Mission and Vision

The Virginia Breastfeeding Coalition is a 501C3 nonprofit and forum open to all to develop and implement effective breastfeeding promotion and support strategies.

Our Mission Is:

  • to improve the health of all Virginia citizens by promoting, protecting and supporting human milk feeding in the Commonwealth.

Our Vision is:

  • Human milk as the biological and cultural norm for all infants and children
  • Envisioning breastfeeding/chestfeeding as the cultural norm
  • Creating a supportive public breastfeeding environment
  • Increasing both public awareness of breastfeeding support networks and positive breastfeeding messages in the media and commercial sector