News & Events


Amplify Austin was a big success for the milk bank! We raised nearly $30,000 for our Charitable Care Program which will help us serve more tiny babies whose families are not able to afford lifesaving donor human milk.

We are so grateful for the dedication and enthusiasm of all of our supporters—we couldn’t have done it without you!  

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We had so much interest in our Ta-Ta shirts that we have decided to sell them!  A portion of each order will benefit the Milk Bank’s Charitable Care Program.  Order your new shirt today! All orders can be sent to

2013 was a record-breaking year for the milk bank! Check out our latest eNews to learn more.

Read this article to find out more about one of our donors, Alison, who came up with a creative way to help fragile babies with her milk, and raise money for our Charitable Care Program at the same time. What a life-saver!

Thank you to Community Impact Newspaper for the outstanding article about MMBA and our life-saving work!

Congratulations to the Milk Depot at Memorial Hermann Katy, they are celebrating their one year anniversary.  To read more about this successful depot see the article in the Ultimate Katy.

May 10th 2013, MMBA opened a new Milk Depot at the Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center.   We celebrated its opening with a ribbon cutting event and wonderful stories on ACB13, and in the Cypress Creek Mirror

Thank you to the Statesman for the story about donor moms April MacMillan and April Russell.

Fox8 of North Carolina did a good job of presenting the serious implications of informal sharing of milk. 

The Milk Bank is excited to announce that Kim Updegrove, executive director, will bring her expertise and perspective to her new role as president of HMBANA. For more details see the press release.

November 2012: Thanks to KVUE and KXAN in Austin for this great coverage about our urgent need for more milk donors!

On November 8, 2012 the Grand Opening of Southwest WIC depot was a huge success with the inaugural milk drop off and local media coverage from Houston Fox news and News 92 FM Houston

Pregnancy & Newborn posted a great Q&A piece about the importance of milk banking.  See the article at Pregnancy & Newborn.

Cupcake Meet supports the Milk Bank's Charitable Care program, February 25, 2012. Check out the story and the press release for more details!