Mothers' Milk Bank
The Mothers' Milk Bank at WakeMed is a non-profit organization that has been screening donors, and collecting, processing and distributing human donor milk since 1992.
It is one of only eleven milk banks in the United States, is a member of the Human Milk Banking Association of North America, and distributes over 150,000 oz. of milk each year.
The WakeMed Mothers' Milk Bank is also the only HMBANA Milk Bank in the United States licensed in the state of New York and may take New York donors and recipients.
We are currently accepting new donors, dairy free donors, and premature donors.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm; Closed weekends & major holidays
If you are interested in becoming a milk donor or wish to obtain milk, please contact the WakeMed Mothers' Milk Bank at 919-350-8599. You may also email a program coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in making a monetary donation to the Milk Bank, you may either contact the WakeMed Foundation or click here to donate online.
About Milk Banking
Milk Banking in America is on the rise because of the recognition of the many benefits of human milk, and trust in the safety of donor milk. There has never been a documented disease or illness transmission through processed human milk.
For more information about human milk donation, please visit http://www.hmbana.org/.