We are grateful to our North Texas sponsors for supporting Mothers' Milk Bank of North Texas and the donor mothers who help save premature and sick babies.
Fort Worth, Texas (PRWEB) September 16, 2015
Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas is pleased to announce Gold, Silver and Bronze sponsors for its 11th anniversary luncheon and fundraiser: Gold - Pediatrix Medical Group – Fort Worth Neonatology; Silver - Cook Children’s Medical Center, Baylor Andrews Women’s Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital; Bronze - JPS Foundation, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, Pier 1, Southwest Bank, Amy E. Shewbart Foundation, Tarrant County Breastfeeding Coalition
"Motherhood & Milk Banking, Not All Superheroes Wear Capes" starts at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 30 at Ridglea Country Club, 3700 Bernie Anderson Avenue, Fort Worth, Texas 76116. Tickets cost $65 and can be purchased at: http://www.texasmilkbank.org/luncheon-registration
The program will feature popular mom blogger, January Harshe. An Austin-based mom of 6, January supports moms through her organization, Birth Without Fear and is famous for her hashtag, #takebackpostpartum. Following the luncheon, January will host a meet and greet until 3:00 p.m.
The event will commemorate the super powers of mothers and raise funds for the milk bank’s charitable care program. Executive Director of MMBNT, Amy Vickers says, “Many women don’t know how strong they are until they experience pregnancy, childbirth and parenting. At the milk bank, we are surrounded by superhero mothers who help save sick babies with their extra breastmilk. It’s truly amazing to know what moms are capable of.”
About Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas
Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas (MMBNT) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 to provide premature and critically ill infants with donor human milk when their own mother’s milk is not available. Thanks to the generous donations from over 5,000 mothers, over 2 million ounces of donated breastmilk has been dispensed to babies who need it most. To donate breastmilk, please email moms(at)texasmilkbank(dot)org or call 817.810.0071 or toll-free 1.866.810.0071. Learn more about milk banking at http://www.texasmilkbank.org.