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  2. RESPONSIBILITIES AS A REP 1. Recruit 2+ restaurants to participate in program 2. Conduct 4 restaurant pickups 3. Do a minimum of 2-3 Drop offs at shelters/schools and or other organizations 4. Submit 3+ updates (1-3 sentence update, not an essay) with pictures of the course of the year 5. Attend 1 web-meeting later (discuss new ideas, exchange feedback or challenges)
  3. GETTING STARTED (BIO) 1. Provide us with a short bio (no more than 200 words). Tell us a few lines about yourself and your interests. 2. Don’t forget to send us a headshot for the website! ** Sample: I am a seventeen-year-old from Washington, D.C. I founded the Color My World Project in order to increase art in early childhood care, to advocate for environmental responsibility, and to motivate teenagers to use their creativity to make a lasting change in their communities. I like soccer, lacrosse, and beaches Please send to We will post your profile as an official team member, as soon as you bring on your first restaurant
  4. Finding a Recycling Bin 1. Deeper is better than bigger 2. No covers (better have open bin) 3. Not bigger than (8 gal deep) 4. Priced anywhere from $ 4-7 per bin Within first month of signing up your first restaurant we will provide (via paypal or check) funds to cover your costs of purchasing bin/gloves etc * Stipend of $50 will be provided when getting started click link here Stipend Page PROJECT MATERIALS & STIPEND
  5. WHAT YOU’LL GET AS A REP • A supportive and helpful group of friends and co-workers • A great addition to your college resume or CV • A meaningful opportunity to make a real IMPACT in your community Stuff!: Package in the mail • 1 CMW T-shirt • 20 stickers for restaurant recycling bins • 50 CMW coloring books • 10 how-to recycling picture books • UV wand for crayon cleaning
  6. Enlisting CMW Restaurants: • Research local restaurants that distribute crayons (family style restaurants & national chains ie: Ruby Tuesdays TGI Fridays and Outback Steakhouse • Go on website of restaurant and search for manager or proprietor to talk to. Schedule to contact (a good time tends to be 1 hour before opening time, try to avoid late afternoon – dinner time,) • See sample Restaurant Pitch
  7. 1. Drop off recycling bin for restaurant 2. Print and tape on bin Bin Info 3. Place sticker on bin (will be provided) 4. Print out “server how to” 5. Print out About CMW sheet (fill in contact info) for manager or proprietor GETTING A RESTAURANT STARTED
  8. Pickups are the simplest part of the CMW process. 1. Try to visit restaurant before opening hours so they are not too busy 2. Bring a bag with you so you can dump the crayons that they have collected and give them the empty bin back 3. Smile and remind them that you will be back in the next 3-4 weeks (depending on how busy or how quickly the bin fills up) PICKUPS
  9. CLEANING CRAYONS! Grab some popcorn and start watching the movie Click Here
  10. 1. Research online for local pre- schools, childhood care centers, shelters and/or other organizations that could use the crayons 2. Call to verify need 3. See school pitch for reference or helpful tips DROP-OFFS AND DONATIONS
  11. CONGRATULATIONS ON BECOMING A CMW CHANGE MAKER To download Reference sheets and How-To’s Click Here