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The 1,000 days between pregnancy and a child’s 2nd birthday set the foundation for all the days that follow.

We lead the fight to make health and well-being during the first 1,000 days a policy and funding priority.

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RFP for Domestic Advocacy Consultant

Posted Date: January 25, 2023 Anticipated Period of Performance: February 15 – June 15 2023 Proposals Due: February 10, 2023 The Consultant will facilitate engagement with the Domestic Nutrition Community and coordinate with the 1,000 Days’ Policy & Advocacy Director. Download the RFP Applicant Background Information

Breastfeeding bills to look for in the 118th Congress

Breastfeeding bills to look for in the 118th Congress Success in breastfeeding is everyone’s responsibility. In anticipation of the 118th Congress (2023), we’ve pulled together a short list highlighting the breastfeeding-related bills we support, because we know increased breastfeeding support is multifaceted and multisectoral. It envelops a wide range of environments from birthing spaces to …

WIC Food Package Updates – Making a Critical Program Even More Impactful

WIC Food Package Updates – Making a Critical Program Even More Impactful The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is a critical program in providing healthy foods and nutrition services for more than 6.3 million pregnant and postpartum women, infants, and children across the country. Building on the program’s success and …

Big Wins + Bigger Needs: FY23 Omnibus Important Investments, Policies

Today, Congress passed, and President Biden will sign, the fiscal year 2023 Omnibus. This bill not only funds federal government programs and foreign assistance but also includes important provisions to support maternal and child nutrition globally. We applaud the passage of this bipartisan bill while recognizing there is still work to be done when the …