Providing Newborn Necessities

Bundles for Babies provides tote bags filled with newborn necessities for families referred by social workers at Boone Hospital Center and Women’s & Children’s Hospital. The Junior Committee of Assistance League of Mid-Missouri purchases supplies, packages the contents, and delivers the tote bags to participating hospitals. Since 2002, more than 2000 bags have been presented to new families.

Each bag contains:

• sleepers
• onesies
• fleece blanket
• swaddle blanket
• hooded towel
• bibs
• diapers
• baby wipes
• diaper cream
• book

In 2020-21, 390 bundles, valued at $13,692.08,  were provided to local hospitals.