Thank you to all our attendees, sponsors, partners, and supporters for helping to make our 11th annual Celebrating Fathers Golf Classic and Driving Fatherhood Awards a huge success. Your support helps us fund our Early Head Start Program, which provides early care and education to pregnant women and families with children ages 0-3.
On June 20, 2016 Philadelphia made history when Mayor Jim Kenney signed a 1.5 cent-per-ounce tax on sweetened and diet beverages. A large percentage of the tax, expected to raise $91 million annually, will be spent on expanding prekindergarten programs in our city.
Katja Pigur, MCC Director of Breastfeeding and Arnetta Stewart, MCC Program Manager of the Northeast MOMobile, recently sat down with Philly.com for a Q&A on breastfeeding and the breastfeeding situation in Philadelphia.