Walk to help more babies be born healthy!


 

Lehigh Valley

Raised to date:
$71,350
Our goal: $507,200
 
Dorney Park
3830 Dorney Park Road , Allentown, PA 18104
Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016 10:30 AM
 
Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Registration:  9:30AM  |  Start: 10:30 AM
Walk distance: 2 miles
Dorney Park
3830 Dorney Park Road
Allentown, PA 18104
 
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We're getting ready to walk in March for Babies! It promises to be a fun day out with people who share our passion for improving the health of babies. There'll be family teams, company teams and people walking with friends - it's a great feeling knowing we're all helping real families. Join our event and walk with us to raise money for babies right here in our community!
 

Event progress* *(As of Thursday, Feb 11, 2016)

 
Top non-family teams
 
1
Aetna - Allentown
$275
2
Barry Isett & Associates
$100
3
Sharp
$100
Top family teams
 
1
Ethan and Owen - Mighty Miracles
$720
2
Team Nate 807
$540
3
Callie's Fans
$450
Top fundraisers
 
1
Deb Chisca
$595
2
Bayard Williams
$540
3
Julie Getz
$432
 
*The total amount displayed reflects the amount on the team or personal fundraising progress bar. If the progress bar is not displayed on the team or personal page, the team/person won't be displayed on the leaderboard. Leaderboard totals reflect cash and checks marked "received" on the online sponsor form as well as credit card and PayPal donations. Team captains can enter as cash and mark "received" any money raised through promotions, such as bake sales and casual days and any sponsorship money paid to the March of Dimes, on their team's online form. Record all donations on your online sponsor form before you turn in cash and checks to the March of Dimes!
 

Our ambassador

 
 
 

2016 National Ambassador Ismael Torres Castrodad

 
Isamari Castrodad had a healthy pregnancy until she was hospitalized for a low level of amniotic fluid. Luckily she learned about premature birth from the March of Dimes and asked questions — because after she was anxious enough to get her fluid levels checked again, her son, Ismael, was born by emergency c-section 5 weeks early. Six days after discharge, he developed jaundice and RSV (a serious lung infection) and was treated in the hospital. He had to be rehospitalized with pneumonia and asthma, but today, Ismael is a charming, healthy 13-year-old from Puerto Rico who plays soccer and loves to sing. He and his family will travel around the country to raise awareness of premature birth and encourage moms to confidently ask questions about their health.

Incentives

 
$50
- Early Bird! $50 online by 2/29/16
$100
- Official March for Babies event t-shirt
$250
- March for Babies branded item+event t-shirt
$500
- March for Babies branded item+event t-shirt
$1000
- Polo+$25 Macy's/Kmart gift card
$2500
- Polo+$75 Macy's/Kmart gift card+Disney trip entry
$5000
- Polo+$150 Macy's/Kmart gift card+Disney trip entry
$10000
- Polo+$250 Macy's/Kmart gift card+Disney trip entry
 
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Thank you to our national sponsors

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