The Las Cruces chapter meetings are open to all breastfeeding advocates, providers, partner organizations and breastfeeding families. We help normalize breastfeeding by being in the community at events and health fairs and to support and empower parents and families.

Chapter Co-Chairs:  Kimberly Smetzer & Susie Arredondo

Treasurer: Suzanne Staley


Monthly Meetings:

The Las Cruces chapter meets monthly on the 2nd Thursday of the month from 11:30 am -1 pm at the Department of Health Building, 1170 N. Solano, Las Cruces NM. For more information email .


Breastfeeding Art Show!

New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force presents a Breastfeeding Art Show

Normalizing Breastfeeding through Local Art & Imagery: Engaging local artists to create breastfeeding imagery to normalize breastfeeding in our community!

Opening reception: Friday, March 6, 2020, at Center for Spiritual Living, 575 N. Main Street during the Las Cruces Art Ramble in downtown Las Cruces and be available for display the rest of March.


The New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force Las Cruces chapter is seeking submissions of artwork by local artists conceptualizing breastfeeding. Artists residing in Las Cruces, southern New Mexico, and surrounding areas shall submit a photo of their artwork via email by Feb 14, 2020, to

Click below for guidelines, criteria and more information

Art Show information and submission criteria