Kate Bonestroo

Kate is the Executive Director of the Diaper Bank of Minnesota, a program that provides diapers to 20 partner organizations in 7 counties in the Twin Cities area of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Kate has worked for over 30 years serving low-income families with young children.

Kate ‘s passion has always been and continues to be babies and assisting parents as they work towards meeting their young children’s basic needs. She started the first Early Head Start Program in Saint Paul and worked with research programs to alleviate the education gap for low income children. Upon retirement, she joined the Diaper Bank of Minnesota and became the Executive Director in 2015.