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DONATIONS: If you would like to make a donation to our Carelot PTO, you can do so by clicking one of these links:

Click here to donate with PayPal

Click here to make a donation using Venmo  

AMAZON SMILE: Help us raise funds for our PTO by Shopping on Amazon. Just go to Amazon Smile

PROVIDER APPRECIATION: May 2021- Stay tuned for details!

SLUMBER CLUB:  Due to Covid, we have suspended this program until further notice.

Holiday Giving Tree 2020  This year the committee will be picking 5 families from the community to support.  To apply for the program, please click here:  Giving Tree Application 2020

Please note the deadline for applications is November 11, 2020.    All donations for our giving tree will be due by December 11th!   Thank you in advance for your generosity!

RONALD VLAUN SCHOLARSHIP– Each year the PTO offers scholarship monies to High School seniors from Waterford/East Lyme for students pursuing a degree with the intention to work with children. Applications are accepted through April 1st each year. Applications can be printed here and submitted to Carelot PTO – 315 Flanders Rd. East Lyme, CT 06333- Applications are due by April 1st each year.

CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION: Scholarship application

Annual Events:

Slumber Club- Every month-  A night of pizza, movies, and crafts for your little one while you enjoy an evening out.

Scholarship program– scholarships for graduating seniors – Applications due by 4/1.

May- Provider Appreciation-Let’s celebrate our educators.  A week-long event!

November- Community Events– Thanksgiving Baskets – Please drop off your food items in the designated containers in the main hallway.

December- Community Events– Holiday Giving Trees-  Pick a tag off of our Holiday Tree to purchase an item for one of our adopted families!   Applications for families are being accepted and are due no later than November 11th.