Guinness World Records have recently given an award to Alicia Richman for her record of the most breastmilk donated. The donations went to Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas (MMBNT), a nonprofit organizations that aims to collect breastmilk.
Last October 24, 2012 TexasMilkBank.org stated on its press release that Alicia Richman was able to donate 11, 115 ounces (around 86.8 gallons) of her breastmilk from June 9, 2012 up to March 28, 2012.
The record of Alicia Richman was awarded last month by the Guinness World Records for the most breastmilk donate, surpassing the previous records held by American woman with more than 3,000 ounces.
In an interview, the 28-year-old Alicia Richman gave birth to her first son in March 2011, she then realized that she had more than enough to feed her son when the baby was already 10 months old.
The mother’s freezer were full of pumped breastmilk in plastic bagsand bottles, and she has to decide with what to do with the excess milk until she found about the Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas.