Join us for our April Coalition meeting next Thursday, 4/11: Lifting up Local Leadership in Black Maternal Health. During the meeting, the Coalition and co-hosting partners, Boston Association for Childbirth Education/ Nursing Mothers Council, and Healthy Start Initiative’s Community Action Network will highlight local efforts to achieve equity in maternal health and brainstorm what the Boston Breastfeeding Coalition members and partners can collectively do to support these efforts. The meeting will serve as a pre-symposium dialogue to the Black Maternal Health Symposium taking place at Tufts University on Friday, April 12 th. This event is in support of the national Black Maternal Health Week campaign is organized by the the Black Mamas Alliance.

The meeting will take place on Thursday, April 11th, from 5:30 to 7:30 in the Evans Seminar Room in the Boston University School of Medicine at 72 E. Concord St (map here). Dinner will be served. Please let us know if childcare is a barrier to your attendance. RSVP here by April 9th and feel free to reach out with questions in the meantime!