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Help fragile babies in need by donating milk

Every precious drop counts

Demand is growing and so are we. Every dollar helps a family in need. Donate now.

OUR MISSION

We are a nonprofit milk bank providing pasteurized donor human milk to fragile babies throughout the Northeast.

PERSONAL STORIES

Sharing Is Caring - Shana's Story

Sharing Is Caring – Shana’s Story

Sharing is caring . . . Five-year-old Mark loved packing up boxes of milk with his mom, Shana. “Sharing is caring,” she would explain as they took the bags out of the extra chest freezer – the one they bought just to hold all that breastmilk. These precious pouches were bound for Mothers’ Milk Bank […]

NEWS

Milk donor moms and their babies celebrate the opening of Cape Cod Hospital's new milk depot

Cape Cod Has A New Milk Depot

Cape Cod Hospital is home to our new milk depot . . . We’re thrilled to announce that Cape Cod Hospital is home to our brand new milk depot. A vital medical resource, we’ve been working hard to provide improved access to safe donor human milk, so we’re proud to not only share this news […]

PERSPECTIVES

Black Lactation Consultant

We Need More Black Lactation Consultants

The need for more Black lactation consultants . . . Danielle (Dani) Freeman is the only private practice Black lactation consultant in Connecticut. The only one. And she doesn’t want it to stay that way. “We have to make sure there are more options. Just me? That’s not fair for families.” According to a 2019 report […]

SAVING LIVES

Premature Twins Maddie and Henry

We’re so thankful Maddie and Henry were able to get the donor milk they needed in our darkest hours and their earliest days. We truly believe it’s what helped them grow (from 3lbs to 20lbs) and thrive so quickly .” ~ Katie, mom of Maddie & Henry

Key Supporters

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