March of Dimes National Ambassador Rocks BamaJam
Enterprise, Alabama, Saturday, June 05, 2010
Seven-year-old Joshua Hoffman (left), the March of Dimes 2010 National Ambassador, jams on stage at the BamaJam Country Music Festival here with Matt Kennon, country music star and March of Dimes Wiregrass Division volunteer. The previous day, Joshua shared his story with the record crowd of 100,000 from 48 states and 14 countries attending the festival, and had everyone on their feet cheering his own words and version of the song “Stars in Alabama.” Read more about Josh’s trip to Alabama and see photos at Joshfightsforpreemies.com.
About March of Dimes
The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide and its premier event, March for Babies, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.
For the latest resources and health information, visit our websites marchofdimes.org and nacersano.org. To participate in our annual signature fundraising event, visit marchforbabies.org. If you have been affected by prematurity or birth defects, visit our shareyourstory.org community to find comfort and support. For detailed national, state and local perinatal statistics, visit persistats.org. You can also find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.