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November 3, 2017

After Maria: Boston uses schools as one-stop shop to assist Puerto Rican families

Read the full story at The Christian Science Monitor site here. NOVEMBER 3, 2017 BOSTON—Fifteen minutes before Boston Public Schools’ pop-up welcome center at... Read More »

October 30, 2017

Thousands of backpacks prepared for displaced families from Puerto Rico

Read the full story at The Boston Globe site here.     By Cristela Guerra GLOBE STAFF  OCTOBER 29, 2017 A ballroom inside the Boston Park... Read More »

September 22, 2017

Cradles to Crayons® Celebrates 15 Years of Community Impact

Boston and Chicago landmarks join in support of the nonprofit’s years of service (Boston, MA- September 21, 2017)- Cradles to Crayons, a nonprofit... Read More »

January 17, 2017

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... Read More »

December 18, 2016

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... Read More »

November 18, 2016

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... Read More »

May 19, 2016

Cradles to Crayons® Backpack-A-Thon® at Staples stuffs 20,000 backpacks

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–At today’s Cradles to Crayons Ready for School Backpack-A-Thon event at Staples, now in its third year, 20,000 backpacks were assembled... Read More »

May 9, 2016

4 Your Community: Cradles to Crayons

This past weekend our Associate Director of Partner Relations, Kylee North stopped by WBZ | CBS Boston to chat with Kerry Connelly about... Read More »

February 17, 2016

Several Local Groups Participating in PJ Drive

By Corin Cook Daily News Staff Posted Feb. 10, 2016 at 6:07 PM Several local groups are setting up pajama drop-off areas to... Read More »