Everyone has a story to share. Share yours.

Whether you’re a family we serve, donor, board member, volunteer, employee, corporate sponsor, or community partner – your story matters.

At The Children’s Center (TCC), we believe children are the true heroes. They battle their pain and fears everyday. And, while we serve over 7,500 children and families each year, there are thousands more who have yet to discover The Children’s Center (TCC). We’re asking you to help raise awareness about The Children’s Center as a vital community resource and safe haven to the children and families we serve. Your story can inspire others to share their story.

When creating your story, please share why The Children’s Center is important to you or those we serve.


How to create and share your #myTCCstory

We’re using Microsoft Sway to help you create your TCC story. It’s easy, fun, and FREE! We even created a couple of How-to videos to help you get started: 1) How to create your story using your laptop or desktop computer; and 2) How to create your story from your smartphone.

Get as creative as you want! Use photos and video from your smartphone. And, there are lots of colors and cool backgrounds to choose from.

So, check out the video tutorials below and GET STARTED!

After you’ve watched the videos, we’ve also created a Quick Reference Guide below.

P.S. Please include the hashtag #myTCCstory when sharing your story on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.


How to create your story on your laptop or desktop


How to create your story using the Microsoft Sway iPhone app

Don’f forget to download the Microsoft Sway app from the Apple App Store to your iPhone.


Need some inspiration? Check out the myTCCstory gallery!

Click to see some of the amazing and inspiring stories created by The Children’s Center community.


Quick reference guide for creating your TCC story


Create your free Microsoft account

If don’t already have one, click to signup for your free microsoft account.

Visit Sway.com to create your story

After you signup for your free Microsoft account, go to Sway.com to create your story.

More Sway video tutorials

If you want to learn more about how to use Sway, visit the Sway YouTube Channel.

Don’t forget to email us your story link

When you’ve finished creating your story, please remember to email us the link to your story to The Children’s Center at:

The image below shows you were to find and copy the link to your story. ALSO, please click “Share” as indicated in the red box below and “Public” if the option is available.


In the subject line of your email, type which category to associate with your story. Choose from one of the following categories:

  • Volunteer
  • Children & Families
  • TCC Staff
  • TCC Board Member
  • Donor
  • Corporate Sponsor
  • Community Partner

Include Hashtag #myTCCstory to help us raise even more awareness

Please remember to include the hashtag #myTCCstory when sharing your story on Twitter and Instagram. This hashtag will help others find all TCC stories on Twitter and Instagram, which in turn will help raise even more awareness!

By sharing and submitting your story, photos, videos, audio, copy, artwork, lyrics and/or links with The Children’s Center, you agree to our Terms of Submission.