Mission, Vision, and Values

Mission

The Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin is a non-profit organization whose mission is to save babies’ lives by providing prescribed donor human milk.

Vision

The Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin will be a leader in advancing the use of donor human milk to improve the quality of human life.

Core Values

Mission

We are committed to achieving our mission through excellence, compassion, charity, ethics, safety, integrity, reliability, science, research and technological advancement of all things human milk.

Community

Our services extend to the larger community of families, health care providers, and fellow nonprofit and for-profit companies striving to improve the health status of the world. Teaching, mentoring, external collaborating, advocating, and building awareness are all essential to our success.

Leadership

We value initiative, creativity, problem-solving, humility and self-improvement.

Equity

We commit to collaboration, respecting differences, identifying common ground, and advocating for social justice. 

Normalizing Breastfeeding

We advocate for the acceptance of human milk for all babies, with priority given to mothers’ own milk, eradicating milk access disparities, and modeling best practices for lactation support. 

Teamwork

Collaboration is essential to our success. As a customer service-focused company, we work together to ensure our clients have the best experience. We commit to creating a positive work environment through open and honest communication, accountability, transparency, celebration and humor.