The Calgary Breastfeeding Matters Group Foundation:


  • Provides opportunities for breastfeeding advocates to network for mutual support.
  • Shares current information in the field of lactation through Continuing Education (CERP) sessions.
  • Encourages informal networking between breastfeeding advocates through the CBMGF website as well as other informal networking sessions.
  • Identifies local and/or national issues and concerns regarding breastfeeding by prioritizing relevant issues or concerns and initiating appropriate action for those issues of highest priority.

CBMGF Board of Directors & Committees

Executive Committee

Co-Chairs –  Jennifer House & Amber Ruston-Doetzel

Treasurer – Amarlata Seth

Membership Coordinator – Erin Blender

Secretary – Sandy Gill

Education Committee

CERPS Co-ordinator – Jocelyn Noriss

Education Committee Liaisons – Jan Anderson

Political Action Committee

Political Action Liaison – Jennifer Peddlesden

Baby-friendly Initiative Committee

BFI Research Committee – Jen BonBernard

The CBMGF Executive Working Group meets approximately 3 times a year. The Annual General Meeting is held in January, and Business Meetings are held in January, April and September. Everyone is welcome to attend!

Next meeting date & location: September 2017 Date TBA 

at the MacLeod Trail Co-op meeting room

Visit our Membership Page Here.