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UC Health Milk Bank

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Love in Every Drop

The University of California Health Milk Bank is a non-profit milk bank.

What is a Milk Bank?

A milk bank accepts donated frozen mothers’ milk and processes it to provide a safe pasteurized human milk product for hospitalized or fragile children.

Who Can Donate?

Healthy mothers who have 100 ounces or more of extra frozen milk are welcome to contribute.

How Do I Get Started?

Donors must be pre-approved. Contact UC Health Milk Bank at ucmilkbank@health.ucsd.edu with questions or to donate milk.

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