The Big Rest: Collective Rest for Collective Power

It's the 9th year of Black Breastfeeding Week. This year, the theme The Big Pause: Collective Rest for Collective Power.

This week BBW honors the need for rest. We hope to inspire you to create #BBW21 events that speak to the power of rest in our lives and movement.

Registered events will appear on the calendar soon.

You can power our work by sharing events and sponsoring the week. BBW21 Sponsorship Packet

Want more information? Check out the
top five reasons we need a Black Breastfeeding Week.


August 25th - 31st


Virtual Events

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Thank you for funding the Black femme-led work of Black Breastfeeding Week.

Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association is the fiscal conduit for Black Breastfeeding Week.

To mark your donation for the work of BBW, click “(optional)  Use this donation for” and select Black Breastfeeding Week.

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All times are Eastern Standard unless otherwise stated in event description. Registered events will be shown starting Friday, August 21.


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