We are honored to recognize the outstanding members of the 2020 cohort of National Breastfeeding Conference and Convening Awardees! Each year, the USBC offers a limited number of awards to support the participation of cultural, tribal, and emerging breastfeeding leaders at our National Breastfeeding
August is National Breastfeeding Month! The USBC has published the "National Breastfeeding Month 2020" webpage. The 2020 National Breastfeeding Month them is Many Voices United.
The USBC will host a panel presentation titled "A Conversation with Organizers of Global, National, and Community August Breastfeeding Events" on Tuesday, June 23, from 2-3 p.m. ET, as part of the Collective Impact webinar series. With August just around the corner, the breastfeeding field is prepar
Equity and oppression cannot exist in tandem, and centering racial equity is a core tenet of the U.S. Breastfeeding Committee’s (USBC) work as we seek to create a landscape of breastfeeding support across the U.S. Our nation's long legacy of systemic racism and state-sanctioned oppression have perpe
The USBC believes that equity work with meaning and impact begins with a personal learning journey. As part of our efforts to create a landscape of breastfeeding support, the USBC will be hosting virtual identity caucuses to allow individuals of the same identity to be in community with one another.