Sheila Michail Morovati, the founder and president of Crayon Collection, saw an opportunity to enhance arts education in public elementary and preschools by recycling crayons left behind at restaurants. In the video above, watch Morovati explain the inspiration for her organization and how donating crayons to schools is enhancing their arts programs.
This video was produced by Stephanie Petchers and Choyce Miller.
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