SM malls observe Breastfeeding Month this August-A A +A
Sunday, August 19, 2012
SM SUPERMALLS join the nation in celebrating Breastfeeding Month this August that aims to convey the benefits that mothers and babies get from breastfeeding.
In SM City Cebu, a photo exhibit by The Stork Studio will showcase breastfeeding mothers. The photographers embarked on a unique special project to promote breastfeeding awareness for all the mothers. The exhibit opens on Aug. 22, 1 p.m., at the Mosaic area, lower ground floor of the main mall.
At 2 p.m., breastfeeding mothers will parade around the mall before the talk on the benefits of breastfeeding and new-born care will be conducted by the National Nutrition Council at the Event Centre.
SM’s breastfeeding committee bagged the Anvil Award of Merit for its programs, projects and advocacy that promotes breastfeeding, proper health and nutrition for breastfeeding mothers and babies during the 45th Anvil Awards.
The committee came up with the promotion of breastfeeding program through its breastfeeding stations.
The breastfeeding station is located at the second level of The Northwing.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on August 20, 2012.