News & Events

Upcoming events

Amplify Austin Kick-Off Party At Austin Public

Gather up your friends and family and join us on Thursday, March 2 from 6-9 p.m. at the Amplify Assembly Kick Off event at Austin Public

There will be live music and entertainment, food trucks, beverages, a chance to meet, mix and mingle with members of the community, and an opportunity for everyone to make their donation to the MMBA Charitable Care Program onsite! 

There will also be live, on-air coverage and entertainment, all hosted by Olga Campos, community activist and former longtime KVUE news anchor. The event will be broadcast on Channel 10 cable access starting at 6 p.m. and you can view a live-stream on the Austin Public website.

Come out, be part of the fun, and help us build our incredibly important Charitable Care Program.

This is a family friendly event and open to everyone. If you have any questions, please contact Tedrah Robertson at Tedrah@MilkBank.org.

Amplify Austin

Where: Online at I live Here I Give Here

When: March 2nd at 6pm - March 3rd at 6pm

Amplify Austin is a 24 hour period of giving dedicated to increasing philanthropy in Central Texas. Keep an eye on our social media and your email for day-of giving details in order to help MMBA reach our goal of $50,000 in 24 hours. Let's work together to save the most vulnerable infants. 

 

News coverage

Mothers' Milk Bank & Zilker Brewing Company Beer, Babies & Boobs

See more from our celebration.

Learn How You Can Help Babies in Need
Studio 512 - February 1, 2017

What if just by enjoying a delicious drink at Zilker Brewing Company you could also help provide some of the most fragile of babies with the nutrition they need to survive and thrive? It’s a no brainer. Kim Updegrove is executive director of Mothers’ Milk Bank–she’s here to tell us about the upcoming Beer, Babies and Boobs kick off party. Mothers’ Milk Bank provides donor milk to tiny babies who need it. Beer, Babies and Boobs is happening Thursday, February 2nd from 5 to 7 at Zilker Tap Room. For more information go to milkbank.org. Watch the Video.

 

Throughout February, Zilker Brewing is raising money for Mothers' Milk Bank
Austin 360​ - January 24, 2017

Mothers’ Milk Bank is an awesome organization, if only because it’s one of the most prominent local organizations to make breast milk cool. There’s the La Leche League of Central Texas, which helps thousands of local women get through the crazy journey that is breastfeeding, but Mothers’ Milk Bank serves a different purpose: To collect extra milk from lactating women in Central Texas for premature babies who need it. Read More. 

Mothers' Milk Bank Sip & Slab Celebration

See More From Our Celebration

Mothers' Milk Bank moving, expected to double production
Austin American Statesman​ - January 9, 2017

Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin is transforming a warehuse off Airport Boulebard into its new location, expected to open at the end of march. The site will allow the bank to double its production in the next two years. Read More.

Hey, baby, Milk Bank scores bigger HQ in Austin
Dallas Sun​ - January 7, 2017

Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin — the largest distributor of human milk in the country — is preparing to move into a property it purchased last year at 5925 Dillard Circle near the Austin Community College campus at the former Highland Mall. Read More.

Hey, baby, Milk Bank scores bigger HQ in Austin
Austin Business Journal​ - January 6, 2017

Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin — the largest distributor of human milk in the country — is preparing to move into a property it purchased last year at 5925 Dillard Circle near the Austin Community College campus at the former Highland Mall. Read More.

New Mothers’ Milk Bank of Austin site will allow twice the babies to be served
​Austin 360​ - January 3, 2017

Tuesday we toured the under-construction site of Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin’s new location, which is expected to open at the end of March. The site will allow the bank to double its production in the next two years. Read More.

 

New Mothers’ Milk Bank continues to expand
KVUE Austin​ - January 3, 2017

The lives of thousands of babies are saved every year thanks to the donation of breast milk. Austin is home to the largest milk bank in the country, and it continues to expand. Read More.

 

Mothers' Milk Bank at Austin secures new home
Spectrum News - January 3, 2017

Mothers' Milk Bank announced it will get a new location. The new site opens in the spring and will be located off Dillard Circle in north Austin. It's the largest milk bank in the country and it plans to grow even more. Read More.