By focusing on diaper need, the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN) works to meet the basic needs of all American children and families.
Our mission is to raise awareness of diaper need, strengthen community-based diaper banks, and generate donations of dollars and diapers, so that all babies remain clean, dry and healthy.
NDBN is pleased to share the recent national print and broadcast reporting by Al Jazeera America on diaper need and the growing diaper bank community in the U.S. Below are links to the news articles.
Without diapers, babies cannot participate in early childhood education.
Without childcare, parents cannot go to work.
Number of American babies living in poor & low-income families
1 in 3 American families reports experiencing diaper need.
Disposable diapers cost $70 to $80 per month per baby.
Diapers cannot be obtained with food stamps.
NDBN-Member Diaper Banks
Operating in 45 States,
D.C. & Guam
Total diapers distributed
by U.S. diaper banks
“Our families are always thankful. Having diapers on a regular basis means they don’t have to make decisions between food, medicine and clean babies.”
The following column by National Diaper Bank Network Executive Director Joanne Goldblum originally appeared March 14, 2016 in the Impact [...]
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