6
Feb
2017

Keshia Knight-Pulliam Was Offered WIC After Delivering Daughter: They thought I was a little poor black girl.

Written by TJB Writer in Blog

Keshia Knight-Pulliam Was Offered WIC After Delivering Daughter: They thought I was a little poor black girl.

Keshia Knight-Pulliam Offered WIC

Keshia Knight-Pulliam recently celebrated the birth of her newborn daughter, Ella Grace. And while she has nothing but praises for the doctors and nurses that helped her with her delivery, she did note that she was offended by a lactation specialist, who assumed she was an poor mother in need. She explains,

Bless this old little lady’s heart. This old little white lady-she’s like about 70 years old.

Pulliam says that the woman handed her a hospital pamphlet, opened to a page that contained “about 30 different numbers and resources” for mothers and told her,

We have some great programs that you may want to take advantage of that you may need. Um, WIC is a great program..

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