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Giving Back

A percentage of proceeds from all sales is donated to the American Heart Association and the National Down Syndrome Society. Baby K'tan, LLC also supports a number of other organizations and charities:

American Heart Association

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A national voluntary health agency whose mission is: "Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke." Donations to the American Heart Association support research, education, and community programs leading the fight against America’s No. 1 killer, cardiovascular disease.

Why did we choose to donate to the American Heart Association?

Baby K’tan co-founders Isaac and Aviva Wernick’s youngest son, Eitan Lev, was born in 2003 with a rare and serious heart defect known as TAPVR (Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return). Eitan underwent a successful open-heart surgery at Miami Children’s Hospital when he was only four weeks old. Baby K’tan is happy to give back to those organizations that are dear to our hearts.

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National Down Syndrome Society


Donations are made to organizations such as the National Down Syndrome Society and the Broward Gold Coast Down syndrome Organization which works towards enhancing the lives of individuals with Down syndrome by helping them reach their full potential by providing family support, education and social activities,

Why did we choose to donate to the National Down Syndrome Society?

Baby K’tan co-founders Michal and Brian Chesal’s oldest son, Coby Joshua, was born with Down syndrome in December of 1999. Coby’s birth and disability presented the need for Michal & Brian to create an environment for him that would facilitate his development and provide the extra stimulation he needed for optimal growth.

Michal also voluneteers in her local special needs community and serves as an active board member on numerous children’s advocacy organizations.


Other Charity Partners:

Good Plus Foundation

GOOD+ Foundation (formerly Baby Buggy) was founded in 2001 by Jessica Seinfeld shortly after the birth of her first child. 17 years later, they have donated almost $42 million in children's items to a national network of over 125 antipoverty programs. Together with their partners, we have helped improve positive outcomes for families.

GOOD+ Foundation partners with a national network of leading programs to break the cycle of family poverty through the power of donated goods and services. Baby K'tan has donated over 400 diaper bags to Good+ and other products.

Learn more at www.goodplusfoundation.org

Sacramento Pouch Project

Sacramento Pouch Project brings existing babywearers together with new parents and other caregivers in Sacramento County to spread babywearing knowledge and distribute free carriers to caregivers who may otherwise not be able to safely and comfortably wear their babies and toddlers. We collect gently used carriers from individuals and solicit donations of new carriers from babywearing companies so that we can match caregivers with a carrier that will work for them and their child(ren).

Learn more about Sacramento Pouch Project

ICU baby works with NICU physicians, nurses and social workers to assess the needs of the families with babies in their unit. Together, they identify what resources would be most beneficial to them and then provide targeted support. Baby K'tan is happy to provide Baby K'tan Baby Carriers in each NICU Pack.

See more at icubaby.org/sponsors

Donations to Orphanages in China

Baby K'tan outfitted Cindy Baker-fox (RN, BSN, IBCLC) with Baby K'tan Baby Harness Carriers to bring with her on her medical mission to orphanages in China. We were thrilled and honored to be able to partner with Cindy.

Read more about it on our blog.

Donations to Families in the DR

Baby K’tan is a proud supporter of the Dominican Foundation of Infectology of Florida; a non-profit organization which works to improve the health of the child population in the DR with the prevention, control and healing of infectious diseases.

Read more about it on our blog.


Additional local and national charity work organizations:

Operation Shower, Shower of Love, CCRB, Love Drop, CCRB, 22q13 Deletion Syndrome Foundation



Parenting is a journey. From a first step, to a laundry ridden home, to a moment filled with tears of joy. No matter what your journey may be, we want to be right there with you.

Share your day-to-day babywearing and parenting adventures on social media with #MyBKJourney and you could be featured on the Baby K'tan Blog, in our gallery or on our social channels.

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