Get Involved

Join the community and participate in the HomeAid Essentials campaign from May 5, 2017- May 14, 2017. HomeAid’s 10th Annual Essentials campaign has provided more than 6.6 million diapers, wipes, care products and food to infants and toddlers experiencing homelessness.

Organize a Drive

Step 1: Register with Us

Let us know you're volunteering. We'll provide you with resources and list your drive location on our Find a Drive locator.

Step 2: Select a Point Person

Select a point person for the drive that will promote the campaign and coordinate with HomeAid staff and volunteers.  

Step 3: Designate a Drop-off

Designate a drop-off area that is visible and convenient.
 

Step 4: Decorate Your Drive

HomeAid provides collection boxes, posters, flyers, eMail templates and other collateral materials that you can use to promote the campaign. Download the Action Kit. 
   

Step 5: Collect Donations

Collect items on drive during the campaign Friday, May 5 — Sunday, May 14, 2017 for the following items:
  • Diapers (sizes newborn to toddler—size 4)
  • Baby wipes
  • Baby food
  • Baby products (wash, lotion, etc.)
Disclaimer: HomeAid can only accept donated items that are new, unused and in their original packaging for safety purposes. Please discourage donations of gently worn clothes, toys, etc. during the campaign.  

Step 6: Meet Up At The Big A

Donations collected are encouraged to be dropped-off at Angel Stadium under the “Big A” on Friday, May 19th between 10am - 2pm at the HomeAid Essentials Builders for Babies event.
HomeAid can also organize additional drop-off and pick-up options for you after Mother’s Day.

Become a Sponsor

Volunteer

Help us by stacking, counting, and loading donated diapers on May 19th at Angel Stadium! Several different homebuilders will construct houses made from diaper boxes and be judged by celebrity judges. We need 1.5 million diapers.