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Walk to help more babies be born healthy!


 

New Haven

Raised to date:
$118,094
Our goal: $125,000
 
Lighthouse Point Park
2 Lighthouse Point Road , New Haven, CT 06512
Date: Sunday, May 06, 2018 10:00 AM
 
Date: Sunday, May 06, 2018
Registration: 9:00AM  |  Start: 10:00 AM
Walk distance: 3 miles
Lighthouse Point Park
2 Lighthouse Point Road
New Haven, CT 06512
 
 
ABOUT THIS EVENT

2018 New Haven March for Babies, presented by Kennedy, Johnson, Schwab & Roberge, LLC, and Yale New Haven Health

 

Registration starts at 9:00 a.m. inside the Carousel Building. The Superhero Sprint for kids will start at approx. 9:30, and the walk kicks off after opening ceremonies around 10:00. The walk route is a scenic loop around the park's perimeter, and each loop is a little less than 1 mile. A special thank you to Nick Bonaldo of Zenith American Solutions, and Jeff Manfredonia of K Capital Group (KCG), for leading the charge as our 2018 Event Co-Chairs!

 
 

EVENT PROGRESS* - Raised: $118,094 *(As of Sunday, May 20, 2018)

Raised: $118,094

 
Top fundraisers
 
1
Tracy Wittreich
$8,408
2
Ashley Dwyer
$5,143
3
Rebecca Sullivan
$2,527
Top family teams
 
1
Zaneiacs
$9,230
2
Tracy's Team
$8,428
3
Yale Super Babies Class of '17
$3,157
Top non-family teams
 
1
Yale Preemie Donnas
$5,006
2
Kennedy, Johnson, Schwab & Roberge
$2,228
3
Zenith Wallingford CT
$1,550
 
*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

 
 
 

The Brandl Family

 
Ashley & Ben Brandl welcomed their son, Zane, to the world on July 10, 2016. During Ashley’s pregnancy, she began having a series of complications. She and her husband, Ben, worked with their doctors and tried everything they could to delay labor as long as possible, but Zane arrived approximately three months prematurely. He was a micro-preemie, weighing just 1 pound, 12 ounces at birth. Zane spent months in the hospital, the first 12 weeks of his life was in the NICU. He had 2 brain bleeds, and was diagnosed with chronic lung disease. When we first saw him, we were in awe of how tiny he was, that he made it, and how he fought to live from day one. After Zane came home, we found out that he was born because I had a terrible infection, but that if he did not come early, he would have died in utero, because the cord was wrapped around his neck four times. Zane is our miracle and he is here for a reason and we will make sure that part of his reason, is to spread his message to other families who may be going through this. We found out that part of Zane’s brain had died due to his brain bleeds. Nonetheless, he is now walking full time and we couldn’t be more proud. Today Zane is thriving, and our family is stronger from our NICU journey. Thank you for joining our family and countless others at March for Babies this year. Your support funds the research and programs that will help give all babies the best possible start.

Rewards

 
$100
- Official March for Babies event t-shirt
$100
- Early Bird! raise $100 online by Feb 28 and receive a picture frame magnet
$250
- March for Babies fashion tote OR leather journal + event t-shirt
$500
- March for Babies computer backpack OR picnic blanket tote + event t-shirt
$500
- Personalized "Why I Walk" sign displayed on the walk route
$1,000
- Champion for Babies hat + round beach towel OR yoga mat + event t-shirt
$2,500
- Champion for Babies hat + Igloo Cooler OR terri hoodie + event t-shirt
$5,000
- Champion for Babies hat + travel duffel OR insulated jacket + event t-shirt
$10,000
- Champion for Babies hat + sport couch OR Under Armour jacket + event t-shirt
 
 

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