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Director of Operations and Lab Production Steve Heischuber

Meet Director of Operations and Lab Production Steve Heischuber

Welcome, Steve! It’s Lab Professionals Week, so we wanted to get to know you, our new Director of Operations and Lab Production. Tell us about your responsibilities at the milk bank.... More > about Meet Director of Operations and Lab Production Steve Heischuber

Celebrate 10,000 Milk Donors

By Raechel Hackney, RN, IBCLC Families celebrate many milestones in their lives—anniversaries, birthdays, graduations, and other important achievements. Marking these occasions is an opportunity to... More > about Celebrate 10,000 Milk Donors

Support Team Preemie at the Boston Marathon

At this year’s Boston Marathon, we are happy to support nurse Maureen, who will represent Team Preemie at the race! Donning our custom blue singlet,... More > about Support Team Preemie at the Boston Marathon

Public Health and Milk Banks

By Deborah Youngblood, PhD, Executive Director The first week of April is National Public Health Week, a time for everyone to reflect on the importance... More > about Public Health and Milk Banks

BU Students’ Spring Break at the Milk Bank

On March 10, we welcomed seven Boston University students to complete volunteer work as part of their Alternative Service Break. As one of their “volunteer... More > about BU Students’ Spring Break at the Milk Bank

World Doula Week: Meet Two Doulas on the Milk Bank Staff

A doula is a professional trained to support families emotionally and physically during pregnancy, labor, childbirth, and the postpartum period. Studies have linked doulas to... More > about World Doula Week: Meet Two Doulas on the Milk Bank Staff