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As a network of individual members and organizational partners, the Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition works together to share information and partner in activities that advance the mission and goals.

BECOME A MEMBER OF THE NEBRASKA BREASTFEEDING COALITION!

Membership Application

The Coalition is a network of individual members and organizational partners working together to share information and partner in activities to increase breastfeeding rates across the state. Each member has an equal voice in Coalition activities and is invited to contribute whatever talents, time and resources are available to support the cause.

Mission:

To improve the health of Nebraskans by making breastfeeding the norm through education, advocacy and collaboration

Membership Benefits:

  • Regular communication on Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition Activities
  • Use of Coalition materials
  • Opportunity to contribute to Coalition activities
  • Professional/Networking affiliations
  • Opportunities to attend sponsored conferences

Membership Criteria

Membership of the Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition is open to anyone who is in agreement with the mission, goals and values of the Coalition. No person or organization shall be denied membership because of race, gender, religious preference, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other grounds in which it is not permissible to discriminate.

Members may not receive personal compensation or commissions from infant formula companies.

Membership Information

Individuals must complete an application to join the Coalition. Student/Family memberships are free, while the membership fee for professionals is $25. All members have an equal voice. Members will receive regular communication via email from the Coalition to stay connected and invite deeper participation.

Coalition meetings are held quarterly at member host sites in order to facilitate relationship-building. All members are welcome to attend any meetings, which include networking opportunities and informational updates. Information about future Quarterly Coalition meetings is available here.

BECOME A FUNDING PARTNER OF THE NEBRASKA BREASTFEEDING COALITION!

Funding Partner Form

If you are part of an organization that also supports the mission and goals of the Coalition, learn more about how you can help sustain the coalition, promote evidence-based breastfeeding practices statewide, and connect advocates across the state with training and resources.

Sustaining Partner Benefits:

  • Company logo scrolling on the homepage of the website
  • Recognized at the quarterly meetings, trainings, and conferences
  • Recognized on our social media pages and regular email communication
  • 25 individual membership for your organization
  • Regular communication on Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition Activities
  • Use of Coalition materials
  • Recognized on the partnership page of our website
  • Opportunity to contribute to Coalition activities
  • Professional/Networking affiliations
  • Opportunities to attend sponsored conferences
  • Quarterly Meetings
  • Access to CDC and USBC bi-monthly webinars
  • Coalition, Non-profits, and Corporate members’ logos included prominently on the website.

Breastfeeding Friendly Partner Benefits:

  • Recognized on the partnership page
  • 10 individual membership for your organization
  • Regular communication on Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition Activities
  • Use of Coalition materials
  • Recognized on the partnership page of our website
  • Opportunity to contribute to Coalition activities
  • Professional/Networking affiliations
  • Opportunities to attend sponsored conferences
  • Quarterly Meetings
  • Access to CDC and USBC bi-monthly webinars
  • Coalition, Non-profits, and Corporate members’ logos included prominently on the website.

If you're interested in becoming a sustaining or breastfeeding partner, complete the form here.  To learn more, click here.

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