Every year in the United States, more than half a million babies are born too soon, 7,000 of them right here in Minnesota. With your help, we work to improve the health of babies and support families if something does go wrong.
Sunday, August 04, 2013
Target Field , Minneapolis, MN
Celebrate our 2013 March for Babies success by joining us for a Twins game on Sunday, August 4. It's fun, family day Target Field. The Twins... more
Thank you for walking for stronger, healthier babies! 10,000 moms, dads, babies, friends and co-workers walk in 16 communities across Minnesota. The real reward is helping babies, but we do have incentives to say thank you for raising important funds. You can turn in donations until May 31 to qualify!
More and more births are being scheduled a little early for non-medical reasons. Experts are learning that this can cause problems for both mother and baby. The March of Dimes, Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Department of Human Services and the Minnesota Hospital Association are working together on a public education campaign to educate women on why the last weeks of pregnancy count. Learn more from our Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait toolkit.