GROUNDBREAKING HEALTH TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE BIRTH OUTCOMES

GROUNDBREAKING HEALTH TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE BIRTH OUTCOMES Detroit, MI— Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA) today announces $100,000 in funding from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund’s 2019 Community Health Impact Grant to develop a groundbreaking new mobile application to reduce preterm birth and infant mortality rates. The project titled, “Stakeholder-Driven High-Tech Innovation Project” has a unique …

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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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