Mission & Vision

Mission 

Breastfeeding in Combat Boots is a worldwide organization dedicated to advocating, informing and supporting breastfeeding mothers serving in the military. Our purpose is to provide education and resources to mothers, lactation professionals, and military commanders about the importance of breastfeeding, to contribute to the increase in numbers of AD, Reserve and Guard mothers successfully breastfeeding, and to raise awareness about the challenges and concerns of breastfeeding mothers serving in the military.

We are committed to:

  • ADVOCATING for military laws, policies and procedures that provide breastfeeding mothers in the military the resources and support they need to be successful.
  • INFORMING all breastfeeding mothers serving in the military by providing up-to-date, accurate, evidence-based information.
  • SUPPORTING all breastfeeding mothers serving in the military regardless of race, religion, age, culture, rank, military status/branch, gender, or sexual orientation.

Vision 

The Vision of Breastfeeding in Combat Boots is for:

  • Every military mother who desires to breastfeed or provide human milk to her child to have the resources necessary to meet her goals.
  • Every military hospital or clinic, New Parent Support Program/Team, health care practitioner and workplace supervisor to provide evidence-based education, information and support.
  • The United States military to recognize breastfeeding as the standard for infant feeding and in the best interests of the health, morale and safety of it’s military members.

Our Vision

To create a community where military mothers can share experiences, find information, and offer support in order to successfully breastfeed their babies while serving in the military.

Our Mission

BFinCB is committed to advocating, informing and supporting all breastfeeding personnel serving in the military.

Contact Us

14103 229th St Ct East.

Graham, WA 98338

USA

253-904-7734


Disclaimer

This is not an official DOD website. The information and links on the BFinCB website are for educational purposes only. Visitors are encouraged to consult with their health care providers and/or legal to obtain relevant information and discuss their options in order to make safe and informed choices. We welcome all inquiries, but will not suggest any medical or legal course of action. This nonprofit site is funded solely through donations. No advertisements are accepted.