Walk to help more babies be born healthy!


Alachua County

Raised to date:
Our goal: $400,000
CELEBRATION POINTE - Signature Sponsor and Host
Celebration Pointe 3528 SW 45th Street, Gainesville, FL 32607
Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018 8:50 AM
Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018
Registration: 7:00AM  |  Start: 8:50 AM
Walk distance: 4 miles
CELEBRATION POINTE - Signature Sponsor and Host
Celebration Pointe 3528 SW 45th Street
Gainesville, FL 32607
Nearly 4 million babies are born in the U.S. every year, and each one needs us. The money you raise will be a lifeline for moms and babies near you and across the country. Join more than 3000 people at the Alachua walk in support of moms at every stage from preconception to post-delivery with research, programs and education—and it all comes together with a celebration at March for Babies on April 14, 2018. Exciting news for 2018! Join us at CELEBRATION POINTE Saturday, April 14th with Registration at 7:00 a.m. until 8:30. Kickoff festivities will begin at 8:15-8:55 a.m. with KICK-OFF at 8:55 for runners and 9:00 a.m. for all other participants. Be sure to sign your little one's up for the SUPERHERO SPRINT RACE. Ambassador families - we must have new application form and photos submitted by 4/1/2018 - ask us about this. If you have questions, please contact Luana Huffman, Senior Development Manager at 352-642-8298 or lhuffman@marchofdimes.org, Family Teams and Logistics vendors please contact Donielle Southwell, Development Specialist at 352-642-8295 or dsouthwell@marchofdimes.org
Join us on Saturday, April 14th NEW LOCATION: CELEBRATION POINTE. Details coming soon for parking information and other news. Questions? Please contact Luana Huffman, Senior Development Manager at lhuffman@marchofdimes.org or 352-642-8298. We are still accepting Sponsors

EVENT PROGRESS* - Raised: $110,231 *(As of Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018)

Raised: $110,231

Top fundraisers
Jail Bail
Evie Kelly
Christine Bonnell
Top family teams
Housewives of Trenton
Top non-family teams
Gainesville Chamber of Commerce
Info Tech, Inc.
Chain Reaction Alachua County
*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!


- Official March for Babies event t-shirt
- March for Babies fashion tote OR leather journal + event t-shirt
- March for Babies computer backpack OR picnic blanket tote + event t-shirt
- Personalized "Why I Walk" sign displayed on the walk route
- Champion for Babies hat + round beach towel OR yoga mat + event t-shirt
- Champion for Babies hat + Igloo Cooler OR terri hoodie + event t-shirt
- Champion for Babies hat + travel duffel OR insulated jacket + event t-shirt
- Champion for Babies hat + sport couch OR Under Armour jacket + event t-shirt

Thank you to our National Sponsors

Kmart Logo Famous Footwear Logo Macy's Logo HCA Logo Cigna Logo Pampers Logo Publix Logo

Thank you to our local sponsors

Celebration Pointe
UF Health
Almond Oil Company
Campus USA Credit Union
Gator Dominos
North Florida Regional Medical Center
Sun Country Sports Center
D&C Foods
Info Tech, Inc.
North Florida Cataract Specialists and Vision Care
Davis Gainesville Automotive Group
Gainesville Regional Airport
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