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  • Cradles to Crayons Chicago chosen as the NUDM 2018 Primary Beneficiary

    Cradles to Crayons Chicago is so honored to be chosen by Northwestern University Dance Marathon as their 2018 Primary Beneficiary.  This video captures it all: our excitement, the NU students’ passion, and most of all, the reason why we’re all committed...

  • CBS Chicago Features Kids Helping Kids

    This is a story about how two young children inspired their whole school to reach out and be charitable. As CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports, these kids offer us all a reminder about the value of giving. It’s Positively Chicago. http://chicago.cbslocal...

  • New Nonprofit Gives Needy Kids Clothes They Can Be Proud Of

    Cradles to Crayons, a Boston-based nonprofit organization that opened a location in Chicago this past August, provides Chicagoland kids in need with quality items such as clothing, shoes, toys, books, and school supplies. Chicago Tonight visits the Giving...

  • WCIU Features New Chicago Nonprofit Aiming to Help Local Kids

    Thousands of kids go without everyday necessities every year. Cradles to Crayons is working to change that! Ashley Barnes checks out the giving factory headquarters to find out more about this new nonprofit. (Part 1) http://bit...

  • CBS Philly Features Cradles to Crayons MLK Drive

    CBS Philly spotlights Cradles to Crayons’ largest product collection of the year honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on MLK Day. Watch the full video here.

  • 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 age twelve living in low income and homeless situations with the essential items they need to...

  • Cradles to Crayons Bolsters Leadership Team

    The nonprofit hires for key roles of VP of Program Operations and VP of Development Boston, MA- Cradles to Crayons®, a nonprofit organization that equips children from birth through age 12 living in homeless or low-income situations with the essential...

  • New Nonprofit Aims to Support Chicago’s Underserved Children

    Cradles to Crayons looks to bring volunteers together to impact the lives of Chicagoland children. The Chicago Tribune’s Jessi Roti reports:

  • 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 birthday wish has turned into a tradition of giving. Most kids can quickly rattle off their birthday demand...

  • Engaging & Connecting Communities with Amy Hughes

    Comcast Newsmakers interviews Chicago Board member, Amy Hughes, to discuss how Cradles to Crayons engages with local communities to collect donations to help Chicagoland children.

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