Rhode Island

Baby whose mother fought for insurance coverage of donor milk

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 four children. She wanted to breastfeed... 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

Kent Hospital Launches First Rhode Island Donor Milk Program

Congratulations to Kent Hospital on launching the first Rhode Island donor milk program! On May 6, this Warwick hospital began offering pasteurized donor human milk... More > about Kent Hospital Launches First Rhode Island Donor Milk Program

Whirlwind of a World Breastfeeding Week

By Sybil Sanchez For World Breastfeeding Week, Mothers’ Milk Bank Northeast not only opened three depots in three states, we also had a week marked... More > about Whirlwind of a World Breastfeeding Week