BMBFA Annual Birth & Breastfeeding Conference Combines Innovative Spirit of Motown With Leading Speakers, Expert Panels, Maternal Child Health Tours and MasterClasses

Detroit highlights their model programs working to improve birth and breastfeeding outcomes in a national conference set for May 2019. Also, learn from national experts working to eliminate inequities in maternal and infant care. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (PRWEB): April 4, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: Kiddada Green KiddadaG@BMBFA.org (313) 400-1215 The Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA), a …

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The Black Breastfeeding Caucus (BBC) Calls On Disney Parks To Apologize and Terminate Employee Who Harassed & Called Security on Breastfeeding Mom

Media Contact: Kimberly Seals Allers | 347.671.7779 | KSealsAllers@gmail.com NEW YORK, NY (January 15, 2019)—On Christmas Day, Alleah Erica Clarke was at DisneyWorld in Orlando with her 8-month old son for his first Christmas. What was supposed to be a magical experience turned into every breastfeeding mom’s nightmare when a Disney Parks cast member called …

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Detroit Families Respond to Michigan Breastfeeding Network’s Open Apology

October 26, 2018 Dear Board of Directors of Michigan Breastfeeding Network, It has come to our attention that you have updated your priorities by embedding equity, inclusion and social justice into your work strategies.  You have also explicitly stated that you will focus on improving racial equity in breastfeeding outcomes for Michigan families. While this …

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Moms and Babies in Michigan Receive the Gold-Standard of Care Through Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association’s Community-Based Doula Program

(Black PR Wire) Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA) in Detroit, MI has successfully received national accreditation through HealthConnect One’s (HC One) Community-Based Doula Accreditation Program. BMBFA underwent a rigorous process in which the HealthConnect One Accreditation Team reviewed the organization’s existing Community-Based Doula Program to ensure high-quality implementation. Community-based doulas play an important role in …

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