“Books with Breakfast” is a COVID-19 crisis response program developed to provide books to Boston Public Schools students with the goal of keeping children engaged in reading and learning while aiding parents in the task of educating at home. This partnership with ReadBoston and Boston Public Schools is addressing the immediate needs of families and underserved children by supplying books to support continued at-home learning during school closings.
“Help for Homeless" is a COVID-19 emergency initiative to provide support to facilities caring for homeless COVID-19 patients and homeless in isolation. Storytime Crafts is providing books and resources and partnering with Hope & Comfort to provide essential hygiene products. Facilities are ramping up to meet the needs of homeless patients and their goal is to help these patients feel cared for and safe so that they are comfortable staying quarantined.
“Baby Formula for Families" is a COVID-19 emergency call to action to support Boston Public Schools families struggling to provide baby formula for their babies. Storytime Crafts has set up an "Amazon Smile" account so individuals can order baby formula to help Boston Community families. To donate, you can place an order through Amazon Smile and select "Storytime Crafts" as a charity. Orders can be mailed to Storytime Crafts, c/o Lisa Vergara, 21 Greenwood Ave, Needham, MA 02492.