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Diaper drive for the homeless


Last updated 11/8/2018 at Noon

Diapers donated to a drive for the homeless.

In their first year of life, babies go through about 2,750 diapers, about 8,000 wipes, and a lot of formula and baby food.

According to Parenting magazine, the average family will spend close to $50 per week on those items alone. The costs rise if you have a child with allergies or special needs – or if you are homeless and need to purchase in small quantities in order to be able to carry everything with you.

For these families, the cost of these basic needs is much higher.

Girl Scout Troop 41002 looked at these statistics and decided it could make a difference for families experiencing...

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