1 in 3
Families Experience Diaper Need
Parents living in poverty often have to choose between paying rent, buying food, or buying diapers.
8 to 10
Diapers Needed Per Day
Licensed daycares also do not accept cloth diapers and require parents to provide 8-10 disposable diapers a day for their children, easily costing $100 per child per month.
3 in 5
Parents Miss Work
Without a sufficient supply of disposable diapers and access to licensed daycare, parents living in poverty are trapped – unable to take advantage of the educational or job opportunities that would help lift their families out of poverty.