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What We Do
Joyful Welcome is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to support the community of West Jordan, ensuring that babies and mothers born in our community begin their new life with something new, warm and filled with love. Our Layettes are to give babies a helpful start: they are essential items, they are resources and education, and most of all they are gifts from the heart.
Who Receives Joyful Welcome Services?
Joyful Welcome layettes benefit mothers and babies at Jordan Valley Medical Center. The wonderful nursing staff in the Women’s Center distribute the layettes to give mothers and babies a helpful start.
Joyful Welcome wishes to extend a special Thank You to Pam Young and family,
for their collaboration in naming this foundation.
Joyful Welcome functions, solely, on the heartfelt contribution of volunteers. Our amazing volunteers help with donations, layette assembly, sponsorship drives, sewing, knitting and numerous other tasks. We deeply appreciate all the countless hours of selfless service our volunteers donate
Joyful Welcome is honored and blessed by the generous help and contributions of our local churches, we are sincerely grateful for your good works and selfless service.
Business and Individual Contributors
Joyful Welcome is so excited and thankful to have amazing business partners that not only contribute to us financially, but also with their good works, time and other resources. Joyful Welcome also thanks the many individuals who have given amazing donations, time, materials, and other resources.
Every month there are babies born in the West Jordan area who benefit from basic items like blankets, clothing, and diapers. Joyful Welcome provides these precious babies with new blankets, onesies, booties, hats, diapers and other essential items.
You can help!
If you are part of a service oriented organization or just someone looking to contribute in a heartfelt way, then Joyful Welcome needs you. We accept new items as well the hand made items listed below. You can also donate monetarily using the secure funding options below. If you have other ideas or ways to help, or have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Items Needed For Joyful Welcome Layettes:
- Newborn Onesies (0 – 6 month )
- Newborn Diapers (20 packaged) **
- Baby Wipes (64 count) **
- Newborn Booties / Socks
- Burp Cloths
- Baby Blankets
- Yarn (for the hand made items listed below)
- Material (flannel, minky, fleece, batting)
- Small Stuffed Animals
** Most needed items for our layettes
Hand Made Items: (Sew/ Knit/ Crochet)
- Blankets (Size 1 & ¼ yard made from: flannel, minky, fleece, or crocheted / knitted)
- Burp Cloths
Additional Donation Items Accepted:
- Baby Lotion
- Baby Wash/ Shampoo
- Newborn Binkies/ Pacifiers
(NOTE: ALL items to be NEW for our PRECIOUS NEW BUNDLES OF JOY – Thank You)
2660 West Beverly Glen Ave., West Jordan, UT 84084
*If no answer, please leave items on porch or east side of home
Or call (801) 987-0884
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Joyful Welcome is a 501(c)3 charity. All donations are tax-deductible, please consult your tax professional for details and tax deduction qualifications.
Q- How much of my donation goes to the mothers and babies?
A- 100%. All of the donated items are compiled into layettes, and are then distributed to give a helpful start.
Q- Who gets the layettes, and who distributes them?
A- The amazing nursing staff that works directly with mothers & babies distributes the donated layettes accordingly on behalf of Joyful Welcome.
Q- What items on the Donation List are in greatest demand and needed most for the layettes?
A- Newborn size diapers.
Q- What hospitals do Joyful Welcome donations benefit?
A- Joyful Welcome was established in West Jordan Utah as a COMMUNITY service project, and as such our donations benefit the Jordan Valley Medical Center located in West Jordan City. We are hopeful that this 501(c)3 charitable foundation will grow to serve more local area hospitals over time.
Q- Who started Joyful Welcome and why?
A- Kim and Joye Rolfe have been members of the West Jordan community for over 38 years, and have a love for this city and its’ residents. When Kim was recently elected to be the Mayor of West Jordan, it was suggested that his wife Joye start a women’s organization in support of one of the cities needs. Joye had heard of similar foundations in other states, and loved the idea of bringing a helpful start to the citizens of her community as well. With the help of loving friends and donors… Joyful Welcome was born!
The name ‘Joyful Welcome’ was suggested by a friend of the foundation, Pam Young, as a great play on the founders name, Joye. – Thank you!
Q- I lost the brochure that came with my layette. Where can I find another copy?