Month: May 2015

NDBN Testifies on Diaper Tax Bill in California

On May 4, NDBN’s Director of Policy, Research and Analysis Alison Weir testified before the California Assembly’s Committee on Revenue and Taxation in Sacramento. California is considering a bill that would repeal the sales tax on diapers. Read Alison’s testimony below. ———————————– Good evening Chairman Ting, Vice Chairman Brough and members of the Committee. My name […]

Let’s Stop Judging Poor Moms this Mother’s Day

The following column by National Diaper Bank Network Executive Director Joanne Goldblum originally appeared May 8, 2015 in the PostEverything section of The Washington Post website. —————– About 30 percent of low-income parents can’t afford to change their children’s diapers frequently enough, according to a Yale University study. My organization, National Diaper Bank Network, helps distribute diapers to those families in need. […]

Photos Needed for NDBN Video by #NFChronicles

If he’s not already on your radar, NDBN invites you to check out the amazing and funny La Guardia Cross and his New Father Chronicles videos posted on YouTube. We’re thrilled that Mr. Cross is working on a collaboration with NDBN! He’s lending his video skills and unique humor to create a piece to help promote awareness of NDBN and ‪#‎DiaperNeed‬. […]