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  • Cook County Board Pres. Preckwinkle visits Cradles to Crayons’ main warehouse

    CHICAGO (WLS) — Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle visited Cradles to Crayons’ main warehouse on Chicago’s Northwest Side Friday morning. Housing Authority of Cook County Executive Director Richard J. Monocchio joined Preckwinkle in a tour of the Avondale facility at 11 a.m. Cradles to Crayons Executive Director Shoshana Buchholz-Miller led the tour. Since the […]

  • Local company helps quarantined kids across Chicago during coronavirus pandemic

    CHICAGO — A local company is bringing some entertainment to bored kids across the city as they remain cooped up during the stay-at-home order. When trucks pull into the loading dock of the Cradles to Crayons warehouse, it’s usually a delivery of necessities like diapers and clothing for Chicago families in need. But this truck […]

  • Filling Basic Needs

    Cradles to Crayons helps to fill the needs of children in at-risk communities through care packages. Since the COVID-19 crisis, focus has shifted to more basic essential items they are supplying including diapers, wipes and books.   *Comcast Newsmakers