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Infant Care kits

MCC distributes infant care kits to hospitals, clinics and refugee camps. Kits are given to mothers who use the items to help their infants get a good start in places such as the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea), El Salvador and Serbia.

Contents (NEW items only, size 3-9 months)

  • 2 gowns/sleepers (flannel or similar warm, soft material)
  • 2 undershirts/onesies (short or long sleeves)
  • 4 cloth diapers (flat-fold preferred)
  • 1 receiving blanket (lightweight fleece or flannel; minimum 36 in)
  • 4 safety pins(2 in)
  • 1 large bar mild soap(leave in wrapper)
  • 1 pair of socks
  • 1 cap


Thank you for limiting your generosity to the items listed.

Remove packaging material (except soap) and fold into the receiving blanket. Fasten together with the safety pins.
Contact your local MCC warehouse/activity center for a new design for hand-sewn gowns.
Note: Items can either be purchased or hand sewn. Packages of precut materials are available from some MCC offices.


Drop off completed infant care kits at one of the drop-off locations in Canada or the U.S.

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