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San Antonio StepUp

Raised to date:
$139,827
Our goal: $475,000
 
Northwest Vista College
3535 N. Ellison Dr. , San Antonio, TX 78251
Date: Friday, May 15, 2020 10:00 AM
 

Important Update

Our March for Babies celebration is still on, but it looks a little different! We are rapidly preparing for a new, virtualized event that will be fun and engaging for everyone. This change in format aligns with the newly released CDC guidance for large events, to help ensure the safety and health of our participants. More details on our new format to come soon!

 
 
ABOUT MARCH FOR BABIES

Join the Virtual March for Babies StepUp!

Social distancing can't stop us from fighting for healthy moms and babies who need us now more than ever. This year, #MarchForBabies is going virtual - so everyone, anywhere - can Step Up! with us

By joining March for Babies Step Up! you can fundraise in new, exciting ways, including through our new step-counting app and with fun virtual fundraising challenges. 

To get Started: 

  1. Register here at marchforbabies.org by clicking "JOIN THIS EVENT".
  2. After registering, download the app.
  3. Start stepping and share your story using #MarchforBabies and #MFBStepUp!
  4. Request pledges from friends and family via the app – don't be shy!
  5. Visit the app daily and watch for challenges to participate in throughout the campaign.
  6. And don’t forget to make your own donation!

By fundraising for March for Babies, you help support moms and babies during COVID-19 and beyond.

Your support helps:

  • Research for COVID-19 treatments ensuring they are inclusive and safe for pregnant and lactating women.
  • Fundraising and advocacy efforts needed to help those families impacted by COVID-19.
  • Resources and training for doctors and nurses in the ICU and NICU who are fighting tirelessly for moms and babies every day.
  • Development of educational materials for moms-to-be and families about what they should know to protect themselves.

During this time of urgency given the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for March for Babies to Step Up! its support is even more critical. Babies can’t wait. Moms can’t wait. 

Thank you for Stepping Up for moms and babies!

This year you will be joining thousands of people in cities across the country for March for Babies, and helping to raise critical funds to support March of Dimes work to reduce preterm birth, maternal morality/morbidity and neonatal abstinence syndrome.  March of Dimes find solutions and lifesaving breakthroughs at our Prematurity Research Centers, advocate for polices that focus on the health of moms and babies, and support women before, during and after birth.

At March for Babies we come together to celebrate, empower and honor moms, families and babies everywhere.
Thank you for joining our community— we cannot do it without you!
We can’t wait to see you at March for Babies.

ABOUT THE LOCAL EVENT
  • If you are interested in sponsoring March for Babies - Please contact  Monica Castillo at mcastillo@marchofdimes.org  or 210-419-6624
  • If you would like more information on joining the Volunteer Committee -  Please contact Monica Castillo at mcastillo@marchofdimes.org/ or 210-419-6624
 
 

EVENT PROGRESS* - Raised: $139,827 *(As of Friday, Apr 10, 2020)

Raised: $139,827

 
Top fundraisers
 
1
Tracy DeBose
$1,204
2
Kelly Laskoski
$1,155
3
Philip Parker
$1,099
Top family teams
 
1
Christian and Ryder
$1,155
2
Hooties Homies
$733
3
NICU Warrior Twins
$511
Top non-family teams
 
1
Zeta Phi Beta - Alpha Pi Zeta
$3,241
2
University Health System - Newborn Services
$2,375
3
Alpha Phi Alpha - Delta Rho Lambda
$1,202
 
*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!
 

Rewards

 
$100
- Early Bird! “Wear Your Why” button for $100 online by 8 weeks before your event
$100
- Official March for Babies event t-shirt
$250
- March for Babies camp mug OR bamboo lunchbox + event t-shirt
$500
- March for Babies Game Day Jersey OR Game Day Stool + event t-shirt
$500
- Personalized "Why I Walk" sign displayed on the walk route
$1,000
- Champion for Babies Medal + pullover OR bluetooth speaker + event t-shirt
$2,500
- Champion for Babies Medal + duffel OR fleece + event t-shirt
$5,000
- Champion for Babies Medal + vest OR 1/2 zip shirt + event t-shirt
$7,500
- Champion for Babies Medal + rain jacket OR 2-person seat + event t-shirt
$10,000
- Champion for Babies Medal + Beats headphones OR heat vest + event t-shirt
 

 

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