This is the third year we will be issuing microgrants in celebration of World Breastfeeding Week. This year, the theme is "step up for breastfeeding, educate and support". You can self-nominate or nominate an organization whose work is aligned with this year's theme. Please complete the nomination form by Wednesday, August 3rd.
PROLC Mission Statement & Vision:
To protect, promote and support lactation and human milk feeding for the health of all families in southeastern Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas.
To become an equitable and inclusive member-driven association providing educational opportunities for the professional development and advancement of all lactation care providers.
To advocate for lactation care providers by sharing resources, networking, and facilitating connections among members.
To connect with other groups and organizations that have the shared goal of improving the health of lactating and human milk feeding families in southeastern Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas.
To affirm our support of the world-wide implementation of the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes. (The Code focuses on regulation of aggressive marketing practices of formula, baby bottles & nipples that can prevent families from reaching their infant feeding goals.)