Celebrating Black Breastfeeding Week: Revive, Restore, Reclaim

Co-Authored By: Kiddada Green and Gatini Tinsley Saturday, August 25th marks the beginning of the 8th Annual Black Breastfeeding Week and celebrations will take place throughout the United States. Created by Anayah Sangodele-Ayoka, Kimberley Seals Allers and Kiddada Green, this year’s theme is Revive, Restore, Reclaim!  Black women have the lowest rate of successful breastfeeding in …

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Mobile App RFP

Mobile Data Collection App Overview June 3, 2020 Issued by: Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association Anjanette Davenport Hatter anjanetteh@ygvc.org Introduction & Background In 2015, Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association (BMBFA) designed the Breastfeeding Club Data System, which collects data to inform service delivery and utilization. The current web-based system collects participant demographics, participant maternal child health data, …

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Statement from the Black Breastfeeding Caucus in support of Black mothers and families following the murder of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor

Statement from the Black Breastfeeding Caucus in support of Black mothers and families following the murder of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor June 8, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Kimberly Seals Allers Email:  ksealsallers@gmail.com Phone: 347.671.7779 Ever since four Minneapolis Police Department officers killed George Floyd, pressing a knee into his neck for more …

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