SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – On Saturday, 100 pregnant women will take home a complimentary diaper bag filled with new baby items: diapers, clothes, bottles, and more.
The community baby shower is free and open to the public from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22 at Southside Baptist Church located at 316 S. Church St. in Spartanburg.
Moms in Spartanburg and the surrounding areas, are eligible for free baby items at the shower on a first come first serve basis.
Molina Healthcare of South Carolina teamed up with Southside Baptist Church to host the baby shower. Organizers said the shower is for the longevity of both mom and baby.
On top of free baby things, the event will have educational bingo, refreshments, and information on mom and baby topics on prenatal and postnatal health care.
Molina Healthcare said this event’s main focus is to create awareness about prenatal and postnatal care in a supportive fashion; this shower’s efforts are intended to improve birth outcomes while reducing infant mortality rates.