• 08.22.2019

    Nominations are now open for the 10th Annual Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace Awards and the 6th Annual Healthcare Provider Office Awards. The Maryland Breastfeeding Coalition (MBC) and the DC Breastfeeding Coalition (DCBFC) join hands once again to recognize work sites within the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia who are committed to promoting and protecting their female employees’ rights to provide human milk to their infants as long as they may choose. The Coalitions will also be recognizing Healthcare Provider offices (OB, Pediatric and Family Practice) that promote and support breastfeeding through the combination of a conducive office environment and education of healthcare professionals, office staff and families. Please see and share our press release and nomination forms for the Workplace Awards and Healthcare Provider Offices Awards .


State and Local Legislation Update
Maryland Breastfeeding Coalition has been tracking the following pieces of legislation that have an impact on breastfeeding outcomes for Maryland families. Click here for an update.
Summary of MBC Quarterly Meeting
Were you unable to attend the most recent meeting of the Maryland Breastfeeding Coalition on 5/8/19? For an update on all that’s happening, click here for the main items covered during the meeting.