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2005 World Breastfeeding Week Celebration Winners

From: LEAVEN, Vol. 42 No. 1, February-March 2006, p. 11.

Overall Winners:

Congratulations to Jamie Failla, LLL of Annapolis, Maryland (USA). As the Grand Prize winner, Jamie will receive a $1,500 (US) educational scholarship to the 2007 LLLI Conference in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Jamie is a serious fundraiser, having won last year as well.

Congratulations to Brenda Bandy, LLL of Manhattan, Kansas (USA) and Lissa Welles, LLL of Jersey City, New Jersey, (USA). They are the First Prize winners and will each receive a $500 (US) educational scholarship to the 2007 LLLI Conference.

USWD Educational Scholarship (awarded to Groups in the USWD):

  • LLL of Manhattan, KS
  • LLL of Whittier/Montebello, SCA/NV
  • LLL of Great Bend, KS
  • LLL of Neenah-Menasha, WI

EUS Free Registrations to a 2006 Leader Development Seminar (awarded to Areas in the EUS):

  • LLL of New Jersey for the most money raised
  • LLL of Maryland/Delaware/DC (MD/DE/DC) for the second highest amount raised
  • LLL of Virginia/West Virginia increased the number of their Groups participating by seven
  • LLL of New York East and LLL of Pennsylvania East increased the number of their Groups participating by five

Random drawings:

Those that participated were eligible for prizes donated by WBWC sponsors. Gulfport/Long Beach, Mississippi won a La Leche League library worth $100 (US). Their library was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina, so this was an especially fortuitous win. Twenty-five other Groups were chosen to have a random drawing of their participants for other donated prizes.

Random and Library Drawing Winners (Participation Incentive Prizes):

  • Gulfport/Long Beach, MS (Group Library)
  • Louisville East, KY
  • King George, VA
  • South Grand Rapids, MI
  • Lake St. Louis, MO
  • SW Oklahoma City, OK
  • Bellevue, NE
  • Osage County, KS
  • South Denver, CO
  • Charlotte East, NC
  • Madison Chapter, WI
  • Logan, UT
  • University City, MO
  • Central Oklahoma Chapter, OK
  • Danville Area, PAE
  • Bloomington/Normal, IL
  • Laurel, MD
  • West Chester, PAE
  • Mid-City, MO
  • Ada County, ID
  • Acadia, ME/NH
  • Clinton, IA
  • Simpsonville, SC
  • Spring Hill/Gardner/Olathe, MO
  • Newman, GA
  • Enterprise, AL

Thank you to the following donors for contributing to WBWC 2005!

$300 Donors:
Homestead Gardens, Davidsonville, MD
Bank of America, Baltimore, MD
Deluxe Carpet Cleaning, Crofton, MD
Family Trust Services, Annapolis, MD
Pediatric & Adolescent Care Of Silver Springs, MD
Legg Mason Funds, Baltimore, MD
Annapolis Volvo, MD
Annapolis Subaru, MD
Inserra Shop Rite, Hoboken, NJ
Hudson Family Dental, Jersey City, NJ
Acadia, Jersey City, NJ
Royale Insurance Agency, Guttenberg, NJ
Aerotech Gutter Cleaning, Buffalo, NY
Dentistry for Children, Pottstown, PA
Valero Corpus Christi Refinery, Corpus Christi, TX
H-E-B, Corpus Christi, TX

$400 Donors:
Dunnington Family Chiropractic, Kettering, OH
Family Matters Farm, Xenia, OH
Dr. Van D. Merkle, Centerville, OH
Cornerstone Pediatrics, Springboro, OH

$500 Donors:
Judith & Dean Gilbert, Glassboro, NJ
Progressive Pediatrics, Union City, NJ
PNC Bank, Jersey City, NJ

$1,000 Donor:
Oreck Vacuum of Annapolis, MD

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