ST. LOUIS — You may have heard that Today in St. Louis co-anchor Allie Corey is pregnant, and she’s due in just a couple of weeks! In honor of her little bundle of joy, we’ve partnered with Nurses for Newborns to throw her a “baby shower” that helps local families get the help they need.
We’re collecting donations April 19 through April 24 at the Shrewsbury Police Department (4400 Shrewsbury Ave., St. Louis, MO 63119) and the Kirkwood Walmart (1202 S. Kirkwood Rd., Kirkwood, MO 63122). Just swing by one of those locations and drop off your donation.
Below is a full list of items in need. Priority items are bolded:
Pack ‘n Plays
Larger-sized diapers (4 & 5)
Baby shampoo and baby wash
Newborn baby clothing
Car seats (5-point car seats only, less than 5 years old)
Clothing (preemie to size 4T)
Diapers of all sizes & pull-ups
Macaroni and cheese (and other boxed pastas)
Meals in a can (stew, chili, soup, etc.)
Tuna and other canned meats
Fruit juice in boxes or cans
Nurses for Newborns does accept gently-used items, but all used items must be clean and in usable condition. Cribs are no longer accepted due to federal regulations.
Monetary donations are also accepted online or through the mail: 7259 Lansdown Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63119.