Books and Baby Formula is a COVID-19 emergency call to action to support Boston families and surrounding communities struggling during these unprecedented times. Storytime Crafts has ramped up its efforts to collect donations of baby formula, diapers, baby wipes and other baby essentials to provide to vulnerable families during the pandemic.

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Baby formula, books and hearts - April 16, 2020
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So many BPS families have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. Storytime Crafts prepared gift bags for Boston Public Schools families with baby formula, books and handcrafted hearts donated by "Catching Joy" and hygiene products from "Hope & Comfort".

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Baby formula, books and hearts - May 13, 2020

Supporting families experiencing homelessness, housing and food insecurity is our top priority. Storytime Crafts continues to prepare care packages for Boston Public Schools families with baby formula, books and handcrafted hearts donated by "Catching Joy".

Longwood Pediatrics in Boston Donates Baby Formula for BPS families - May 26, 2020

Every Friday, volunteer drivers line up along the street at the Red Cross in Boston to safely pick up food, hygiene kits, books  and baby formula care packages to deliver to families in need. Every week, volunteers drop off for approximately 550 families from the King, Haynes, Trotter, Burke HS, Frederick, Dever, and McCormack schools.


Storytime Crafts prepared 30 care packages this week with baby formula and books for BPS families with the help of Needham High School student Patrick Tsung.

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Baby Formula Kits for Boston families - June 7, 2020
Storytime Crafts Supports Wounded Knee in South Dakota - June 9, 2020

Storytime Crafts sends baby formula and supplies to First Nations people in Wounded Knee and other areas in South Dakota. Thanks to Longwood Pediatrics for making this possible.

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Baby formula kits are assembled by volunteers for Boston families - June 23, 2020
Baby kits for Boston Community Pediatrics
January 1, 2021

Boston Community Pediatrics was founded by Dr. Robyn Riseberg (from Wellesley) and opened on November 16, 2020. BCP is a nonprofit pediatric private practice, the first ever in Massachusetts. BCP is bringing equity to pediatric healthcare by providing all families with comprehensive, high-quality care that puts the patient at the forefront of its delivery model. 

Baby kits for The Dimock
February 14, 2021
Baby kits for The Dimock
March 13, 2021
Storytime Crafts provides baby kits for The Dimock, Roxbury
January 29, 2021

The Dimock serves the most vulnerable residents of Boston who are particularly vulnerable right now due to covid-19. More than 70% of their patients and families are low-income. 

Baby kits for Boston Community Pediatrics
May 2, 2021
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