Congratulations to the businesses who have taken the Breastfeeding Welcome Here pledge:
Charles County Department of Health - WIC, Ev and Maddy’s Cafe, Heartlove Photography, Julie Clark IBLCE, Metropolitan Breastfeeding, Ourisman of Rockville, Silver Queen Cafe, Simmons Contracting, Toy Kingdom

Upcoming Meeting


Join us to celebrate a breastfeeding-friendly Maryland on 3/5/16!
Public Citizen and The Milky Way Foundation are hosting a party to honor the Maryland Breastfeeding Coalition and celebrate the success of the Ban the Bags campaign in Maryland. We’re also launching the “Breastfeeding Welcome Here” campaign, which identifies businesses that support breastfeeding moms. We are excited that Greenberries will be signing the pledge and putting up our “Breastfeeding Welcome Here” window cling! Click here for more information.
Saint Agnes and UMMS Awarded EMPowerment Grant
Saint Agnes Hospital and University of Maryland Medical System recently received a NICHQ EMPowerment grant. EMPower Breastfeeding: Enhancing Maternity Practices (EMPower) is a three-year hospital-based quality improvement initiative focusing on maternity practices and working toward becoming Baby Friendly. Only 100 hospitals across the country received this grant.