Welcoming Nikia Sankofa as USBC Executive Director!
In her final act as USBC Board Chair, Mona Liza Hamlin has announced that Nikia Sankofa, MPA, MPH, has accepted the position of Executive Director. Nikia will be joining the organization on Tuesday, October 15. Focused primarily on
Joint Letter Supporting CDC Funding for Breastfeeding Delivered
USBC has delivered an organizational sign-on letter to the Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, HHS, Education and Related Agencies. The joint
Board of Directors Election Results
On behalf of the Nominating Committee, we are pleased to share the results of the 2019 Board of Directors election. Please join us in congratulating our newly-elected Board members:
Treasurer – Amy Smolinski
Elected Directors – Stephanie Car
Take Action for Breastfeeding Families
The USBC has launched an updated online action tool titled, "Ask Your Members of Congress to Support Breastfeeding Families." There are currently resolutions in both Houses of Congress to support breastfeeding policies and investments: House Resol
Take Action for Breastfeeding Families!
National Breastfeeding Month has ended, but our work continues! The USBC launched three easy action tools to connect individuals with their Members of Congress and inform them about current policy opportunities that can help create a landscape of