2009

Baby Buggy holds its first ever “Love Recycled” Gear Drive, bringing in over 900 pieces of critical gear including car seats, strollers and high chairs and also hires a new Executive Director.

  • Katherine Snider becomes the Executive Director of Baby Buggy.
  • Delta Children’s Products donates 100 portable cribs to Baby Buggy’s Project Safe Sleep. Pampers donates $50,000 in diapers to Baby Buggy, its largest diaper donation to date. Rosie Pope makes their first donation to Baby Buggy, consisting of $50,000 worth of maternity clothing. The Children’s Place, one of our most loyal donors, makes their 70th Donation to Baby Buggy since 2002.
  • Baby Buggy trains a group of 7 Credit Suisse volunteers to interview 11 client families from the Bronx using the self-sufficiency calculator to determine their eligibility for work supports, tax credit & other benefits as well as how to access them.
  • Aveeno Baby, Nickelodeon, Hugh Jackman, Christy Turlington, Melania Trump, Jerry Seinfeld, Mariska Hargitay and others support the 3rd Annual Baby Buggy Bedtime Bash. Porsche sponsors the Baby Buggy Summer Dinner at the Seinfelds’ home in East Hampton. The two events bring in over $500k for families in need.
  • Baby Buggy holds its first ever “Love Recycled” Gear Drive. With the help of donors like JCPenney, Baby Bjorn, Clek & Maclaren, the event brings in over 400 pieces of gear and $50,000.

 

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