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ISO Amazing People to Join DCDB’s Board!

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More exciting news at DCDB Headquarters: We’re looking for some amazing people to join our board starting in July!  Have you volunteered for a while and want to get more involved in our work? Are you passionate about the issues of child and family poverty? Have you served on a board in the past and… Read more »

Share the Diapers, Share the Love

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Since we started 4.5 years ago we’ve been trying to wrap our heads around a way to get cloth diapers to our families that have the ability to use them. We’ve also talked to a lot of donors who want to pass their cloth diapers on to little ones in need. Today we’re happy to… Read more »

Thankful for all of YOU….

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Happy Thanksgiving! We have so much to give thanks for at DCDB! In the last year, with help from so many, we have distributed more than 600,000 diapers to families in need and more than 1.2 million to date!  We work with a truly incredible group of Community Partners and we have the absolute world’s… Read more »

Welcoming THREE New Diaper Distribution Partners!

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 If you’ve been to the Warehouse in the last two weeks you’ll have noticed a little change – we now have one half of the space covered with floor to ceiling diapers! The shelving and the additional inventory was needed because we just brought on three amazing new partners: Polaris Project, Aspire Counseling, and Borromeo Housing.  Each of… Read more »

Antwain’s Letter

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We received this letter from a teen father working with our partner Sasha Bruce YouthBuild program. This unique program “provides academic training toward a GED, vocational classroom training in carpentry, barbering, environmental maintenance and other occupations, on-site carpentry experience and job placement in a variety of high-demand fields. Almost all graduates of the program either continue… Read more »

A Year Already?!?!

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Hard to believe, but we’ve been in the Warehouse for a year now. It seems like just yesterday we moved the first box of diapers in:                 and look at us now:                 I know, right?!?!?   So, in the tradition of… Read more »

A Whole Lotta Thanks!

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May was an amazing mont h for DC Diaper Bank’s newest program – The Baby Pantry: Food & Other Essentials. And we have eight area Whole Foods Markets and their customers and staff to thank! While diapers and wipes are always our most needed items, our families often struggle with other essentials to help their babies thrive. When we announced our plans to… Read more »