But those women decide to donate milk as a means of facilitating the process of their grieving. They find it healing during that process.
In our country half of our new mothers can't provide healthy breast milk, mothers and babies need some help. Kim Updegrove, is the milk maiden of our dreams. She's on a mission to provide lifesaving breast milk to babies, free of charge—while also providing an opportunity for lifesaving mothers to help little ones who might not make it without them.As the executive director of Mothers’ Milk Bank — the largest milk bank in the country.The organization also hosts the incredibly touching program "Teardrops and Milkdrops" which empowers mothers who've lost their babies to continue to give life by donating their milk.