March of Dimes | Non-profit Organization | Clubs & Organizations - Action Center | Quad Cities Chamber

March of Dimes

Categories

Non-profit OrganizationClubs & Organizations

About Us

To improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. We supporting our mission by:
Helping Moms have full-term pregnancies & healthy babies.We support our mission by Supporting Families providing comfort when their baby needs help to survive and thrive.Not all causes of preterm labor are known.
Some known causes are: Smoking, Alcohol consumption, Use of drugs, Late or no prenatal care, High levels of stress, previous premature birth
Prematurity Campaign: Supports research, Advocates for increased federal funding, Educates consumers and professionals, Provides support and comfort to affected families, Increases awareness of prematurity as a serious public health problem

Our Why: To deliver the healthiest beginnings so that every generation has the brightest tomorrow.
Our Vision : We imagine a world in which every baby has the opportunity to thrive, live the future they choose and grow up to change the world.