Promoting the Cloth Diaper Industry

Associate Benefits

An Associate member is a business, individual, or other entity that would not otherwise qualify for membership in RDIA but supports the basic purpose and principles governing the association. Associate members receive member privileges but do not get a vote. Associate membership is subject to approval. (See Bylaws for eligibility details.)

      • Business or Individual. Any business or individual that supports the mission and purpose of the Real Diaper Industry Association, subject to approval.
      • Charity or Nonprofit. Registered 501(c)(3) charity or 501(c)(6) trade association with an interest in cloth diapers is welcome to join.
      • Blogger. Active bloggers who cover the cloth diaper industry are welcome to join. 

If you support the mission and values of Real Diaper Industry Association and you promote reusable cloth diapers as the primary choice for babies, join the trade association to build your business. 

3 Top Benefits for Associate Members

Meet Customers & Clients

If your business provides products or services to cloth diaper businesses, build your business by building relationships with your ideal customers. Associate members are welcomed to exhibit and promote their products and services at the annual cloth diaper business conference, which is an ideal opportunity to find new customers.

Industry Influencer

Bloggers and cloth diaper educators build their businesses through connections. 


By sponsoring or donating products to projects like the Consider Cloth diaper demo kit for childbirth educators, you can build your cloth diaper brand as you reach consumers in your target market. 

Reach your wholesale target market through the diaper service all-in-one program.

All RDIA members receive these benefits

  • Business listing in RDIA directory.
  • Business listing on, a consumer website.
  • Frequent email newsletters and updates.
  • Participation in online business forums.
  • Valuable networking opportunities through RDIA in-person conferences.
  • Member discount for annual conference.
  • Access to in-person intensive workshops by category when offered during annual conference.
  • Access to no-cost, one-on-one, in-person business advisers by appointment during annual conference.
  • Member discount for hosting Great Cloth Diaper Change.
  • Member discount for sponsorship of Consider Cloth diaper demo kit for childbirth educators or website for consumers.
  • Member discount for other marketing and sponsorship opportunities.
  • Participation in accreditation programs (currently diaper service only).
  • Discount for How to Start a Business kits (currently diaper service, compliance guide with an artisan handbook series in development).
  • Access to valuable business training webinars and podcasts.
  • Download and distribute consumer education materials on safe and legal diapers from
  • Participation in frequent, online roundtable discussions by category.
  • Display RDIA member logo on website.
  • Work with other cloth diaper professionals on projects and programs to increase the use of reusable cloth diapers.

Member levelsYou choose your level of commitment. 
Those who work exclusively in the cloth diaper industry, have higher annual sales, have been in business longer, and who are more committed to the cloth diaper industry are encouraged to join as Supporters and Advocates. Supporter and Advocate member levels do not come with additional membership benefits other than recognition in the membership directory and the satisfaction of contributing to the advancement of the cloth diaper industry.

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Real Diaper Industry Association is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit advancing, networking and promoting the cloth diaper industry.
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