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Walk to help more babies be born healthy!


 

Houston

Raised to date:
$255,733
Our goal: $1,101,000
 
University of Houston
3874 Homan St. Start location in UH Stadium Parking lot, Houston, TX 77004
Date: Sunday, April 26, 2020 9:00 AM
 
Date: Sunday, April 26, 2020
Registration: 8:00AM  |  Start: 9:00 AM
Walk distance: 3.5 miles
University of Houston
3874 Homan St. Start location in UH Stadium Parking lot
Houston, TX 77004
 
Join Superhero Sprint in this location
Register your little superhero (ages 1-10) in the March for Babies Superhero Sprint! We know your little one will enjoy being a superhero for a day! (superhero's cape included)
 
ABOUT THIS EVENT

This year you'll 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 abstience sysdrome.  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 can’t do it without you!

We can’t wait to see you at March for Babies.

MORE INFO

SuperHero Sprint starts at 8:00 a.m. Registration for SuperHero Sprint starts at 7:30 a.m.

Where do I park?  Please allow yourself ample time to arrive. All parking around University of Houston campus will be $5 cash. After you find parking, walk to the start area in UH Stadium parking lot.  Consider carpooling or riding the MetroRail purple line.

We are bringing our young children/infant.  Strollers and wagons are welcome.  Look for the “Mother’s Lounge” tent for a place to change a diaper or feed infants.   Changing tables and rocking chairs will be available. Please be sure to bring your own diapers and wipes.

Are pets and bikes allowed at the eventPlease NO pets.  Service animals are welcome.  Please, no bicycles, scooters, skateboards, roller skates or roller blades. Strollers and wagons are welcome.

Will there be food and beverages for purchase?  Food Trucks will be on site to sell meals at a nominal fee.  Free beverage will available along the walk route and after the walk courtesy of Pepsi.

I raised $100 or more.  Where can I get my t-shirt?   Pick up your incentive t-shirt at the Information Tent on walk day.

Do I need to check-in or register after I arrive? You do not have to check-in once you arrive at the walk. We encourage you to register and donate before the walk at marchforbabies.org.

 

 
 

EVENT PROGRESS* - Raised: $255,733 *(As of Saturday, Dec 14, 2019)

Raised: $255,733

 
Top fundraisers
 
1
Michael Johnston
$103
2
Astin Johnson-Evans
$102
3
Joel Rugerio III
$70
Top family teams
 
1
Team Jack and George
$155
2
Parker Breaux
$102
3
Team Abrianna
$70
Top non-family teams
 
1
Ernst & Young- Houston
$695
2
EY Houston - Shell Team
$103
3
UH A&F - Information Technology
$10
 
*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!
 
 

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