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New mom makes large breast milk donation after experiencing own breastfeeding challenges
Jenny Kan says her biggest joy in life was giving birth to her daughter. She had intended to breastfeed, but things didn’t go as smoothly as planned.
April 6, 2018
How to donate breast milk
The Provincial Milk Bank screens breast milk donors, collects, pasteurizes and distributes donor milk to vulnerable babies in our neonatal intensive care units. If you are a healthy, non-smoking mother who has more milk than you need for your own baby, you can donate milk.
January 30, 2018
Fighting fit: how breast milk donations helped this preemie during the most crucial time of his life
Maverick was born at 29 weeks and 6 days gestation– a point when every single day counts. His mother recounts the scariest day of her life and shares her gratitude for the life-saving donor breast milk.
September 25, 2017
Clio's early breastfeeding struggles comes full circle
Like many soon-to-be mothers, Clio knew the benefits of breast milk and hoped to provide the best nutrition for her baby. Faced with unexpected complications, Clio shares her breastfeeding struggles while in the NICU.
October 1, 2016
Join the Miracle Milk Stroll on May 14
Join us on Saturday, May 14 at Holland Park, Surrey as we stroll to raise awareness about the lifesaving power of breast milk for NICU babies.
April 13, 2016
Share the wealth
Human milk is a valuable resource that’s in short supply. Can you help?
August 4, 2015
Our miracle baby
A survivor at her first gasp of air. Ayla Rose is born three and a half months early weighing a mere 1.5 pounds. Her entrance into the world is guided by the expert care of her operating room team through emergency caesarean section.
May 7, 2015
Got milk? Yes we do!
A big thanks to our donor mothers who are making it possible for the neonatal intensive care units at Royal Columbian Hospital and Surrey Memorial Hospital to now receive regular shipments of pasteurized breast milk from the BC Milk Bank.
April 30, 2015
Beth’s gift benefits NICU babies and mothers
Beth’s experience working alongside her peers and supporting new mothers over the years inspired her to help mothers with tiny NICU babies in a personal way. 
April 23, 2015
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