Schedule & General Information
The Baby Pantry is operated by the Child Abuse Prevention Council through a collaboration with First Baptist Church located at 114 West Mason Street in Owosso.
The pantry is open on the second and fourth Monday of each month from 11am to 7pm. *This schedule is subject to change due to holidays.
- Monday, June 12, 2017 from 11 am - 7 pm
- Monday, June 26, 2017 from 11 am - 7 pm
- The Breast Feeding Support group (Breast is Best) meets on the same days but on March 12th they meet at 6 pm and on the 26th they meet at 1:30pm.
The Baby Pantry is always in need of screened and trained volunteers. For assistance or to volunteer at the Baby Pantry, call 989-723-5877.
The Baby Pantry accepts new or slightly used items such as maternity clothing, infant and toddler clothing, baby furniture and equipment, and books. We are also in need of new layette items for newborn baby gifts, which are distributed by the Memorial Healthcare OB department.
Donations may be dropped off at First Baptist Church of Owosso from 9am-12 pm, Monday, Tuesday & Thursday or at the Child Abuse Prevention Council office located at 1216 W. Main Street in Owosso from 9am-3pm, Monday through Friday.
Monetary donations can be mailed to the Council office. Council staff are available for community group presentations.
About The Baby Pantry
The Baby Pantry is a partnership between the Shiawassee County Council for Child Abuse Prevention and First Baptist Church of Owosso. We support parents by helping to meet the most basic needs for their infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Pantry volunteers model positive parenting through interactions with clients.
The Baby Pantry is managed by a committee of the Board of Directors of the SCCAP and all monies are managed by this board.
First Baptist Church charges no rent or other fees for the location and operation of the Baby Pantry.