Boston Medical Center Corporation

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Increase the number of Baby-Friendly designated Indian Health Service and tribal hospitals to support an increase in breastfeeding initiation, exclusivity and duration among Native Americans

May 1, 2013 - May 31, 2015

Focus Area

Healthy Kids

Geographic Focus

Alaska, Arizona, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Massachusetts

Amount

$50,000

Related

 

Reclaiming breastfeeding in Indian Country

In Native American culture, breastfeeding is viewed as more than simply nourishing babies, it conveys a mother’s life story, including her knowledge and culture.

Healthy Kids

Bringing breastfeeding back to Indian Country
 

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Boston Medical Center Corporation

Increase the number of Baby-Friendly designated Indian Health Service and tribal hospitals to support an increase in breastfeeding initiation, exclusivity and duration among Native Americans

Healthy Kids
May 1, 2013 - May 31, 2015

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“Empleen el dinero del modo en que crean conveniente, siempre y cuando promueva la salud, la felicidad y el bienestar de los niños.” - Will Keith Kellogg

“Sèvi ak lajan an jan w vle depi se sante timoun, byennèt timoun ak kè kontan pou timoun w ap ankouraje.” - W.K. Kelòg