Honor a loved one or special occasion with a gift to The Cradle to support individuals and families touched by adoption.
Click here to make a charitable donation to The Cradle dedicated to someone special. If you wish for us to notify the honored individual(s) or their family, please include their contact information when submitting gift information.
Please contact 847-733-3227 if you have any questions or require assistance with commemorative gifts.
Honor a special person, relationship, or anniversary with a message in The Cradle courtyard.
The Cradle is honored to be a part of so many families built through the love that stems from adoption and as a beneficiary of support for all those touched by adoption. Memorial giving is a meaningful way to celebrate the life of a loved one who has passed.
Honor a loved one or special occasion with a gift to support The Cradle where it’s needed most. The Cradle is touched to receive support inspired by members of our Cradle community and in honor of special occasions including birthdays, anniversaries, adoption days, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, and more. Click here to make a celebratory gift.
Commemorate a loved one or special day by sponsoring a full day or shift of infant care in The Cradle Nursery. Donations help us provide the babies in our nursery with 24/7, quality care and access to formula, transportation to medical visits and pediatric check-ups, diapers, and other essential supplies. The Cradle Nursery is the only on-site nursery at an adoption agency in the U.S. and has operated continuously since 1923
Your commemorative message will be displayed on The Cradle’s social media and will support our Nursery where it’s needed most.
Support the infants in our care as a Nursery Angel or Shift Hero by selecting “$2,000 – Nursery Angel” or “$750 – Shift Hero” on our donation form.
Please include the dedication information for your gift in this form. We will follow up to confirm we have the correct message. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 847-733-3227 if you require assistance.
Looking to collect donations for The Cradle during a special occasion or as a group gift for a loved one? Contact email@example.com or call 847-733-3227 to notify our team of incoming gifts in someone’s honor or to set up a page on The Cradle website to collect donations.
The Cradle Foundation was created in 2003 to raise and manage funds in support of The Cradle’s outstanding adoption and child welfare programs and services. Gifts made through The Cradle Foundation directly support The Cradle. The Cradle Foundation’s Federal Tax Identification Number is 45-0506764.
The Cradle is 100 years old in 2023! You can get involved with our Centennial Celebration by sharing your story to be part of Faces of The Cradle, attending an event, learning more about our history or making a donation.