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    Check out our new upcoming events section!

    We now have an upcoming events tab so you can easily navigate all upcoming trainings and educational events!  Visit the page under our resources section at: http://www.wibreastfeeding.com/resources/upcoming-events/ Have an event to add?  Email wibreastfeeding@gmail.com

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    Thank you for attending our June events!

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our events this June!  Stay tuned for the date for our summit next year! -On June 9th, we partnered with the Wisconsin Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics for the… Read More

Coalition Awards Program

2016 Local Coalition Awards Program

It’s time to apply for the 2016 awards program! We hope all of the local breastfeeding coalitions in Wisconsin will complete applications, so we can recognize you for your achievements and efforts.

The focus areas for the 2016 awards are:

  • Maternity Care Practices that Support Breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding Disparities (e.g., race/ethnicity, socioeconomics, geograpAward imageshy, etc.)

Download the awards program description and application form below. Applications are due August 15, 2016. Awards will be announced at the 2016 WBC Annual Summit on September 23.

2016 Awards Program description

2016 Awards application

Past Awards

The Western Wisconsin Breastfeeding Coalition was the 2015 Coalition of the Year! WBC recognized the coalition at the 2015 Annual Summit to celebrate their growth in infrastructure and their commitment to capacity building and local partnerships. Congratulations!

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Wisconsin’s Local Breastfeeding Coalitions

Looking for a coalition near you?  Here are the local breastfeeding coalitions in Wisconsin.  Find out how to join these coalitions by checking out our  Breastfeeding Coalitions Directory.  (The blue color represents a county with a coalition. Green counties… Read More

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Become a Member

WBC Coalition Membership Includes: WBC Membership Application The chance to make history! As the coalition grows, the opportunities to advocate for Wisconsin breastfeeding policy changes and improvements will also grow. Regular updates regarding evidence-based breastfeeding practices, resources, and… Read More

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2014 Summit

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN WBC Summit Agenda 2014 The 4th annual Wisconsin Breastfeeding Summit will take place on June 13th at the Holiday Inn in Stevens Point. We will be focusing on maternity care practices which impact breastfeeding. Our… Read More

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