Celebrate Breastfeeding In August With LLL USA and Live, Love, Latch!

Outdoor event showing woman playing guitar, moms with babies/toddlers listening.Live, Love, Latch!® is a National Breastfeeding Month (August 1-31) celebration presented by La Leche League USA and hosted by LLL Groups throughout the country.

Live, Love, Latch!® events are designed not only to celebrate breastfeeding, but also to highlight community support. All in attendance at a Live, Love, Latch!® event will be counted as participants who declare their support of breastfeeding in their local communities and beyond.

Live Love Latch logoThis celebration provides an opportunity to educate family, friends, healthcare providers, and other community members about ways they can support breastfeeding. Live, Love, Latch!® also emphasizes the value of the support network behind every nursing family.

For more information or to find a Live, Love, Latch!® event near you, please visit our new website at lllusa.org/live-love-latch/. Use #LiveLoveLatch on social media to help connect everyone’s events! Facebook: www.Facebook.com/LiveLoveLatch. Questions can be emailed to: [email protected].

Mothers at LLL meetingLLL USA is also celebrating another National Breastfeeding Month event at the end of August. LLL USA celebrates Black Breastfeeding Week from August 25-31 through in-person and digital events. There will be LLL USA screenings of the documentary Chocolate Milk, as well as our own Facebook Live event that week on our La Leche League USA Facebook page.

Please attend an event, follow us on social media, and—most importantly—support breastfeeding, whether it’s with your friends, family, or local community. Happy National Breastfeeding Month!

Please send your story ideas to Amy at [email protected].

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