LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV/AR RICE DEPOT)- Arkansas Rice Depot and Today's THV/MomsLikeMe.com and B98.5 have wrapped up our month long diaper drive.
Here are the numbers:
Total number of diapers = 51,086
Total number of wipes = 248,776
Total dollars = $3,956 which will buy approximately 15,000 diapers
On the final day, 10,000 diapers were collected at the Conway Walmart on 65 North alone. The store even donated $250 to buy more diapers. Kimberly Clark, which produces Huggies and is a big supporter of the Rice Depot donated 20,000 diapers. The Gannett Foundation also pitched in $2,000 and THV viewers and employees donated more than 2,500 diapers.
In total, our month long Diaper Drive, brought in 66,086 and 248,776 wipes, most of which were donated by Kimberly Clark.