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Hannah’s Treasure Chest Wins 2018 BBB Eclipse Integrity Award

Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC) is a 2018  Eclipse Integrity Award winner in the category of Nonprofits 0-1 (Full-Time) Employees. HTC was honored to win the coveted award at a gala celebration on May 8, 2018, in the David H. Ponitz Sinclair Center. The award recognizes organizations and individuals who demonstrate superior commitment to ethics and integrity in business practices and community interaction. “This is a

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HTC a Finalist for Better Business Bureau 2018 Eclipse Integrity Award

Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC) has been selected as a finalist for the Dayton & Miami Valley Better Business Bureau 2018 Eclipse Integrity Award in the category of nonprofits with 1+ full-time employees. Executive director Sarah Williams, CNP, said that the staff, board, and volunteers at Hannah’s Treasure Chest are honored and excited that the organization was named a finalist this year. “The process of creating the

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Community Buckles Up Kids in Need

Generous donations from Dayton Children’s Hospital, Evenflo, and individuals from the community have provided car seats for nearly 100 local children through our Buckle Up Pumpkin initiative! In October our warehouse manager reported that the waiting list for car seats had grown to 60 children, with more requests being made each day. Some children had been on the list since June of the prior

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2018 BBB Eclipse Integrity Award

Hannah’s Treasure Chest is honored to have been nominated for the Better Business Bureau’s 2018 Eclipse Integrity Awards! Here’s what’s going on: We’re going under a microscope! This prestigious award scrutinizes the business practices of large and small organizations in the Dayton area. Every aspect of operations and reputability is checked for credibility. Nominees compile a binder of materials that demonstrate their excellence in

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Holiday Hours

Closed December 19 through January 6, 2019 The office will reopen at 10 AM on January 7. Have donations? Please bag or box your items and place them in the large, blue bins outside the front door of our facility. Bins will be checked frequently throughout the holiday. Large items and equipment can be set beside the bins, as they take up a lot

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Giving Angels 2017

Hannah’s Treasure Chest would like to extend our sincere thanks to our tree hosts, sponsors, and donors for participating in our 2017 Giving Angels gift program. Your generous support helped make the holidays bright for 647 children and their families throughout the Miami Valley. No one can express the impact of your kindness better than the recipients themselves: To whom it may concern, I

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HTC Seeks Sponsors for Holiday Gift Program

DAYTON, OH — Local children’s charity, Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC), is seeking special support for the organization’s annual Giving Angels program, which provides disadvantaged area children with holiday gifts and their families with small household necessities and grocery gift cards. “We have expanded Giving Angels to serve an additional 125 children this year,” said Sarah Williams, executive director of Hannah’s Treasure Chest. “We’re inviting

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Centerville Rotary Donates Over 500 Coats to Keep Kids Warm

DAYTON, OH – Centerville Rotary Club has partnered with local children’s nonprofit Hannah’s Treasure Chest for the fifth year to provide warm winter coats for children in need. “Each quarter of the year we dedicate our members’ “Happy Dollars” to a particular non-profit recipient,” said Club president Mark “Peachy” Metzner. “We now routinely dedicate our 3rd quarter “Happy Dollars” to the Operation Warm coat

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Single Mom of Three Fleeing Unsafe Situation

Today your donations helped create a care package for a mom of 3 fleeing an unsafe situation. They were unable to take any belongings, and have been in a shelter for several months. This care package will give them a new start as they settle into a new, safer home. Give other families a fresh start when you donate your child’s new or gently-loved

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Hannah’s Day Out at East End Community Services

DAYTON, OH – Staff and volunteers of local nonprofit Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC) visited East End Community Services (EECS) for their second Hannah’s Day Out volunteer adventure of the year. HTC partners with the neighborhood social service agency to provide care packages to the clients served by EECS. The HTC crew toured the main facility at 624 Xenia Ave in Dayton to learn more

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Hannah’s Day Out at CWPD

DAYTON, OH – Staff and volunteers of local nonprofit Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC) volunteered recently at Centerville Washington-Township Park District (CWPD) for the first of their annual Hannah’s Days Out volunteer adventures. On June 14, the HTC crew visited CWPD’s Kennebrook Nature Center to clean the Nature Nook and plant bee-friendly flowers in the area. Unfortunately, Mother Nature did not cooperate with the outdoor

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Local Nonprofit Continues Summer Outreach Program

DAYTON, OH – Staff and volunteers of local nonprofit Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC) will continue the tradition of “Hannah’s Day Out” for the fourth year in a row. This unique outreach program brings HTC together with four other area nonprofit organizations over the summer to tour and volunteer for a day. Beginning at Centerville Washington-Township Park District (CWPD) on June 14, the HTC crew will

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Care package helps guardian care for her siblings

This care package is helping a young woman care for her teen sister, special needs brother and her own preschooler. She took guardianship of her siblings when their mother passed away last year. Who will you help when you give? Donate at 124 Westpark Rd, Centerville or support online at http://bit.ly/Donate2HTC. #donate #family2family #buildcommunity #helpinghand #givehope


Spring 2017 Warehouse Sale to Benefit Children’s Nonprofit

CENTERVILLE, OH — Hannah’s Treasure Chest is holding their annual spring inventory reduction sale April 27 and 28 at 124 Westpark Rd, Centerville, OH. Shoppers may browse a warehouse full of items, including overstocked infants’ and children’s clothing, costumes, large toys and games, bicycles, baby backpacks, household items, furniture, and holiday and home décor. Doors will be open from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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40 Days of Giving Challenge

Lent has begun, and a popular way to observe this special time of year is to “give up” something, whether that means a bad habit, a favorite food or some screen time in order to simplify life and appreciate what we have. We at Hannah’s Treasure Chest would like to offer a different twist on the Lenten challenge: 40 days of giving. Each day,

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Bucks for Bottoms Diaper Drive

On Saturday, Once Upon a Child Cincinnati/Dayton is holding their 2nd annual Bucks for Bottoms diaper drive this Saturday! Donate 10 or more individual paper diapers (open packs of diapers are fine!) and receive $5 toward your purchase at Once Upon a Child! Diapers will be donated to Sweet Cheeks diaper bank in Cincinnati and Hannah’s Treasure Chest to be distributed to families in need. OUAC

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Paul Robinson Elected 2017-2019 Chair

DAYTON, OHIO (January 23, 2017) ̶Paul Robinson, Chief Deputy Treasurer of Montgomery County, has been elected as 2017-2019 chair of the board of directors for Hannah’s Treasure Chest (HTC). Robinson also serves on the organization’s finance committee and most recently served as board secretary. He has been a strong supporter of the organization since his 2014 involvement through Leadership Dayton. Robinson succeeds Dr. Stuart

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From Sarah’s Desk – Happy New Year 2017!

2016 was a year of significant progress for Hannah’s Treasure Chest which was made possible thanks to the strong community of supporters like you. After intense discussion and planning, the team of volunteers and staff rearranged significant portions of our warehouse to get us settled into our newly expanded 3,200 sq ft addition. Teams from LexisNexis and Centerville Rotary Club helped with painting and

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