WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Promoting breastfeeding and supporting mothers who do it.
That's what the Big Latch On is all about.
The Global Big Latch On happens at registered locations around the world, where women gather together to breastfeed their babies and support one another.
Mothers in Wilmington are taking part.
The families will meet on Saturday, Aug. 6, at 10 a.m. at the Tidal Creek Co-op Food Market, located at 5329 Oleander Drive.
For more information, head to http://biglatchon.org/
In 2015, more than 14,000 babies latched on in 28 countries during the event.