You Can Help!
We need diapers. Lots of them. One child goes through nearly 3,000 diapers a year. In Linn County alone, there are over 2,000 children ages 5 and under living in poverty.
Every dollar donated will keep one baby or toddler clean and dry for one day!
Organize a Diaper Drive
Host an event at your office or church. Ask attendees to bring diapers as a donation to Eastern Iowa Diaper Bank. Contact us at 319.364.8909 for more resources on organizing a diaper drive.
Prior to 2020, Andy and his fiancé, had never needed to utilize a community service. Andy shares, “I have always worked and was able to provide for my family, so it was humbling to admit that we needed a hand.” After seeing a news article, they quickly got in line. “When we arrived and saw the line of cars, it was evident that this organization truly cared about those in need after such a rough year – I don’t know what we would’ve done without them.”
CEDAR RAPIDS — Because of the economic hardship faced by many this year, one local nonprofit providing for some of the area’s littlest residents saw its biggest growth to date. The Eastern Iowa Diaper Bank has donated more than 615,000