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Great Diaper Dash to Benefit Children, Families in Need

DAYTON, OH – Hannah’s Treasure Chest will hold their 2nd annual Great Diaper Dash throughout April with the assistance of several area YMCAs. The nonprofit’s goal is to collect 24,000 diapers, enough to provide 80 infants with an adequate supply of diapers for one month. The collection of diapers, other baby products, and cash donations will take place from April 1-30 at participating area

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CareSource Employees Collect Diapers to Combat Diaper Need in Dayton

DAYTON, OH – CareSource employees in Dayton collected nearly 25,000 diapers and over 18,000 wipes to help close the diaper gap for low-income families in the Miami Valley. The diapering supplies were donated to local children’s nonprofit Hannah’s Treasure Chest to be included in care packages for local children in need. “CareSource employees actively volunteer with hundreds of nonprofits in our community,” said Cathy

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Diaper Need Awareness

Diaper Need is defined as the lack of a sufficient supply of diapers to keep a baby clean, dry and healthy. Fast Facts of Diaper Need 5.3 million children in the U.S. aged three or younger live in poor or low-income families. 1 in 3 American families reports experiencing diaper need. Diapers cannot be obtained with food stamps and disposable diapers cost $70 to $80 per month per

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2016 Diaper Dash Results

Our Volunteer Manager, Trudy Bechtolt, who interned at Hannah’s Treasure Chest while a student at Miami University, coordinated a “Diaper Dash” diaper drive as her capstone project during May, 2016. Throughout May, the Atrium, Coffman, Kettering, and West Carrollton YMCAs and Miami University – Middletown, collected over 12,600 diapers contributed by motivated donors in our community. According to information published by the National Diaper Bank, 1

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Miami University Student Tackles Diaper Need with Senior Capstone Project

DAYTON, OH – Miami University student Trudy Bechtolt has diapers on her mind, but not for the reason you may imagine. While interning at Hannah’s Treasure Chest, a local nonprofit that serves children in need, Bechtolt learned how the lack of adequate diapers affects low-income children and families. To help address this issue, the Integrative Studies major has organized a diaper drive to help

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Once Upon a Child Diaper Drive

Nine of the Once Upon a Child stores in the Dayton-Cincinnati area are now diaper drop-off locations for Sweet Cheeks Diaper Bank in Cincinnati, OH, and Hannah’s Treasure Chest in Dayton, OH. You can help the thousands of families in need in our community by bringing diapers to our stores. One in three families in our country struggle to afford diapers and every donation helps. Anderson (513) 474-5105 Beavercreek (937)

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9 Fast Facts of Diaper Need

9 Fast Facts of #DiaperNeed Courtesy of the National Diaper Bank Network 1 in 3 families struggle with diaper need. 5.3 million babies and toddlers under the age of 3 live in poor and low income families. Government safety-net programs do not recognize diapers as a basic need. Diapers cannot be obtained with food stamps, and are classified with cigarettes, alcohol and pet food

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