorial
MorInvolved supports our veterans at the 33rd Delaware Valley Vietnam Veterans Flag Memorial. We planted flags to represent those that sacrificed their lives and those unaccounted for during the Vietnam War. Together we show our appreciation, support and honor those who have served for our country!
MDA Summer Camp Drive
MorInvolved and our Employees show their generous support donating Snack and beverage items and necessities for the Muscular Dystrophy Association Summer Camp. Wishing all the children participating in the MDA Summer Camp a fun time! “MDA Summer Camp provides opportunities for children and teens with muscular dystrophy and related diseases to participate in enriching recreational experiences that promote independence and self-confidence— while developing critical skills and forming lifelong friendships.” - MDA
MDA Muscle Walk
We are honored to have been a part of the Muscular Dystrophy Association Muscle Walk! There were a number of sponsored tables to visit, some team members from the Philadelphia Phillies and Philly Phanatic attended the event and a touching ceremony. MorInvolved conducted a craft with children and a sponsored table. Children enjoyed our craft table making birdhouses and masks before the walk.
Take Our Daughters & Sons to Work Day
During the children’s visit for Take Our Daughters and Son’s to Work Day, MorInvolved showed the children how we have been connecting and giving back to our community. The Children were able to help make cards for Cradles to Crayons Backpack event, make fleece knot blankets for Nemours Hospital, show awareness for Autism by Lighting It Up Blue, and each child brought in food items for the Bucks County Homeless Shelter. The children really enjoyed getting Involved!
Autism Awareness Month
April - Autism Awareness Month. During the month MorInvolved raised awareness and employees purchased Puzzle Pieces on Jean Day to support Autism. The Puzzle Pieces were displayed on a Tree in our hallway. Employees wrote nice messages or their name on a piece to those affected by this disorder.
MorInvolved members gathered to observe and support World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd to Light it up Blue.
Volunteering in the Child Life Activity Center
A.I. duPont Hospital for Children| Nemours developed the Child Life Activity Center. This center is a nurturing environment used to address the psychosocial needs of children. MorInvolved volunteered to conduct a painting party, allowing the children to have fun creating artwork. Bob Kelly joined us during our event. We had such an amazing time painting with the children and Bob Kelly FOX 29.
Donating Blankets to Nemours/duPont Hospital for Children
We thank our kind employees for volunteering time during their busy work schedule to make fleece knot blankets for children at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children and thank you for additional blanket donations!
We were able to donate 25 blankets and several books during our Child Life Activity visit with the children.
Donations to Women’s Humane Society
MorInvolved collected items and monetary donations for the Women's Humane Society Animal Shelter & Hospital. Thank you to those who participated; the humane society was very grateful for our contributions.
Volunteering at Cradles to Crayons
We had an incredible time volunteering at Cradles to Crayons Philadelphia. The feelings we experienced from helping unfortunate families were very moving and touched us all. It was worth every moment helping sort and fill the numerous KidPacks, an extensive and impressive process!
Donations to Cradles to Crayons
On January 11th and 18th, employees donated $2 to wear jeans for a cause—children living in poverty—for Cradles to Crayons. A member of ours matched those donations, and the company provided additional funds to purchase new items: clothes, diapers, wipes, baby bathing slings, washcloths, and other high-priority items.
In addition to monetary donations, employees donated gently-used children’s clothes, books, toys, and other necessities.
Volunteering with the YMCA
After donating gifts for our Adopted Families, on Wednesday, Dec 20th, MorInvolved volunteered to help our local YMCA sort through, organize, and fulfill gifts for additional Giving Tree family wishes that the YMCA assists during the holidays. More photos are available on our Facebook page.
We were able to see the amount of work that goes into this program and dedication from volunteers who run the Adopt-A-Family program. It was a pleasure to volunteer to assist our local YMCA this holiday season!
Adopt a Family - YMCA
MorInvolved has Adopted-a-Family at the local YMCA – we encouraged employees to choose a gift tag off our Holiday tree and purchase items for families during the holidays. Check out more photos on our Facebook page.
A big THANK YOU to everyone who participated in our MorInvolved YMCA Adopt-a-Family Program. We were able to collect many gifts for 5 families this holiday season! We are so honored to have participated in the YMCA Holiday drive and to help our community in need.
Wishing our community a safe and happy holiday!
Toys for Tots
Supporting the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Campaign by donating money or toys.
We encouraged employees, friends and family to help less fortunate children celebrate Christmas by donating to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots collection and monetary donations were collected to purchase items.
Donation to A Woman's Place
MorInvolved delivered donated items for women in need to A Woman's Place. Donation Items include: Diapers, bleach, cleaning products with disinfectants, kids’ snacks, women’s and girls’ pajamas, adult slippers toiletries (conditioner, body wash, deodorant, toilet paper etc).
Sunday Breakfast - Feeding the homeless
Sunday Breakfast Rescue serves three free meals a day, 365 days a year to homeless men, women, and children.
This November on behalf of StoneMor and their employees, StoneMor Partner’s donated 5 turkeys to Sunday’s Breakfast Rescue Mission. We encouraged employees to donate to our food drive on jean day for Thanksgiving meals served at the shelter and collected 14 boxes of boxed and can goods.
Walk for Alzheimer Association
MorInvolved and our volunteers enjoyed being a part of the world’s largest event walking, raising awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research and support. It was inspiring to see the amount of people that came out to walk to support a good cause to End Alzheimer’s.
Disaster Relief for Hurricane Maria & Employees affected by the tragedy
StoneMor employees donated $12,000 to our employees in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. In addition to those donations, StoneMor Partner’s L. P. matched those funds of $12,000 and made an additional donation to the American Red Cross – Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief in January 2018.
Adopted a Room at A Woman’s Place
On behalf of StoneMor and our employees, StoneMor Partner's has adopted one of the 8 A Woman's Place shelter rooms. These rooms are provided to women in need. Adopting the room includes providing items such as drapes, paint, blankets, furniture and decor.
‘Paint the Town Purple’ in Bristol Borough
Employees and friends of StoneMor volunteered to join A Woman’s Place to raise awareness for Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Bristol Borough on Saturday, October 7, 2017. It was a pleasure spreading the word and raising awareness by ‘Painting the Town Purple’ hanging ribbons throughout the Borough, and providing flyers to local businesses. See more photos here.
American Red Cross - Hurricane Harvey Relief
Wearing jeans for a cause. Using money raised on "Jean Day Thursdays" and through employee donations, MorInvolved was able to donate $500 to the American Red Cross for the families effected by Hurricane Harvey.
Cradles to Crayon’s Back-to-School Event
Employees, friends and family created 80 handwritten cards of encouragement for the upcoming school year to underprivileged children going back to school.
Each year Cradles to Crayons has a Backpack-A-Thon, assembling and distributing 30,000 Backpacks during the month of August. Cradles to Crayons aims to include a hand-made card to add a special touch to help the children receiving the backpacks feel optimistic and excited about learning during the upcoming school year.