NEENAH, Wis., January 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — One in Three American Families Need Diapers1, i.e. the lack of an adequate supply of diapers to help keep a baby or toddler clean, dry and healthy. The need for diapers is a public health issue that can result from poverty, unexpected life difficulties, natural disasters and more.
Now through February 28, 2022Sam’s Club members can help make a difference for families in need of diapers by purchasing a pack of Huggies® diapers at their local Sam’s Club or online, and a day of diapers will be donated by the Huggies brand to the National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN), up to one million diapers2. NDBN is a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing the basic necessities needed to build the strong foundations that all children, families and individuals need to thrive and reach their full potential.
“Working to help end the need for diapers and raise awareness of this critical issue in America is incredibly important to the Huggies brand,” said Robert Raines, vice president of Huggies North America. “We are a longtime partner of the National Diaper Bank Network and, with the support of Sam’s Club, we will be able to help thousands of families across America and help babies thrive.”
In addition to the Huggies brand donating a day’s worth of diapers for every pack of Huggies purchased at Sam’s Club nationwide, Sam’s Club members can also enjoy savings in the club of $8 off the purchase of a pack of Huggies® diapers and a pack of Huggies® wipes in the same transaction.3
Huggies is proud to be the founding sponsor of the National Diaper Bank Network, which has over 225 member diaper banks across the country. Since 2011, Huggies has donated over 300 million diapers and wipes to the National Diaper Bank Network to help families in need across the country.
To learn more about Sam’s Club or to become a member, visit SamsClub.com. Learn more about Huggies®follow us @Huggies on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. To learn more about the National Diaper Bank Network, follow @DiaperNetwork on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
About Huggies® Brand
For over 40 years, Huggies has helped parents provide love, care and comfort to their babies. From developing innovative everyday products for babies, to partnering with NICU nurses to develop a special line of diapers and wipes for the most fragile babies, Huggies is committed to ensuring that all babies receive the care they need to thrive. Huggies is proud to be the founding sponsor of the National Diaper Bank Network, a national non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating the need for diapers in America since 2011. Huggies is also the national sponsor of the non-profit organization Hand to Hold, which provides personalized support before, during and after NICU. stays and loss of infants. For more information about product offerings or our community efforts, please visit Huggies.com.
About Sam’s Club
Sam’s Club®, a division of Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT), is a leading warehouse club offering premium products, savings and service to millions of members at nearly 600 clubs across the United States and Porto Rico. Now in its 39th year, Sam’s Club continues to redefine warehouse shopping with its curated assortment of high-quality fresh foods and Member’s Mark items, in addition to cutting-edge technologies and services like Scan & Go, Curbside Pickup and home delivery service in certain markets. To learn more about Sam’s Club, visit the Sam’s Club Newsroom, shop at samsclub.com, and interact with Sam’s Club on Twitter and Facebook.
About Kimberly Clark
Kimberly Clark (NYSE: KMB) and its trusted brands are an integral part of people’s lives in more than 175 countries. Fueled by ingenuity, creativity and an understanding of people’s most basic needs, we create products that help people better live what’s important to them. Our portfolio of brands, including Huggies, Kleenex, Scott, Kotex, Cottonelle, Poise, Depend, Andrex, Pull-Ups, GoodNites, Intimus, Neve, Plenitud, Sweety, Softex, Viva and WypAll, hold the #1 or #1 °1. Position of 2 stocks in 80 countries. We use sustainable practices that support a healthy planet, build stronger communities and ensure our business thrives for decades to come. To keep up to date with the latest news and learn more about the company’s nearly 150-year history of innovation, visit kimberly-clark.com.
About the National Layer Banking Network
The National Diaper Bank Network (NDBN) leads a national movement dedicated to helping individuals, children and families access the basic necessities they need to thrive and reach their full potential…including clean diapers and dry, supplies for menstruation and other basic needs. Launched in 2011 with the support of founding sponsor Huggies®, NDBN is dedicated to raising awareness, supporting and building a community for #EndDiaperNeed in the United States. Its active members include more than 225 diaper banks, food pantries, and food banks serving local communities in all 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. More information about NDBN and diaper requirements can be found at nationaldiaperbanknetwork.org, and on Twitter (@DiaperNetwork), Instagram (@DiaperNetwork), and Facebook (facebook.com/NationalDiaperBankNetwork).
1 Need for diapers and its impact on American families; 36% of respondents selected at least one of the following three statements: 1. I currently don’t have enough diapers to keep the children in my household clean, dry and healthy 2. I find it difficult to afford diapers buy nappies for the child(ren) in my household 3. I often find myself running out of nappies for the child(ren) in my household.
2 Up to a million layers. Based on Huggies® February 2022 sales at Sam’s Club. Ends February 28, 2022.”
3 Limit 3. Buy a Huggies® Diapers and a Huggies® Wipes to save. Excludes Huggies® OverNites Overnight Diapers. Expired February 27, 2022.
SOURCE Kimberly-Clark Corporation