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World Day of Human Milk Donation – On May 19, 2020 milk banks healthcare professionals and families from more than 35 countries have come together to create a giant online photo mosaic containing inspirational messages from around the world to celebrate the day. Thank you to all milk donors for your gift of donor milk which saves babies’ lives and supports parents to breastfeed! #EveryDropMakesaDifference.
Please join us in celebrating by sharing this photo album and short video introducing World Day of Human Milk Donation 2020. You can also change your Facebook profile picture to the custom Avatar image. Search for the frame by entering the frame name: “World Day of Human Milk Donation.”
https://youtu.be/aaZ4BN5579w and https://online.fliphtml5.com/coeig/lbqk/


We are committed to ensure that donor human milk continues to be safe and available for all sick babies in our communities. As an organization that provides essential services that supports health care, we have a commitment to those we serve and in partnership with our donors ensure we are able to continue providing these necessary services.
To become a recipient, donor or if you are a lactating mother who is in need of an electric breast pump please contact us today!
San Jose Mothers Milk Bank COVID19 Donor Communication (PDF)
HMBANA Statement on Milk Banking and COVID19 (PDF)

Folsom Breastmilk Drive

Date: December 4, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: 1600 Creekside Drive Suite 1500 Folsom, CA 95630


8th Annual Breastmilk Drive benefiting the Mothers’ Milk Bank

Sacramento Breastmilk Drive

Date: December 3, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: Sutter Medical Plaza 1625 Stockton Blvd. Classrooms 1-3


8th Annual Breastmilk Drive benefiting the Mothers’ Milk Bank

Roseville Breastmilk Drive

Date: December 2, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location: 1600 Eureka Rd, Roseville, CA 95661-3027, United States


8th Annual Breastmilk Drive benefiting the Mothers’ Milk Bank

UCLA Health Mother’s Milk Drive 2019

Date: November 17, 2019

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm

Location: UCLA Medical Center, 1250 16th Street Conference Room 2 & 3 Santa Monica, CA 90404


On November 17th, designated “World Prematurity Day” by the March of Dimes, we invite you to support a new family by donating your milk at our human milk drive.

San Luis Obispo Milk Drive

Date: October 12, 2019

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Location: Sierra Vista Hospital Auditorium, San Luis Obispo, CA


Donor Breastmilk Drive! Enjoy light refreshments & Children’s Play Area. This is a free event and open to the public. Halloween costumes encouraged!

Share the Love the Donor Milk Drive and Celebration

Date: October 10, 2019

Time: 9:00 am -1:00 pm

Location: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital 400 W. Pueblo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93102 Women’s Services Conference Room


When a baby is born extremely premature, a mother sometimes doesn’t produce enough breast milk for the baby. Donated breast milk can provide important protection for these fragile babies and help prevent a potentially fatal condition called necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC).