National Breastfeeding Month Celebration: Thursday August 15th.

ECABS is celebrating World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month this coming Thursday, August 15th at the Sacred Heart MOB Meeting Room (off the main lobby) in Pensacola.

The celebration will begin at 6:30p.m. with a welcome to all those present. We will be presenting the third annual ECABS Awards to highlight individuals in our community who have shown leadership and significant contribution to promoting, protecting, and supporting breastfeeding as a vital part of health and development of children and families.

Please join us in celebrating the work of our 2013 award recipients.

Dr. Joseph Peterson, Obstetrician and Assistant Professor at the FSU Residency Program in Pensacola, is the 2013 recipient of the Physician Leadership Award Christina Schaefer, CLC, is the recipient of the Frankie Mims Spirit of Service Award.

There were many wonderful nominations this year, and we look forward to recognizing others in the years to come. This exciting community event is open to the public and we want to encourage all breastfeeding supporters to attend.