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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.


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


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Grateful For A Small Life

Grateful for this small life . . . “I guess I can say I have a kind of small life that suits me very well,” writes my old friend as we exchange letters about the years since we saw each other every day. The notion of the small life strikes the right chord in me. […]


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Donated Breast Milk, An Intimate & Selfless Gift

We’re thrilled to share that Mothers’ Milk Bank Northeast was recently featured in The Boston Globe. Written by Joan Wickersham, we hope you’ll read and consider sharing Donated Breast Milk, An Intimate & Selfless Gift . . . Donated breast milk, an intimate and selfless gift . . . A baby is born 12 weeks […]


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 […]


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

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