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September 27, 2018
Advantage
Take that to the bank

September 17, 2018
Quad-City Times
Rock Island County opens first Human Milk Depot in Illinois Q-C

September 16, 2018
Chicago Sun Times
Bereaved mothers find solace, purpose donating their breast milk

September 14, 2018
Moline, Ill. (KWQC)
Human Milk Depot opens in Moline to prevent informal sharing

May 10, 2018
Journal Star
Milk Bank now has a drop off in Peoria

March 11, 2016
Fox 32 News
Chicago’s First Breast Milk Depot Officially Opens

April 10, 2016
Journal Sentinel
Mom honors slain infant by pumping and donating breast milk

March 11, 2016
Leader Telegram
New Eau Claire depot set up to accept breast milk donations for neonatal ICUs

September 29, 2015
Little Lake County
How to be a Milk Donor

August 27, 2015
Little Lake County
Grand Opening: Mothers Milk Bank of the Western Great Lakes

July 27, 2015
HMBANA Blog
Wisconsin Rural Milk Depot Network Boosts Regional Supply of Milk

July 18, 2015
Peoria Journal Star
As industry grows quickly, area mothers can now donate milk to breastfeeding resource center in Peoria

July 14, 2015
Chicago Tribune
Hinsdale milk bank feeds premature and other babies

January 1, 2015
Beastfeed Chicago
Donating Breastmilk, Explained

October 29, 2014
DeKalb County
Kishwaukee Hospital Breastfeeding Center Announces Opening of Milk Depot

May 11, 2014
Daily Herald
Perfect Mother’s Day Gift? How about a Breast Milk Bank

February 15, 2014
Chicago Tribune
Donating Breast Milk after her Son’s Death, Mother Helps another Baby Survive

November 14, 2013
Chicago PBS WYCC In The Loop
Interview with the Milk Bank

June 11, 2013
Advocate Health Care Health enews
Breast milk donors give boost to Chicago’s at-risk infants

May 21, 2013
Chicago Tribune
Breast milk donations accepted in Oak Park
An Oak Park doctor has started accepting donations of breast milk, largely for use by intensive care units in hospitals that treat premature babies whose mothers can’t provide the milk on their own.

May 15, 2013
LaCrosse Tribune
Gundersen to facilitate donations of breast milk to babies in need

February 18, 2013
Wisconsin State Journal
Mothers in need banking on donor breast milk

October 22, 2012
Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinal
Wisconsin group setting up mother’s milk bank

NBC 5 Chicago News
Donor Breast Milk Bank Opens
Premature infants need every advantage they can get to survive and thrive. And that includes what experts agree is the best food possible: their mother’s breast milk.