BENEFITING: March of Dimes Foundation
ORGANIZER: March of Dimes Rhode Island
EVENT DATE: Oct 23, 2016
March of Dimes Rhode Island wrote -
The March of Dimes is committed to improving the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. Each day, the March of Dimes works to Provide comfort and information to families with a newborn in the neonatal intensive care unit. Support all-important Nobel Prize-winning research offering hope for preventions and solutions for babies born too soon or with birth defects. Fight for health insurance for all women and children. Offer professional development opportunities for doctors, nurses, social workers and others who help care for mom and babies. Provide grants to local agencies that help moms have healthy pregnancies. Push for newborn screening that could save lives and prevent lifelong disabilities. Your generous efforts will help us continue this important work. Please help us reach our goal of $5,000.