Who: Please invite your pregnant and breastfeeding moms and families.
What: Baltimore City Health Department WIC program hosts it’s 3rd annual celebration and baby shower event for World Breastfeeding Week. Learn about the virtues and benefits of breastfeeding during World Breastfeeding Week. BCHD’s Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program is hosting this Grand Baby Shower for pregnant WIC mothers with give-aways, raffles, and refreshments. FM Radio 92-Q’s “Pork Chop” will be broadcasting live!
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (abbreviated as WIC) is a federal assistance program of the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for healthcare and nutrition of low-income pregnant women, breastfeeding women, and infants and children under the age of five.
WIC is a supplemental nutrition program that serves pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children up to age five. WIC helps moms have healthier babies and helps babies and children to grow and develop. WIC provides foods high in iron, protein, vitamin C, and other nutrients. These foods help children develop strong, healthy minds and bodies.
When: August 3, 2012 from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Baltimore City Health Department ~ 621. N. Eden Street, Baltimore, MD 21205. This will be an indoor and outdoor tent event.
FYI: Additionally, any in-kind donations of baby shower items for WIC moms, babies and kid friendly books are needed and appreciated Come share your program, all interested organizations that plan to attend /participate at this year’s event, please send an email to email@example.com. or RSVP at 410 396- 9423.