Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association: Narrowing the Disparity Gap – Anjanette Davenport Hatter

On May 24, 2013, Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA) held our 4th National Seminar, Innovations in Breastfeeding Support in Detroit, MI, USA. The Seminar consisted of a plenary address, keynote speaker and lecture sessions from some of the most notable experts in the field of lactation. Topics were directed toward maternal-child healthcare professionals on innovative …

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You Can Do This and More – Kiddada Green

You can do this and more.  As Franklin the Turtle would say, “I can count by twos and tie my shoes.”  Life is limitless.  Potential is endless.  And my expectations are high for mothers and families.  In my Barack Obama voice, “Yes I Can.”  That’s the mantra that I want mothers to embrace when it …

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Mom on a Mission – Kiddada Green

Here’s a fundamental truth:  As rising moms, we must never leave other mothers behind.  My sheer commitment to make sure no mother lacked the support she needed if she chose to breastfeed led me to find my life’s purpose. In 2007, I created a non-profit organization, Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA). BMBFA is a grassroots …

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