BLACK BREASTFEEDING WEEK
EVENTS & INFORMATION
FIND EVENTS HOSTED BY VARIOUS SO. CAL GROUPS
See links and attachments for details!
TUESDAY, AUGUST 25
Doula Support and Breastfeeding with Michelle Sanders and Khefri Riley - MLK Jr. Community Hospital
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26 |
Cinnamoms and Breastfeeding with Dr. Tonce Jackson - MLK Jr. Community Hospital
|IG Live with a Maternal Child Health Nurse, details TBD
Black Breastfeeding Week webinar Centering Black Mamas to Revive, Restore, and Reclaim their Breastfeeding Power with guest speakers Kimberly Seals Allers (Irth App), Dr. Ifeyinwa Asiodu (UCSF), Dr. Ayanna Robinson (Black Girls Breastfeeding Club), and Takisha Miller (Families for Equity). - Black Mammas Matter Alliance
THURSDAY, AUGUST 27
Breastfeeding Tips with Jadah Chatterjee BS, RN, IBCLC - MLK Jr. Community Hospital
|Collaboration on Thursday 8/27, details TBD
FRIDAY, AUGUST 28 |
Milk and Sugar Event Panel. It is jammed packed with lovely speakers that are birth workers, parents and advocates for black breastfeeding. This is a free event. You can register below.
MONDAY, AUGUST 31
|10am – 11:30am
Antelope Valley Black Breastfeeding Week Event! – Shared by our Antelope Valley PartnersThe AV Breastfeeding Coalition and AV AAIMM CAT will be hosting a Chocolate Milk Documentary Virtual Screening (sponsored by First 5 LA) followed by a Panel Discussion.
Registrants will receive a secure link to watch the documentary 72 hours before the panel discussion which will give people time to watch over the weekend.
Click HERE to register for this event to receive a secure link to watch the Chocolate Milk documentary and the link to the panel discussion via WebEx. We are all welcome to participate in this virtual event.
Breastfeeding Support with Lydia O. Boyd - MLK Jr. Community Hospital