Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of our community by protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding through education, outreach, advocacy, and service. We strive to make breastfeeding possible by working with mothers, businesses, health care professionals, and the community.

Mission Statement

The San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition is a 501©3 non-profit organization that has been serving the San Diego bringing together health care providers, agencies, organizations, individuals, families, and other breastfeeding advocates to support, protect and promote breastfeeding who are passionate about making breastfeeding attainable for all families in the San Diego and Imperial Counties.

Thank you for helping us raise $5,616.96 during our GivingTuesday campaign!

Because of your generosity, we will be able to continue to give scholarships for UCSD's Lactation Education program-- providing opportunities for more people to increase lactation support in the communities that need it the most! If you still would like to donate, click here.

Join us for our 2022 Educational Events


Marijuana & CBD During Lactation: THC for Two?

1 CEU Contact Hour 1 L-CERP Pharmacology & Toxicology-Cannabis Marijuana is now legal for recreational use in eleven ...
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News & Updates

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Dads, Not Just Moms, Need To Start Shouting For Paid Family Leave

In a 2019 piece for Family Values at Work, my husband shared his thoughts about the need for paid family ...
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Meet our Board President, Angeles Nelson

Prior to her involvement in the San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition, Angeles had her own personal breastfeeding story ...
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A Look Back at SDCBC’s Activism in 2021

What a year! In the face of a pandemic, San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition continues to protect, promote ...
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Funding the Next Generation of SD County Lactation Leaders

San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition (SDCBC) raises over $5,500 in matching donations for lactation education scholarship fund. GivingTuesday ...
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Take Action before 2021 Ends

The year is quickly coming to a close but we are still busy mobilizing support to pass key ...
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