From 2014 to May 2020, the USBC hosted this series of bi-monthly webinars as part of its training, technical assistance, and capacity building support for its network of breastfeeding coalition, national organizations, and community-based organizations throughout the United States. Explore the archive of free presentations below.
Alameda County Breastfeeding Coalition: Organizing for Effectiveness
Jeanne Kettles, Co-Chair Alameda County Breastfeeding Coalition
Tonya Lang, Co-Chair Alameda County Breastfeeding Coalition
This Power Tools webinar is from the Alameda County Breastfeeding Coalition, a “tiny but mighty” coalition from California’s diverse San Francisco Bay Area. Co-Chairs Tonya Lang and Jeanne Kettles will describe how their community of breastfeeding advocates have grown stronger and more effective by using tools such as community needs assessments, results-based meeting agendas, leadership sharing, and subcommittee formation for breastfeeding equity and special projects. This award-winning coalition will share their journey of organizing for effectiveness step-by-step to encourage listeners to embrace challenges and maximize their coalition’s relevance.