Friday, May 19, 2017

come out to support DC Diaper Bank!

Come out to support DC Diaper Bank!
                                                

Thank you to all our incredible Bloomingdale neighbors who have left diapers, baby supplies and feminine products on our front porch in 2017.  They have all been safely delivered to the DC Diaper Bank and are making a huge difference for DC families in need.  Please keep the donations coming!   One item of particular use this time of year is sunscreen (unopened). 

An excellent time to drop off items would be on your way to this weekend's Bloomingdale Community Day.  We live right on the southwest corner of park (gray fence, right next door to the new house being built) and this Saturday you are welcome to leave items at our back fence/gate (or front porch Saturday and other days). Our street address is 2009 First Street NW.

Also, please check out the following DC Diaper Bank activities and come out to support if you can! 

If you're interested in learning more about the DC Diaper Bank, its website is http://www.dcdiaperbank.org/ or I am happy to answer any questions you may have.  Just shoot me an email (my name, no spaces at gmail). 

Many thanks!
Amy Karpel


DC Diaper Bank Activities in May

Playdate with a Purpose - THIS Saturday, May 20th
Vienna Town Green
8:30-11:30am

We're heading to VA and we are ready to play!  Join us and some amazing friends - The Great Zucchini and Rainbow Rock Band - for a fun morning of laughs, music, games, family yoga, and talking diaper need! 




Sibley Family Fun Day and Diaper Drive - THIS Saturday, May 20th 
Sibley Hospital 
9am-12pm


We're teaming up with Sibley for a day of family fun and, of course, a diaper drive!  There will be games, health screenings, entertainment, snacks, Zumba, giveaways and more. If you were born at Sibley, you can enjoy a special Sibley Baby Reunion. 


The Monthly Meet - Tuesday, May 30th 
Hanks' Oyster Bar on Capitol Hill 
5-7pm (you can bet we'll likely be there after 7!)


We have started monthly period product collection happy hours for our newest program The Monthly - Period Products for Those in Need. Join us for May's Monthly Meet at Hank's on the Hill! We'll be celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Day 2017 a few days late, once everyone's back in town from the long weekend. but you know what? sometimes things are just a few days late (ahem: like periods).  So, grab bring period products and a friend and come on out for period product happy hour! 

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