Our Mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
The LLLI bookstore is closing, and we're having a major sale. All of your favorite publications are now 75% off! Get your selections while they're still available. Hurry, the store will close on Tuesday, October 31.
Join us as we celebrate 60 years!
LLLI is celebrating 60 years of progress with a full year of festivities! Upcoming events are highlighted below. For more information about all of the wonderful activities and programs taking place around the world in celebration of our 60th anniversary, please visit our Celebrate 60 web page by clicking here.
24-Hour Global Meeting
Coming soon! The final 60th Anniversary year global event is scheduled for September 30, 2017. Visit the 60th Anniversary page for more information.
LLLI Photo Contest “Focus on Breastfeeding”
The LLLI "Focus on Breastfeeding" contest has come to a close. Thank you to all who have participated in this competition - photos were submitted from 12 different countries!
Manuela of Romania, over-all winner of the contest, shares her image "Love of My Life." Manuela says this image, "expresses [her] desire to raise a healthy child with life, love, and confidence through breastfeeding."
You can learn more about each photographer and their submissions in the upcoming issue of Leader Today and view their images on our Facebook page.
Souvenir Necklace and Pin
To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of LLLI, Family Tree Glass has created this exclusive souvenir necklace! Each droplet pendant is individually handcrafted by a breastfeeding mother and glass artist and is meant to symbolize Mother's Milk. Visit the Celebrate 60 page to order yours today.
Ayu and Yua, the World Traveling Dolls
Ayu is a breastfeeding doll who is traveling with her baby Paco around the world, visiting different LLL groups. Ayu's cousin, Yua, has recently joined the fun with her little Lucy. You can see their photo album on the anniversary Facebook page, and read about their travels in Breastfeeding Today.