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Walk to help more babies be born healthy!


 

Wilkes County

Raised to date:
$20,845
Our goal: $55,000
 
Yadkin River Greenway Trail
1900 West Park Drive , North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019 10:00 AM
 
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Registration: 9:00AM  |  Start: 10:00 AM
Walk distance: 3.1 miles
Yadkin River Greenway Trail
1900 West Park Drive
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
 
 
ABOUT THIS EVENT
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We will be moving inside to the gymnasium at West Wilkes Middle School, 1677 NC-16, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.
Join us from 9am-10am for free breakfast, money drop off, t-shirt pickup, sponsors, photo booth, a bounce house and our very special Superhero Sprint at 9:45 am (capes included). We will take a walk around the gym at 10am. We will have plenty of food and family fun activities.  
A little rain doesn’t stop the need for healthy moms and babies! Thanks for your support!!

 
 

EVENT PROGRESS* - Raised: $20,845 *(As of Monday, Jun 24, 2019)

Raised: $20,845

 
Top fundraisers
 
1
Kimberly-Ann Graham
$540
2
Leah Bare
$505
3
annalee oconnell
$468
Top family teams
 
1
Team Jody
$926
2
Earn your Stripes
$526
3
The Trainor Family Tree
$265
Top non-family teams
 
1
Team Tucker! Paws for a Cause
$1,017
2
bbandt
$816
3
WFBH/Wilkes Medical Center
$592
 
*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

 

 

Tucker Matherly

After undergoing surgery 3 years ago to remove a tumor on her ovary, Shanna and her husband put the idea of getting pregnant far from their minds. God had a plan. She became pregnant with twins in 2016 but lost Baby B at 11 weeks gestation. This miscarriage caused complications for both Shanna and Baby A and she was admitted to Wilkes Medical Center when her water broke at 20 weeks. Tucker Clayton Matherly was born via emergency C-Section at just 27 weeks, weighting 3lbs. 2 oz. and measuring 14.7 inches. Tucker spent 66 days in the NICU and is now a perfectly healthy 2 year old thanks to God, family, doctors, nurses, and organizations like March of Dimes who make a difference in the research and information for premature births.


Rewards

 
$100
- Early Bird! “Wear Your Why” button for $100 online by 8 weeks before event
$100
- Official March for Babies event t-shirt
$250
- March for Babies packing cubes OR stainless tumbler + event t-shirt
$500
- March for Babies beanie OR canvas lunch cooler + event t-shirt
$500
- Personalized "Why I Walk" sign displayed on the walk route
$1,000
- Champion for Babies Medal + umbrella OR speaker/tablet stand+event t-shirt
$2,500
- Champion for Babies Medal + duffel OR beach tent + event t-shirt
$5,000
- Champion for Babies Medal + fleece jacket OR chair w speaker + event t-shirt
$7,500
- Champion for Babies Medal + rolling cooler OR bungee chair + event t-shirt
$10,000
- Champion for Babies Medal +jumbo block game OR Northface jacket+event t-shirt
 

 

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