Ensuring children in Central Virginia have essentials from birth to improve outcomes for life.

Central Virginia’s diaper bank

Little Hands Virginia is the only organization in Central Virginia solely dedicated to providing essentials to economically disadvantaged young children in the first years of their lives.

1 in 3 children

are economically disadvantaged in the Greater Richmond region

Almost 40% of children

in the city of Richmond live below poverty thresholds

In 2022, we directly served over 1,700 children in Central Virginia


one-month supplies of diapers (over 150,000 diapers)


bundles of clothes


baby bottles


bottles of soap


pack n plays

Each item we provide children and families serves a purpose – whether to provide comfort, support development, encourage early literacy, or promote safety.

Click on the image above to learn more and get involved during 2023 national Diaper Need Awareness Week!

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Get details on the items we accept and where to donate.


Join our army of over 200 volunteers!

Host a Drive

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Bundle Joy with Little Hands Virginia

Bundle Joy with Little Hands Virginia

Give back this holiday season. Come help bundle diapers for our Diaper Bank during Bundle Joy on Thursday, December 21st. Little Hands Virginia's office will be transformed into a festive diaper bank hub with Christmas movies, hot chocolate, and holiday spirit...

Yesterday we wrapped up our bulk diaper distributions to partners for November and we wanted to share with you how your Diaper Need Awareness Week donations impact our community. Caren from Waymakers Foundation recently visited our office and shared a touching story...

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