A year in review

This year has been one for the books. It has literally been a great year for Bottoms Up. We have formed new relationships/partnerships, received some grants, and had our largest donation to date.  A year ago, I was speaking with a friend and former diaper bank parent. I explained that I wanted to do moreContinue reading “A year in review”

Sharing our mission

On Sunday, Dec 27th we had the oppertunity to go to Jean Browning Maternity Home. We were invited by Barbara Miller of Elite Entertainment. Ms. Miller was hosting a holiday paint party for the families of the Jean browning Maternity Home. During their event, I was allowed to share information about the diaper bank andContinue reading “Sharing our mission”

Books and Bottoms

In May we received an Arts Grant from the Black Belt Community Foundation; to provide books and literacy activities, through art to our families. Over the course of the Summer we held several (arts & literacy) sessions. We held the first session on June 1st, for our Early literacy program “Books and Bottoms”. The ideaContinue reading “Books and Bottoms”

A little something extra…

On Saturday May 13th, we held our monthly diaper distribution. This month we had a little something extra for our families. Ms. Jessie Underwood with Wilder’s Treasure wanted to do something for our moms/families. As a couponer Ms. Underwood often has a surplus of items, and gives to families in the community. Families who cameContinue reading “A little something extra…”

Our 1st distribution day

On Saturday Jan. 9th, Bottoms Up Diaper Bank, sponsored by Woman to Woman held its first distribution day.  Diapers, pull-ups, and wipes were distributed to families. In order to receive diapers parents/guardians must complete an application. Income or employment status does not exempt a family from receiving our service. Bottoms Up Diaper Bank is supported byContinue reading “Our 1st distribution day”