Support Silverado Children's Center
Friends of Silverado Children's Center is a 501c3 charity formed to support the facility and activities of SCC. The Friends is comprised of a Board of Directors that guide the goals and actions of the organization. The fundraising and family engagement committees roll up their sleeves to get the work done!
The Friends of Silverado Children’s Center aims to support SCC by spearheading the school’s Emergency Notification Plan, managing family participation projects to increase volunteering, and raising funds to improve the programs and facility.
We invite SCC families and community members to be involved - contact us to learn more!
Wheelie Fun Festival
Saturday, June 4 (10 AM - Noon)
It's part bike race, part creative bike decorating, and ALL silliness! Families collect sponsors and fundraise to support the Friends of SCC, and we have an amazing morning cheering on our riders!
Make A Donation
Your donation will help the Friends of Silverado Children's Center carry out our mission: to support the programs and facilities of Silverado Children's Center.
Funds raised will be used to make improvements to the play yards and facility, purchase needed materials and supplies for programs, and fund staff appreciation gifts.
SEE BELOW TO SEE HOW WE'VE BEEN SPENDING OUR FUNDS - AND WHAT WE HOPE TO DO NEXT!
Projects Funded by Friends of SCC
Watch this page for more to come!
New Washer & Dryer
Bit of an upgrade from the original set from the 80s!
This shady patch of the Pinecone Yard is ideal for circle time, dramatic play on the "stage" and reading in the book nook. All it needed was a little faux grass to make it perfect!
School news and parent info right where you need it!
Access Gate to the Pinecone Play Yard Fence
It's not just an additional emergency exit for staff and students - it's also a shortcut to the best kite-flying field around!
Shade Awnings installed in the Pinecone Play Yard
It gets hot out here - but now teachers can pull the awnings out to block the shade, and tuck them away to prepare for wind or rain!
Project Wish List
These are projects we're excited to tackle next! Your donations will help us fund projects like these - and more!
Decking in the Acorn/Seedling Yard
A deck in this spot would elevate (and level) the outdoor sink to make it more usable, as well as give students/teachers a perfect shady spot for reading, dramatic play, and hosing off feet after a mud pit session!
Cook's and the Kids
March 19, 2022
A perfect afternoon of food, fun and friends - and we raised $2,000 to support the Friends of SCC!
Fall School Work Day
November 13, 2021
What an amazing Saturday - thank you to all the families who participated in our family work day! New friends were made, parents got personal tours of the best parts of the play yard from their tiny tour guides, and ALL of the projects on the board got completed! Can't beat that!
Silverado Country Fair
October 9 & 10, 2021
A perfect weekend in Silverado - where Friends of SCC was proud to host the Raffle and "Kid's Zone" at the annual Silverado Country Fair, hosted by the Inter-Canyon League. We raised more than $2,000 with raffle and auction items generously donated by the community, created kid's crafts and tested our skill with games!
Wheelie Fun Festival
June 5, 2021
What an AMAZING day at our Inaugural Wheelie Fun Festival!
Our 30 riders raised more than $6,500 to support SCC - and rocked the race course like champions!
Spring 2021 School Work Day
April 10, 2021
It was a perfect Saturday morning welcoming families on campus to with projects around the school. THANK YOU to all of the amazing volunteers for your hard work!