covid-19

Preterm birth and COVID

Preterm Birth and COVID: Charting Our Path Forward

First of four in a series Anniversaries (of birth, marriage, death, countries’ independence, war, peace) are an opportunity to celebrate, mourn, reflect back, project forward. The US and the world are... More > about Preterm Birth and COVID: Charting Our Path Forward

A Call to Action on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life’s... More > about A Call to Action on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Stacey’s story: Milk donation as a family gift

10/29/20 Staff Donors
In March, a box of milk arrived decorated with stickers and messages—a special gift from Stacey and her family, decorated lovingly by little Zoe. It... More > about Stacey’s story: Milk donation as a family gift

Jacqueline’s Story: Exclusive Pumping Mom Navigates Lockdown

On the brink of the pandemic, Jacqueline, Rondeep, and Kali started their life together as a family, which has led them through exclusive pumping and... More > about Jacqueline’s Story: Exclusive Pumping Mom Navigates Lockdown

Pettaway Pursuit Foundation: Serving the Community in a Time of Crisis

Just over a year ago, during World Breastfeeding Week 2019, we opened a milk depot at Pettaway Pursuit Foundation (PPF), which has served Philadelphia-area families... More > about Pettaway Pursuit Foundation: Serving the Community in a Time of Crisis

Breastfeeding in Emergencies: COVID-19

The third week of National Breastfeeding Month focuses on infant and young child feeding in emergencies. Milk bank Executive Director Naomi Bar-Yam provides an overview... More > about Breastfeeding in Emergencies: COVID-19