GOOD+ Foundation Blog

  • Supporting New Mothers: 2015 Progress Report

    GOOD+ Foundation integrates donations of essential child gear items—cribs, car seats, strollers, diapers, clothing, and other basic necessities—with programs that provide pre-natal programs for pregnant mothers, mentoring, home visiting, parenting support, counseling, domestic violence support, health and family planning, as well as comprehensive case work. Our goods, plus these comprehensive services can be life-changing. Partner Spotlight: Nurse-Family Partnership In 2015 GOOD+...

  • The Impact of Diapers on the Health of a Child

    Diaper Need in America Diapers are a critical and basic need.  They help keep baby dry and clean, and prevent chronic diaper rash.  Babies who remain in soiled diapers too long are exposed to negative health risks.  Diaper need is an insufficient quantity of diapers.  A 2013 Yale University study found that 3 in 10 poor mothers cannot afford an adequate supply of diapers. Impact on Low-Income Families There are no state or federal child safety-net programs that allocate do...