Lynn Margherio—Cradles to Crayons

The organization empowers 50,000 volunteers, partners with 304 agencies, and has served more than one million children. They provide children from birth to age twelve living in low income and homeless situations with the essential items they need to thrive, at home, at work, and at play. They supply the items free of charge by engaging and connecting communities that …

Cradles to Crayons Included in List of Local Charities to Support This Holiday Season

(Philadelphia, PA) – Cradles to Crayons Philadelphia has been included in Main Line Today‘s list of local charities to support this holiday season. Kelly Lyons gives readers a few suggestions on how they can help Cradles to Crayons: “It didn’t take long for Boston-based nonprofit Cradles to Crayons to make its way to Conshohocken. The Philadelphia chapter was established in …

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 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 Philadelphia Distributes 300,000 Diapers

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 More than 130 Greater Philadelphia region human service agencies – including homeless and domestic violence shelters, schools, and foster homes that provide direct assistance to children – received quantities of free diapers from Cradles to Crayons, when the local nonprofit distributes over 300,000 of the essential product from its facility in West Conshohocken. The diapers were provided …

“The Week” Magazine honors Cradles to Crayons as the Charity of the Week

The Week Magazine, a weekly news magazine, featured Cradles to Crayons as the “Charity of the Week” on Thursday, March 10th. The Week Magazine honors nonprofits that have been recognized with the highest four-star ranking from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.  

Edgewood Elementary Valentine School-Wide Service Project

Cradles to Crayons Philadelphia had a very special delivery on Thursday, February 25th when Edgewood Elementary School’s PTO committee generously dropped off more than 450 Baby Bundle Bags to the Giving Factory for their Valentines School-Wide Service Project. Edgewood Elementary students and parents took a great deal of time to meticulously collect, assemble and personalize each Baby Bundle Bag for local families in …

Cradles to Crayons’ Zachery Tapp featured in Salesforce Ben’s Trailhead Video Series

Cradles to Crayons’ nonprofit admin, Zachery Tapp is featured in a seven-part Salesforce Trailhead video series, explaining how Trailhead helped him skyrocket his productivity and unlock the true power of Salesforce for his company. Read the article and watch the video here: http://www.salesforceben.com/why-we-should-all-use-salesforce-trailhead/

Bank of America’s Financial and Volunteer Support Expands Cradles to Crayons® Mission Nationally

Bank of America’s Financial and Volunteer Support Expands Cradles to Crayons® Mission Nationally Ten years of corporate volunteering and financial giving deepen impact in Massachusetts, Greater Philadelphia, and Chicago CAMBRIDGE, M.A., OCTOBER 29, 2015–Bank of America presented Cradles to Crayons with a $295,000.00 check today, to fund national growth and support mission-driven work in Massachusetts ($50,000), Greater Philadelphia ($20,000), and …