Category Archives: fundraising

Doulas are waiting to serve!

Do you know a low income pregnant low-income family in need of doula care or childbirth / lactation education?
Give them a doula for the Holidays!
Call or text 510-393-7380 for details!

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Brews for Better Birth Fundraiser in August!

Federation Brewing Pints to Pledge
“Brews for Better Birth”
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (Wednesdays)
5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
 
 
Our good friends at Federation Brewing are generously offering to pledge $1 off of every pint sold on Wednesday’s in August to support the work of the Oakland Better Birth Foundation!
 
Stop in, have a cold one and help fund:
 
Free and Low Cost Doula Care!
Free and Low Cost Childbirth , Pregnancy and Parenting Education!
 
Scholarship opportunities for people of color wishing to become birth workers. (More about our programs below!)
 
Don’t drink but want to donate? Please use the paypal address oaklandbetterbirthfoundation@gmail.com
 
Contact Samsarah Morgan if you would like your donation to be tax deductable at 510-496-3491 or at the email above!
 
See you in August!
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Childbirth Ed 4 The Community

Cost ( 5.00- 80..00 / per couple sliding scale for the series ) on a donation basis!
Free to those who need this.
 
 
 
Join us for on-going sessions of childbirth education and breastfeeding training – join whenever you are ready! Text the instructor at 510-393-7380 tell her our name – you partners name – you email and due date!  Looking forward to seeing you!
 
 
 
This class is a fundraising event for Oakland Better Birth Foundation! Visit and like our Facebook page!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Join instructor Samsarah Morgan, doula, educator and coach as she shares with you the joys and challenges of childirth and early parenting!
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This class will meet the needs of families birthing at home , hospital or birthing center!!
 
 
Topics:
 
 
Pregnancy
 
 
Nutrition
 
 
Birth Plans and Interventions
 
 
Labor and Delivery
 
 
Labor coping techniques
 
 
C-Section and recovery
 
 
Breastfeeding Basics and Troubleshooting, and more!
 
 
 
Peace and Baby Blessings!
 
 
 
This class is a fundraising event for the Oakland Better Birth Foudation.
Please register so that we have an idea of attendance .
 
 
Join our facebook group to recive information on our other free and low cost parenting classes and education

ICTC Full Circle Doula Training in Oakland!

Join me as I bring Sis Shafia Monroe’s Full Circle Doula Training to Oakland.

As you may know, I am a newly certified ICTC Full Circle Doula Trainer.

Visit ICTCmidwives.org for information and to register !  Although your registration is beign handled by the folks in Portland – feel free to cal lme with questions about the class.  You can reach me on 510-595-5534.

 

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Childbirth Education 4 The Community

We are proud of offer low free slidign scale childbirth education to any family who wishes to attend.

 

Your instructor is Samsarah Morgan our ED and ICTC Certified Doula Trainer.  Please join our parents group on Facebook to be kept in form of all of the classes and workshops we offer!

 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/852257788233148/?ref=br_tf

Childbirth Education For The Community Face Book Group

 

Childbirth ed has a open enrollement families can join whenever thy are ready! The slidign scale is 5-80/per family.  Call or text Samsarah for details!

 

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BirthWorkers Ball Agenda!

Agenda

4 pm Welcome and Grounding
4:15 Words from Activist and Birth worker – Mama Ayanna
4:30 Conversation – Mama Ayanna and Mama Samsarah “Solutions”
Dinner is available for purchase.
5pm – 7pm Dinner continues and Dancing Begins
7pm Results of the Silent Auction and Good Byes
8pm Safe trip home! See you next year!

Entrance fee 15- 75 / family sliding scale
Dinner is available at 7.00/plate
Lumpia 5.00/ 5 pieces
Menu
Chicken Adobo
Vegan Beans and Rice
Salad
Dessert
Ice Tea Sweetened with Honey

Suggested donation for child care; 3.00 – 10.00

We will accept your payment via cash check or credit card – you will see the charge to : Nia Healing Center on your card. No one is turned away due to lack of funds. Glad you came to dance with us!

Link to RSVP and to make online payment – you can also pay at the door!

https://www.facebook.com/events/253244361690492/

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