St. Louis, MO, December 28, 2023 — The St. Louis Area Diaper Bank will maintain its fourth annual Bloody Mary Brunch on Sun., March 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its headquarters positioned at 6141 Etzel Ave. The occasion, open to these 21 years of age and older, will characteristic a Bloody Mary and mimosa bar plus mild brunch. Tickets are $60 per individual, and all financial donations will help the Diaper Bank’s interval provide program, which helps almost 35,000 women and girls yearly with interval kits.
Attendees could have the interactive alternative to depend, kind, and pack interval provide kits for native college companions. Other actions embody raffles, a glitterati photograph station, and a quick presentation concerning the company’s efforts to finish interval poverty in St. Louis.
The interval provide program distributes interval provides via group companions and advocates for the elimination of “interval poverty.” In 2024, 900,000 interval provides will probably be distributed in St. Louis, with 20,000 interval provides allotted every week. Two-thirds of low-income girls in St. Louis can not afford menstrual hygiene merchandise, with 46% of low-income girls having to decide on between meals and interval provides.
The St. Louis Area Diaper Bank, based in 2014, offers diaper and interval provide entry to the area’s low-income households and raises group consciousness concerning the causes and penalties of diaper want and interval poverty. The nonprofit is a member of the National Diaper Bank Network and its sister group Alliance for Period Supplies, a nationwide nonprofit devoted to eliminating diaper want and “interval poverty” in America. The interval provide program ensures entry to menstrual hygiene merchandise, which permits full participation in each day life with dignity.