BENEFITING: National Diaper Bank Network Inc
Help make a difference by donating toward the purchase of diapers to assist mothers and families in low income communities. Just a $15.00 donation can purchase 100 DIAPERS!
All proceeds will be used to purchase diapers to be donated to NYC and Long Island mothers as well as toward the establishment of the FIRST diaper bank in NYC!
-Diaper need is significantly prevalent in low income communities. About 30% of mothers report diaper need (Pediatrics, 2013)
-Diaper need leads to both UTIs and dermatitis in babies
-Diaper need is associated with increased maternal stress and depression
-There are currently NO federally subsidized means to purchase diapers
Your donation will go towards both the health of babies and the happiness of mothers!
Many thanks for your support.
For more information on the current diaper need please follow the below links:
1.Diaper Need and Its Impact on Child Health Megan V. Smith, Anna Kruse, Alison Weir and Joanne Goldblum Pediatrics; originally published online July 29, 2013;
2. National Diaper Bank