Press Release

Pregnancy Awareness Month® (PAM)

Announces 2012 Kick-off Event May 6th

Celebrating PAM’s 5th Anniversary!!!!


Hosted by Anna Getty, Catherine McCord, Lisa Loeb and Josie Maran

Special Musical Performance by Lisa Loeb from her book and CD

SILLY SING- ALONG The Disappointing Pancake and Other Zany Songs

WHAT:           5thAnnual Pregnancy Awareness Month Kick-off Event

WHEN:          Sunday, May 6th from 12pm – 4pm

WHERE:        The Skirball Center / 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. / Los Angeles, CA 90049  Tel 310-440-4500


Abbey Epstein, Film Director and Producer “More Business of Being Born”

Ken Cook, President and Founder of Environmental Working Group

Dr. Alejandro Junger, Founder of the Clean Program

Anni Daulter, Author, “Organically Raised”

Christopher Gavigan, Former CEO/Executive Director of HCHW

Dr. Alan Greene, Renowned Author and Pediatrician



TOPICS: Real Life Birth Stories / Cleaning Up for Pregnancy / Inspired Eating for the Wee-ones / Sacred Pregnancy / What’s Dad’s Role?



SPA – Mommy Pampering Spa services provided by Belly Sprout with manicures, pedicures, facials and massage.

KIDS – Childrenʼs activities produced by Ladybug Jane including arts & crafts, games, cookie decorating.

BOOTHS – Over 25 product booths with samples, information and giveaways.

FASHION – The Viacord “BUMPITUPSTYLE” Lounge Amy Tara Koch and clothing by Ingrid & Isabel.

BREASTFEEDING STATION – The Pump Station & Nurtury – New and expectant Moms can meet one of their experienced Certified Lactation Educators for information and to get questions answered personally.

BIRTH PLANNING – Birthwellʼs Mommy Zone will provide information and instruction about home births, doulas and midwifery.


*NEW EVENT FEATUREPAM 2012 LA will be streamed live in real time on the PAM website via a twitter feed!


Special Twitter Party on Tuesday April 17th @7pmPDT to benefit Baby Buggy

MAY Twitter Parties are every Tuesday night 7pm PDT/10pm EDT Hashtag: #MayPAM

*This event is free and open to the public. Parking on-site is complimentary.


Visit the PAM website for a list of other cities and dates and info. Cities Include: Atlanta, Austin, Bethesda, Brentwood (northern CA,) Chicago, San Diego, San Francisco, New York City, Orange County, Pasadena, Walnut Creek

*Expecting Mothers & Fathers, Families & Kids Welcome!


Pregnancy Awareness Month® is celebrated annually. PAM was established in 2008 by author & lifestyle expert Anna Getty and producer & mompreneur Alisa Donner. Their mission is to empower, inspire and build a community of support for expectant women and families. PAM has quickly blossomed into a variety of grassroots events across the country during the month of May. The PAM website is available 24/7 providing tips, new products and social connection for all.

Plum Organics is the presenting sponsor of the 5th annual PAM celebration. Plum Organics is dedicated to offering the finest, best tasting and healthiest organic foods for babies, toddlers and children.


Baby Buggy is the PAM 2012 Charity Partner.

Publicity Contact:  Penny Guyon / Jeannine Schechter