Congratulations to our Fresno EOC WIC Breastfeeding Resources Program team on being one of three got milk? 20 Awardees in the Central Valley! The WIC team assists mothers and families in creating healthy habits starting at birth!
“We are excited to receive this recognition from the California Milk Processor Board & got milk? for our exemplary community service efforts in support of breastfeeding,” said Jack Lazzarini, Interim Director for Fresno EOC WIC. “This award will enable us to further our efforts to reach the women of Fresno by promoting, educating and supporting their efforts to breastfeed. On behalf of Fresno EOC WIC, Julie Casillas, RD, IBCLC, and her team, we thank and congratulate the California Milk Processor Board on their 20th year anniversary!”
The got milk? 20 Award winners were chosen from over 80 inspiring nominations from throughout the state. Candidates were judged on the nature of their work, their contribution to improving the quality of life of others and overall effectiveness of their service within the area. Other Central Valley awardees were Care Fresno Team Leadership, and Reading and Beyond. This recognition commemorates got milk?’s 20th anniversary and its tradition of community involvement in California.