Diaper bank opening in Baltimore
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore is getting its first diaper bank, which will provide diapers, wipes and diaper cream to the needy.
Officials with DiaperSHARE, the name for the bank, say a regular distribution of supplies to social service organizations will begin Nov. 1.
The group says its initial distribution effort will be fueled by donations received during a series of diaper drives, one that took place on Saturday and others that are scheduled for the month of October.
DiaperSHARE is a project of Maryland-based ShareBaby, a nonprofit that provides clothing, equipment and supplies for children under the age of five to homeless and domestic violence shelters.
Copyright 2015 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed