Celebrate 60: Building a Legacy
Online Conference Registration Open
The live broadcasting of the LLLI Online Conference, "Building a Legacy!" has concluded, but sessions can be viewed on demand until May 8, 2017.
Transcripts are available in English, and will be available in Arabic, German, Chinese and Spanish.
Sessions are focused on the mission and philosophy of LLL and the five responsibilities of Leaders. Sessions are 20 minutes long, and were designed to fit into the busy schedule of mothers and LLL Leaders. Each session focuses on the key aspects of each speakers' specialty.
Registrations are still open. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity!
60th on Facebook
Below you’ll find details on upcoming events and festivities happening throughout the 60th Anniversary year. And don't forget to Like our LLLI 60th Anniversary Page on Facebook for all the latest updates!
LLLIBy breastfeeding our children, we lay the foundations of a legacy for good health; the work we do as Leaders builds a legacy of breastfeeding knowledge in our communities and the families we work alongside; La Leche League as an organization has been building a legacy for future generations; and the Founders have built La Leche League to stand as their legacy to the world.
Celebrate 60: Building a Legacy
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!
The international panel of judges will review all submissions and announce winners from each of the four categories, and one overall winner. Winners, which will be announced at the end of the month, will receive their choices of current LLLI publications to the value of $US 100.
Ayu, The World Travelling Doll
Ayu is a breastfeeding doll who is traveling with her baby Paco around the world, visiting different LLL groups. You can see her photo album on the anniversary FB page, and read about her travels in Breastfeeding Today.
It’s not too late to order your exclusive anniversary necklace, a hand-crafted glass “milk drop” pendant made by Family Tree Glass especially for the 60th anniversary. Click here to purchase your necklace. Don’t stop there! LLL entities around the world are invited to create their own beads to string with the milk drop. LLLNZ has beads for sale to add to your LLLI anniversary milkdrop necklace! There are two NZ-themed beads in the shape of a kina shell (sea urchin) and a koru (spiral symbolising life and family). You can order the beads by contacting Ngakeiha at email@example.com. Prices: white bronze $NZ45; sterling silver $NZ45 PLUS shipping. To learn more about, "How an LLL Area or Group Can Produce a Bead", click here.
Beginning on April 1, 2017, instead of giving 25% of the proceeds from each Mother’s Milk Droplet pendant sale to LLLI, we will be offering 25% off to LLL groups, to help in raising money for important local breastfeeding support efforts. See more here.
LLLI 60th Anniversary pin is here!
The LLLI 60th Anniversary pin is here! Designed and produced by the LLL Alumnae Association, as requested by La Leche League International, it has a 3 mm clear stone is imbedded in the Cloisonné pin. The pin can be mixed and matched with Leader pins that recognize years of dedicated service as a La Leche League Leader. Order these lovely recognition pins for Area Leaders or yourself at http://lllalumnae.org/
Are you a Leader?
Click here for more information on how to get involved in the 60th Anniversary celebrations.