CBS Chicago Features Kids Helping Kids

This is a story about how two young children inspired their whole school to reach out and be charitable. As CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports, these kids offer us all a reminder about the value of giving. It’s Positively Chicago.

New Nonprofit Gives Needy Kids Clothes They Can Be Proud Of

Cradles to Crayons, a Boston-based nonprofit organization that opened a location in Chicago this past August, provides Chicagoland kids in need with quality items such as clothing, shoes, toys, books, and school supplies. Chicago Tonight visits the Giving Factory to take a look.

WCIU Features New Chicago Nonprofit Aiming to Help Local Kids

Thousands of kids go without everyday necessities every year. Cradles to Crayons is working to change that! Ashley Barnes checks out the giving factory headquarters to find out more about this new nonprofit. (Part 1) (Part 2)

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 Bolsters Leadership Team

The nonprofit hires for key roles of VP of Program Operations and VP of Development 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 – is happy to announce the addition …

Ten-year-old Girl’s Birthday Supports Hundreds of Greater Boston Kids

Click for more coverage: CBS, WCVB, and NECN. Methuen Girl’s Birthday Wish Turns Into Tradition Of Giving BOSTON (CBS) – A young Methuen girl’s birthday wish has turned into a tradition of giving. Most kids can quickly rattle off their birthday demand, but 10-year-old Kailey Moras has just one request: to help others. Kailey helped offload a haul of more than …

Engaging & Connecting Communities with Amy Hughes

Comcast Newsmakers interviews Chicago Board member, Amy Hughes, to discuss how Cradles to Crayons engages with local communities to collect donations to help Chicagoland children.  

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 …