Join The Annual Cradles to Crayons Un-Gala®

The Un-Gala is our signature fundraiser in support of Gear Up for Winter, an initiative that supplies 183,000 warm items to local children in Massachusetts. Un-Gala will be in-person at Cradles to Crayons at The Giving Factory® located at 281 Newtonville Avenue, Newton, MA 02460.

Un-Gala in-person volunteer opportunities are available on a first come, first served basis. Adults and children of all ages are welcome to join us for this fun and impactful hands-on service event that features kid-friendly activities and entertainment, light fare, and an impact presentation.

Step 1: Select Your Level of Support

Please review the following levels to determine what is best for you and your family, group, or company. To make a gift click on the “Become a Supporter” button below or email Tiffany Roca at troca@cradlestocrayons.org. She will be in touch to confirm your registration and provide event-day details. 

Step 2: Select Your Event Date and Time

  • Saturday, November 18 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Saturday, December 2 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm  event is at capacity
  • Saturday, December 2 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Contact Tiffany Roca at troca@cradlestocrayons.org


Thank You to our Host Committee

Kate and Ajay Agarwal
Josh and Caroline Beer
Katie and Phil Burgener
Julia Clarkson and Steve Glick
Jessica Dumphy and Mark Manfredi
The Blake Gottesman Family
Cindy Greene and David Jegen
Carolyn and Jeremy Hastings
Lauren Hudson Cofiño and Rafael Cofiño
Phil and Tanya Ianniello
Joshua and Jessica Lutzker
Marney and Tim McCabe
Monica Shah and Anil Seetharam
Paul and Sylvia Zurlo


Thank You to our Generous Supporters




The Campbell Family
Kristine and Nevin Chitkara
Susan and Richard Holbrook
The Merck Foundation
Ila and Rajeev Shah
The Shah and Seetharam Family
Wellsprings Family Foundation

The Abrahamson Family
Ace Ticket
Kate and Ajay Agarwal
Neeraj Agrawal and Papri Sarkar
Alison and Jeff Albers
The Allyn Family
Cindy and Mark Blotner
Katie and Phil Burgener
The Glass Family
Chris and Mary Beth Gordon
The Hastings Family
Phil and Tanya Ianniello
Joshua and Jessica Lutzker
Andy and Carolyn Noble
Sara O’Brien and Russell Cox
Ashley and Sean Quinn
Sandhya Ramakrishnan
Mark and Marion Russell
Maggie Schmidt and Ken Danila
Beanie and Drew Spangler
Brooks and Yolanda Taylor
Paul and Sylvia Zurlo

The Belcher Family
Ted Berk and Naomi Weinberg
Dave and Cassie Bordeau
Caroline and Tim Cahalane
John and Lisa Capone
Jeffrey Crisan and Jodi Walker
Jessica Dumphy and Mark Manfredi
Eastern Bank Foundation
Sarah and Ross Fairbanks
Scott Friend and Leslie Riedel
The Blake Gottesman Family
Stacy and Jason Hill
The Hoffman Family
The Hupp Family
The Kumin Family
Renée Kwok and Family
The MacLean Family
The McLean Family
Lynda Nelson
Ildi and Kevin Nielsen
Jessica and Sam Rubenstein
The Sinaiko Klevens Family
Ted and Kathy Truscott
Christina and Paul Van Houten
Jason Weiner and Nicole Zatlyn
Kelsey Wirth and Dr. Samuel Myers
Karl and Hillary Zimmermann

Mitchel and Stacy Bernstein
The Bilello Family
Peter and Megan Bloomfield
Susan Boney
Anna Bulkovshteyn and Daniel Graña
Wendy Carruthers and Alistair Smith
The Cedrone/Dubovick Family
Teresa Chick and Bhaskaran Natarajan
Molly Doyle and Vik Narasimhan
Stephen and Nisha DuBois
Elizabeth and Patrick Dunn
Michael and Deena Friedman and Family
The Glick and Clarkson Family
Ross and Sarah Fairbanks
Abby Goldenfarb and Michael Barowsky
The Grimmett Family
Kate Haviland
Derek and Donna Hayden
Becca and Kevin Heist
Peter M. Henderson
Victoria and Kris Joshi
Mike and Holly Landsittel
Declan Lee
Cara and Mark Lorion
Marney and Tim McCabe
Laura McTaggart and Tom Nolan
The Molinaro Family
Kate Moran
Needham Bank
Timothy and Cathy O’Neil
Alicia Piedalue and Matt McGinnis
The Quincy Family
The Rudnick/Greenberg Family
Fredi and Jack Shonkoff
The Starman Smith Family
Bill and Jill Werner
Daniel Wichs and Elizabeth Libby
The Widing-Robbins Family
The Williams Family
David, Megan, Gavin, and Garrett Zug


As of November 29, 2023


Highlights from Last Year’s Un-Gala

Meet the Kids and Families You are Helping