Media

The word about the DC Diaper Bank is getting out into the community. Read the stories and watch the videos to learn more about the DC Diaper Bank and to see them in action. For media inquiries please contact Corinne Cannon at ccannon@dcdiaperbank.org or 202-656-8503.

DC Diaper Bank Distributes 500,000th Diaper 
The Capital News Service, October 26, 2013
CNS’s Leslie Spacek interviews DCDB Staff about their work and the distribution of their half millionth diaper.
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Community Service Week Allows Montgomery Residents to Help in Hundreds of Ways
The Gazette, October 23, 2013
The Gazette’s Peggy McEwan discusses the County’s community service week and touts DC Diaper Bank as a great place for families to volunteer.
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Inadequate Diaper Supply Linked to Child Abuse, Depression
Mother Jones, July 30, 2013
Stephanie Mencimer’s news story discussing the findings of Yale University School of Medicine study.
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National Diaper Bank Helps Moms
CNN.com, June 16, 2012
In CNN’s Lisa Slyvester’s news story about the impact the National Diaper Bank has on the Washington DC metro area’s mother and children, Slyvester speaks with DC Diaper Bank’s founder, Corinne Cannon about the necessity of diapers.
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DC Diaper Bank Helps Moms
WJLA ABC Channel 7, May 6, 2012
Alison Starling takes some time to talk with DC Diaper Bank’s founder, Corinne Cannon, about the organization’s mission and the desperate need for diapers.
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District’s Diaper Bank Growing Fast
Street Sense, May 17, 2012
Abbey Woodfin interviews DC Diaper Bank’s founder, Corinne Cannon, about how the organization got its start.
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Diaper Banks Spreading
Marketplace – American Public Media, March 20, 2012
In a story about the lack of government coverage for diapers by Elizabeth Wynne Johnson, DC Diaper Bank’s founder Corinne Cannon talks about the constant need for more diapers.
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The DC Diaper Bank Story
Help a Mother Out, August 24, 2011
A wonderful story of the birth of the DC Diaper Bank and how it is serving the community today
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DC Diaper Bank
The Hill is Home, May 3, 2011
Nichole Remmert talks about the immense problems plaguing low-income families due to a lack of diapers and how the DC Diaper Banks is helping to solve these problems.
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Blurb on Launch Event
The Washington Post, On Parenting Blog, May 3, 2011
Information about the DC Diaper Bank’s official launch event
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Business Rx: Does DC Diaper Bank Need a Change (In Emphasis)?
The Washington Post, April 17, 2011
The DC Diaper Bank’s Corinne and John Cannon answer some questions about the organization’s mission and focus from Melissa Carrier, Executive Director of the Center for Social Value Creation.
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Whole Foods Market and the DC Diaper Bank Partner to Help Local Mothers and Mother Earth
Silver Spring Patch, March 31, 2011
Whole Food Market in Silver Spring holds a diaper drive for the DC Diaper Bank to celebrate Earth Month.
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Donate Diapers to the DC Diaper Bank
Washingtonian, March 31, 2011
Information about the DC Diaper Drop hosted by Whole Foods Market in Silver Spring.
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DC Diaper Bank Diaper Drive This Weekend at Whole Foods & Giveaway for Charity
A Parent in Silver Spring, March 29, 2011
A blurb about the diaper drive hosted by Whole Foods Market in Silver Spring to benefit the DC Diaper Bank.
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