The Diaper Bag is a Fredericksburg Area Service League Signature Program that provides diapers and diaper wipes to families experiencing diaper need in the Fredericksburg Area. Diaper need is defined as the lack of a clean diaper supply. Diaper need dramatically impacts the physical and mental health of parents and children. There are currently over 5,000 children under the age of 6 living below the federal poverty level in Fredericksburg and the surrounding counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, Caroline and King George.
To donate online, please visit faserviceleague.com/diaperbag.html
Every $25 donation will buy 144 to 252 diapers (determined by size) for families in need
1) Hold a Diaper Drive
Collect diapers, diaper wipes, and/or monetary donations. Monetary donations will go directly to The Diaper Bag program, and to the purchasing of diapers and wipes from JetCares (JetCares is an online diaper program where non-profits can purchase high-quality diapers at greatly discounted prices).
Fredericksburg Area Service League's
Spring Diaper Shower
April 29 - May 12
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS AND DONORS, WHAT A GREAT SHOWER!
The Diaper Bag, a Fredericksburg Area Service League Signature Program (FASL), partnered with the following community members and local businesses to hold diaper drives during our annual SpringDiaper Shower. Unopened packages of disposable diapers and wipes were collected at these locations:
Coldwell Banker Elite- Spotsylvania Office, 990 Bragg Rd.
Coldwell Banker Elite- Fredericksburg Office, 520 Williams St.
Central Rappahannock Regional Library- All 6 locations
Manarc Borne the Battle- 1008 Sophia St.
Jabberwocky- 810 Caroline St.
Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank- 3631 Lee Hill Dr.
The Diaper Bag Program
2) Donate Online
Donate to The Diaper Bag online, or mail your donation to FASL, P.O. Box 7935, Fredericksburg, VA 22404, Attention: The Diaper Bag. Your donation will go directly to The Diaper Bag program, and to the purchasing of diapers and wipes from JetCares. JetCares is a diaper program where non-profits can purchase high-quality diapers at greatly discounted prices. Every $25 will buy from 144 to 252 diapers, depending on the size.
3) Become a Sponsor
Become an FASL sponsor and earmark your donation for The Diaper Bag. To sponsor please click on the Donate Button below to enter your sponsorship amount.
4) Donate Diapers and Diaper Wipes
Unopened packages of diapers and wipes may be dropped off at the Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank, 3631 Lee Hill Dr., Monday-Thursday, 8a.m.-5p.m. When dropping off your donation, please specify that they are for The Diaper Bag.
The diapers and wipes collected through The Diaper Bag program will be distributed by the Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank (FRFB). FASL has partnered with FRFB to distribute the diapers and wipes through their network of partner agencies, reaching families truly in need. In addition, any local non-profit organizations not partnered with FRFB may register with The Diaper Bag to receive diapers for families they are assisting.
Community-minded citizens, like you, allow us to help families that are in need. With many families struggling financially in our area, your support is greatly appreciated by the children we help. We are continually inspired by the spirit of sharing that we see in the Fredericksburg community from individuals and businesses that support making a difference for children.
For any questions regarding The Diaper Bag, please email us at email@example.com
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