Bold North Milk Bank Grand Opening

Update! Bold North Milk Bank is excited to announce our July fundraising made so much possible! Your donations helped to cover required milk bank materials like HMBANA guides and secure electronic communication.  The foundational elements seem small, but have a huge impact. A strong foundation is what builds a great milk bank. 

Welcome aboard to our Medical Director Dr. Emily Pike! 

In August, we plan to secure our location. We need $90,000 to get our doors open for September. Help us reach this goal!

Bold North Milk Bank's mission is to improve health and first-food equity through prenatal education, postpartum support, and pasteurized human donor milk for vulnerable infants.

Join us in raising funds to open a human donor milk bank serving Minnesota and the Dakotas. Our focus on equity and our reach into rural MN and the Dakotas ensure that babies in rural  and under-served areas get the very best start.

Every penny counts just like every drop of breastmilk counts. Bold North Milk Bank is a Minnesota registered non-profit and pending 501c3. 

Where does your donation go? Here's a small sample of some of the things a milk bank needs. 

Sponsorship Levels
$10 ship a donor screening kit
$15 your name on a cold transit bag to help milk travel safely
$25 independent lab testing for one week
$50 BPA-free sealed bottles for one batch
$80 sponsor a scale
$100 your name on a cold transit cooler to help milk travel safely
$350 Sponsor lab tables
$500 Sponsor a Milk Drop
$1000 Sponsor a Transition Freezer
$2500 Sponsor a Dish Washer
$4000 Sponsor a Raw Milk Freezer
$5000 Sponsor our HMBANA accreditation visit 
$6000 Sponsor a Pasteurizer
$7500 Sponsor the Finished Milk Freezer
$10,000 Sponsor clean sinks
$25,000 Sponsor positive pressure ventilation in the clean lab 
$50,000 Sponsor the Three-stage Clean Lab
$100,000 Sponsor the milk courier
$250,000  Sponsor job creation across three states
  • Anonymous 
    • $1,000 
    • 26 mos
  • Diana Waletzko 
    • $490 
    • 28 mos
  • Stephanie Brace 
    • $10 
    • 28 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $10 
    • 28 mos
  • Lauren Hughes 
    • $10 
    • 29 mos
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Fundraising team: Bold North Milk Bank (3)

Danielle Spradlin 
Raised $1,408 from 15 donations
Eden Prairie, MN
Kendra Redmond 
Team member
Sarah Rosenblum Breiner 
Team member
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