Close the Diaper Gap with Huggies
Can you imagine not having enough diapers for your baby? In the United States, 1 in 3 families don’t have enough diapers to keep their babies clean and healthy. While many families might have means to get enough diapers for their babies, other families who struggle financially are stretching the time between diaper changes so that they won’t need to buy them as often. In fact, these families often have to choose between buying food for their babies and buying diapers. Unfortunately, it means that some babies are sitting in soiled diapers much, much longer than they should, leading to diaper rashes, urinary tract infections, or staph infections.
Last week, the President of the United States shared an update on the nation’s efforts to help close the diaper gap since the White House became involved in the cause earlier this year. While support was national in scale, one brand in particular, Huggies, has gone above and beyond in their efforts. In fact, in early 2017, Huggies will become the first global diaper brand to offer a program that will enable diaper banks to purchase bulk quantities of high-quality Huggies diapers at competitive prices.
In 2016 alone, Huggies and its partners have donated more than 48 million diapers and wipes and they are not stopping there. [Read more…]