Recipients

Fathers

Fathers’ Perspectives on Donor Milk

In honor of Father’s Day, we asked fathers whose partners donated or who received milk to provide their perspectives. Here are their thoughts: Domenic Salvemini My wife and I faced some... More > about Fathers’ Perspectives on Donor Milk

Nicki’s NICU Warrior Comes Full Circle

Nicki tells the story of her little NICU warrior, Demitri, coming full circle from receiving to donating milk. On January 29, 2021, I went in... More > about Nicki’s NICU Warrior Comes Full Circle

A Family Physician’s Unexpected Journey: From Premature Twins to Milk Donation

Family physician Jessica Faraci tells her story of receiving milk for her twins and later donating back. Read more of her work at Pulse—voices from... More > about A Family Physician’s Unexpected Journey: From Premature Twins to Milk Donation

Rhode Island mom secures insurance coverage for donor milk

Insurance coverage for donor milk is rare, but Rhode Island mom Donna Virgulak wants you to know it’s possible. Donna and her husband Scott have... More > about Rhode Island mom secures insurance coverage for donor milk

Nurses and Family Members Help Rhode Island Mom Breastfeed and Donate Milk

Rhode Island mom Jennifer Pearlman shared that adorable “milk monster” photo when she dropped off milk at one of our milk depots. We interviewed her... More > about Nurses and Family Members Help Rhode Island Mom Breastfeed and Donate Milk

From receiving to donating milk: Angelina’s story

We had to smile at this photo of baby Vaia, amazed at how much milk her mom can now produce! Thanks to her mom, Angelina,... More > about From receiving to donating milk: Angelina’s story