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  • 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 Sociedad Latina in Mission Hill is set to open for the first time, Maria Berrios is already sitting in line in a black fold-out chair. She is gripping a piece of scrap […]

  • 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 Plaza hotel became an assembly line Sunday morning with hundreds of volunteers stuffing 2,500 backpacks full of school supplies in less than two hours. It was a team effort by two local […]

  • 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 organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential items they need to thrive, is thrilled to recognize its 15th anniversary this month. […]