Cradles to Crayons Launches Its Gear Up for Winter Program

Seeking donations to provide warm winter essentials to families in need Boston, MA- Cradles to Crayons®, a nonprofit organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive – at home, at school, and at play, commences its Gear Up for Winter initiative, a program aiming to …

Cradles to Crayons® Announces Chicago Board of Directors

Team of notable Chicagoland leaders to serve on new nonprofit board (CHICAGO, IL – November 17, 2016)  Cradles to Crayons, a nonprofit organization that provides children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive, announced today its inaugural Chicago Board of Directors. Six distinguished civic and corporate leaders will …

Cradles to Crayons Joins Real Estate Brokerage Franchise for Winter Initiative

(Philadelphia, PA) – Cradles to Crayons announced it is joining Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach and the Trident Group for Gear Up For Winter Initiative. 70 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices are to participate in the winter gear collection effort. Cradles to Crayons, a nonprofit organization that provides children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations, with the essential items …

Cradles to Crayons is Proud to Partner with Whole Foods Market Stores in Massachusetts this Season

24 Massachusetts locations support the nonprofit’s winter initiative with in-store collections (Boston, MA- November 10, 2016)– Cradles to Crayons®, a nonprofit organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive – at home, at school, and at play, is proud to announce that it has partnered …

Cradles to Crayons® Appoints New Chairman of the Board

Dean Athanasia of Bank of America elected as new Chairman of National Board (Boston, MA- October 31, 2016)– Cradles to Crayons, a nonprofit organization that provides children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive, is pleased to announce Dean Athanasia as their new Chairman of the National Board …

Cradles to Crayons Announces Grand Opening of The Giving Factory in Chicago

The nonprofit also celebrates its one million children served milestone and unveils Bank of America and Swap.com as corporate partners in Chicago (Chicago, IL – October 13, 2016)– Cradles to Crayons®, a nonprofit organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive – at home, at …

Cradles to Crayons Achieves One Million Children Served Milestone

The nonprofit celebrates the significant milestone this month (Philadelphia, PA- October 13, 2016)– Cradles to Crayons®, a nonprofit organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive – at home, at school, and at play, is proud to announce that it has served one million children …

Cradles to Crayons Achieves One Million Children Served Milestone

The nonprofit celebrates the significant milestone this month (Boston, MA- October 13, 2016)– Cradles to Crayons®, a nonprofit organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive – at home, at school, and at play, is proud to announce that it has served one million children …

Cradles to Crayons Chicago Board Chair Featured in “Taking Names”

Our very own Chicago Board Chair, Jack Greenberg, was featured in a recent article by The Chicago Sun-Times. Journalist Shia Kapos’s website “Taking Names” highlighted Jack’s civic leadership as he steps down as Chair of the Metropolitan Pier & Exposition and as he steps into the role of Cradles to Crayons Chicago Board Chair. We are so appreciative of Jack’s …

New Chicago Nonprofit Packs 10,000 Backpacks For Kids In Need

CHICAGO (CBS) — The new school year kicks off in just a few weeks, but many students in Chicago do not have the basic supplies to be successful. Cradles to Crayons® held Thursday its Inaugural Ready for School Backpack-A-Thon® at the Hilton Chicago. The national nonprofit, who recently launched in Chicago, teamed up with state and city leaders, as well …