‘Milk ladies’ helping needy mothers one milk run at a time


For nearly 30 years, the women have trekked the Chicago area dropping off cases of brand-name baby formula for mothers who can’t afford to feed their infants.

The original eight women have been friends for years, gathering once a month to rehash high school memories and share stories about their own children while making the deliveries. Now, the founders are joined by their daughters and relatives. Together, they have raised $2.6 million through donations and grants… Officially, the group goes by Infant Inc., an acronym for its guiding philosophy: Infants Need to Find Adequate Nourishment Today.

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