About Us

History

The Northern Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition began meeting in February, 2015 with the mission to provide the community with breastfeeding support, resources and education to increase the success and longevity of breastfeeding in Northern Colorado. The coalition is comprised of midwives, doulas, nurses, public health officials, dietitians, lactation consultants, counselors, students, families, and members of the community who share a passion of improving the support for and success rates of breastfeeding mothers in our local community and beyond.

Mission Statement

“The Northern Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition will provide the community with breastfeeding support, resources and education in order to increase the success and longevity of breastfeeding in Northern Colorado.”

Vision Statement

“Create an environment that supports and sustains breastfeeding success in Northern Colorado.”

2021 & 2022 Board Positions

  • President: Kailin Hamilton, RD, IBCLC
  • Vice President: Heather Elkins, JD, IBCLC
  • Treasurer: Mike Schwan, MS, RD, CLC,
  • Secretary: Christie DeWesse, MSN, BS, RN, IBCLC, CLC
  • Director of Advocacy and Community Engagement:  Juan Gomez, MPH, CD, CCCE, TESOL, CCTE

Financials

The Northern Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

The NCBC is proud to be a Better Business Bureau® Accredited Charity Seal holder.

Administration Documents

2020 Annual Report

Financial Statement 2020

2018 990-N (e-Postcard)

By-Laws

Conflict of Interest Policy

NCBC Privacy Policy