About

Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies, Austin Chapter was formed in October, 1991. In June, 2002, the name was changed to Central Texas Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition, and in 2013 we changed our name again to the Central Texas Breastfeeding Coalition.  Our logo since 2007 has been “Keep Austin Breastfeeding”

The purpose of this coalition is to promote breastfeeding. We hold a variety of yearly events, including:

  • Hosting World Breastfeeding Month activities
  • Presenting the Hero of Breastfeeding Award
  • Participating in the international Breastfeeding Challenge “Latch on” and “Quintessence challenge”
  • Introducing legislation that benefits breastfeeding mothers, and
  • Networking with other breastfeeding coalitions in the state.

Current Officers of Central Texas Breastfeeding Coalition:

  • President – Janet Jones
  • Vice-president – Krisdee Donmoyer
  • Secretary – Hada Zawaideh
  • Treasurer – Asia Sartor
  • Outreach Coordinator – Naya Weber

Elections held each year for officers serving 12 month terms from Jan – Dec

All current members may participate in nominating and voting of officers

Membership dues also run from Jan – Dec of each year at separate membership levels

$10 yr for individual

$30 yr for organization/ non profit

$50 yr for for-profit businesses

 

Join us HERE