#CRCDS Caring Community Initiatives

#CRCDS Caring Community Initiatives

CRCDS is focusing our efforts this year on caring for those in our community.  Some of our initiatives include Engaging Rochester, #CRCDSCares Conversations, and support of local organizations and churches who are helping those in our community.

October/November 2021 Initiative:

This Fall, we are partnering with the Willow Domestic Violence Center of Greater Rochester. 

Beginning October 11th - November 15th, the CRCDS community will be collecting items for babies and small children who stay at the Shilly Family House, a domestic violence shelter. We will be collecting the following items:

New Items:  New or Gently Used Items:

Baby wash, powder and lotion

Boys pajamas:

Sizes 0-3M, 12M, 3T, 4T


Boys Fall/Winter clothing:

Sizes 2T

Baby blankets

Girls pajamas:

Sizes 18M, 24M, 2T, 3T, 4T

Teething rings

Girls Fall/Winter clothing:

Sizes 6-9M, 12M, 24M, 2T

Drop off information: 

Bins will be placed in the foyer and available for item donations.

For current students, staff and faculty: 

The foyer will be opened:

Monday’s: 12 – 8 pm

Tuesday’s: 12 – 6 pm

Wednesday’s: 8 am – 12 noon

Thursday’s: 10am – 2 pm

For alumni/ae and guests: 

Director of Development, Lisa Bors will be available to accept alumni/ae donations on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am - 2pm starting October 19th. 



Download the flyer HERE. 

Download a brochure to learn more about Willow Domestic Violence Center of Greater Rochester HERE.