All Notifications
 

MOMS AND BABIES NEED YOU NOW MORE THAN EVER


 

Waco StepUp

Raised to date:
$35,288
Our goal: $120,000
 
Cameron Park Zoo
1701 N. 4th St. , Waco, TX 76707
Date: Friday, May 15, 2020 5:30 PM
 

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!

Join us as we come together to celebrate at Cameron Park Zoo on Saturday, April 25, 2020 as we celebrate healthy moms and stronger babies which creates a thriving community!

When you join us at March for Babies, you are making a statement that you want to live in a world which healthy moms and strong babies are a priority for us all. Together we hope for a day when all moms and babies are healthy. Together we remember those babies we lost and honor families with special tributes throughout the day. Together we celebrate with families, including NICU graduates, with fun events and actvities. Every step you take makes a difference!

 

ABOUT THE LOCAL EVENT

If you have any questions about our follow up celebration please feel free to reach out to Ginny Rosario-Hall at GRosario-Hall@marchofdimes.org or (254) 741-1025.
 

 

EVENT PROGRESS* - Raised: $35,288 *(As of Friday, Apr 10, 2020)

Raised: $35,288

 
Top fundraisers
 
1
Ashley Justice
$2,111
2
Marcie Moehnke
$1,910
3
Amanda Stott
$1,725
Top family teams
 
1
Levi's Legacy
$2,111
2
Selibray
$1,910
3
Stott Tots
$1,725
Top non-family teams
 
1
Theta Delta Sigma Chapter, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
$852
2
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Mu Delta Zeta Killeen
$778
3
HEB #721 Killeen
$390
 
*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
 

 

Thank you to our National Partners

Reckitt Benckiser Logo Cigna Logo Publix Logo
Become a partner