Our Mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
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Join us as we celebrate 60 years!
LLLI is celebrating 60 years of progress with a full year of festivities! Upcoming events are highlighted below. For more information about all of the wonderful activities and programs taking place around the world in celebration of our 60th anniversary, please visit our Celebrate 60 web page by clicking here.
Leader CeLLLebration Day
Leader CeLLLebration Day is a chance to show your appreciation for someone who has helped you on your breastfeeding journey. Look out for a CeLLLebration on the LLLI 60th Anniversary Facebook page on July 17.
This day will also offer Leaders the opportunity to join in online sessions to discuss the Leader role and to learn from each other. Click here for more details.
24-Hour Global Meeting
Another global 24-hour meeting is scheduled for September 30, 2017. Please come and share your questions and insights with families around the world, in your own language, and at a time that suits you.
Please visit our Facebook event for more information.
LLLI Photo Contest “Focus on Breastfeeding”
The LLLI "Focus on Breastfeeding" contest has come to a close. Thank you to all who have participated in this competition - photos were submitted from 12 different countries!
Manuela of Romania, over-all winner of the contest, shares her image "Love of My Life." Manuela says this image, "expresses [her] desire to raise a healthy child with life, love, and confidence through breastfeeding."
You can learn more about each photographer and their submissions in the upcoming issue of Leader Today and view their images on our Facebook page.
Souvenir Necklace and Pin
To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of LLLI, Family Tree Glass has created this exclusive souvenir necklace! Each droplet pendant is individually handcrafted by a breastfeeding mother and glass artist and is meant to symbolize Mother's Milk. Visit the Celebrate 60 page to order yours today.
Ayu and Yua, the World Traveling Dolls
Ayu is a breastfeeding doll who is traveling with her baby Paco around the world, visiting different LLL groups. Ayu's cousin, Yua, has recently joined the fun with her little Lucy. You can see their photo album on the anniversary Facebook page, and read about their travels in Breastfeeding Today.