Chicago – Oct 18, 2020 By Ranya Sharma Our Back to School Bake Sale has concluded ! We successfully raised $200. Thanks to everyone who placed orders for Sugar Cookies, Rice Krispies, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Chocolate Brownies, and assorted Muffins. We hope you liked them all.
Chicago – May 28, 2020 By Ranya Sharma Hello all, We hope this message finds you well during these challenging times. This week, we donated 32 pediatric masks to Northwest CommunityHospital (https://www.nch.org/) in Arlington Heights, Illinois, as we were made aware of the needof masks for children. By adjusting our pre-existing measurements and patterns for […]
Chicago – May 7, 2020 By Ranya Sharma Hello all, we hope this message finds you well! During the time of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have sewn approximately 300 masks and have been donating them to our community. On April 29 th , we donated 33 masks to Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, IL. […]
Chicago – April 3, 2020 By Ranya Sharma Due to shortage of protective gear, fabric masks are a last response option according to https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/ppe-strategy/face-masks.html. “Skulls and Drills” followed CDC guidelines to home sew masks for donations to health care workers at St. Alexius hospital. We have delivered more than 100 fabric masks to healthcare personnel and […]
Chicago – Jan 20, 2020 By Ranya Sharma Thank you Daily Herald for publishing our story. https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20200120/moms-really-scary-moment-led-south-barrington-sisters-to-launch-charity-for-brain-treatment The Daily Herald is a daily newspaper based in Arlington Heights, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. The newspaper is distributed in the northern, northwestern and western suburbs of Chicago.
Chicago – Jan 6, 2020 By Rhea Sharma Skulls and Drills has launched a GoFundMe campaign to raise $10,000. Please share with your networks and help us reach our goal. https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/skulls-and-drills-a-mindful-gift Our goal to raise $10,000 is quite audacious but with the help and support of our community we feel we can do it. Proceeds […]
Chicago – Dec 21, 2019 By Rhea Sharma Skulls and Drills just earned a 2019 Bronze Seal by adding information to our Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar. Now our community members as well as 10+ million GuideStar users can find out more about our mission and programs. Plus, we’ve provided fresh information to 200+ charitable websites […]
Chicago – Dec 12, 2019 By Rhea Sharma Our Fall Bake Sale has concluded ! We successfully raised $350. Thanks to everyone who placed orders for Thumbprint Butter Cookies, Almond Cookies, and Chocolate Chip Snowballs. We hope you like the cookies.