Breastfeeding Friendly Business Awards

Posted by on August 25, 2008

Breastfeeding Friendly Business Awards

Maternity Care Coalition
The Pennsylvania Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Collaborative

Please join us as we recognize these businesses

Abington Memorial  Hospital*
Abington Public Library
Broad Street Publishing, Philadelphia Media Holdings
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia*
Graco Children’s Products*
Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
Johnson and Johnson/Centocor
Laura Solomon, Esq. & Associates*
Loyalty Abstract, Inc.
Lutheran Settlement House*
Ohm Chiropractic Center
Philadelphia Youth Network
SEI Investments*
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Whole Foods Supermarket

Monday, September 15, 2008
3 — 5 p.m.

Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served

The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
19 South 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

RSVP by September 2 to Kistine Carolan at 215-989-3554 or

Special thanks to the 2008 Selection committee and event sponsors

2008 Selection Committee
Abby Siegel-Greenberg ~ Philadelphia Business Journal
Angela Fitterer ~  Office of Senator Connie Williams
Chris Mulford ~  World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
Connie Dougherty ~ GlaxoSmithKline
Dawn Stensland ~  FOX29 News
Debi Ferrarello ~  Pennsylvania Hospital
Diane DiSandro ~  Corporate Lactation Consultant
Diane L. Spatz ~ UPenn School of Nursing
Esther K. Chung ~  Jefferson/Dupont Children’s Health Program
Ivy Silver ~ Gallagher Benefits Services
Leslie Stiles ~ Pennsylvania Commission for Women
Letty Thall ~ Maternity Care Coalition
Liana Clark ~  Merck & Co.
Ruth Wilf ~ Penn OB/Gyn & Midwifery Care

The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

*Special recognition will be given to these 6 businesses for providing exemplary environments that support breastfeeding mothers as employees and patrons.

Selection criteria were based on provisions of time, space, support and flexibility for women who choose to breastfeed.

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