For almost a decade, Cradles to Crayons—with the generous support of our donors, sponsors, and volunteers—has been sending children in need to school ready to fulfill their potential. Find out how you can help get local kids Ready for School.
Thank you to our sponsors:
Gear Up for Baby recognizes the specialized needs of the youngest children we serve – those aged 0 to 24 months. Help us help babies in need across the region by donating funds, time, and baby product.
Visit our Virtual Baby Shower to find out how you can help!
Most Needed Items are immediate needs of children's essential items in our warehouse. The most prevalent out-of-stock items are new underwear & socks, pants, winter coats, and books.
Michal Smith, Executive Director
Sarah Busbey, Operations Manager
Aram Defterderian, Bookkeeper and Office Manager
Susan Hight, Director of Development
Debra Roberts, Director of Individual and Family Philanthropy
Katherine Stepkowicz, Executive Assistant and Special Projects Manager
Leah Mafrica, Marketing and Communications Associate
Renee Nicolo, Manager, Community Outreach
Kristen Gowing, Manager, Partner Relations
Raymond Taylor, Driver and Distribution Coordinator
Julianne Allman, Volunteer Scheduling and Production Coordinator
Tyla Conicello, Training and Volunteer Programs Coordinator
Meredith Thomas, College and Community Volunteer Coordinator
Ana Loyola, Volunteer and Warehouse Logistics Coordinator