Marcie Sako-Orme

Why I walk

Our son was born at 24 weeks 4 days with a weight of 1 lb. 11 oz. He was in the NICU at Valley Medical Center for 102 days and came home a week before his due date. He is now a healthy 8.5 year old. He's on track and we have truly been blessed with a little miracle. This is why I have decided to walk. I've joined March for Babies because the March of Dimes champions the needs of moms and babies in our community and across the nation. The money we raise for March for Babies will help: ~ support all-important research offering preventions and solutions for babies born too soon or with birth defects ~ educate women on things they can do to increase their chances of having a healthy baby ~ provide comfort and information to families with a newborn in intensive care ~ push for newborn screening and health insurance for all pregnant women and children Please help by donating today! It's easy, safe and secure - just click to make your donation. I'm also hoping to join a team so please let me know if you have room. This is my first year and I'm really excited to participate in this walk. one day... all babies will be born healthy today... too many moms and families know the heartbreak of having a baby born fighting to survive.


Your gift matters

Funds raised in March for Babies support research and programs that help moms have full-term pregnancies and babies begin healthy lives. And they will be used to bring comfort and information to families with a baby in newborn intensive care.

$2,765
Fundraising goal: $3,850
Saturday, May 06, 2017
29 Donors | 647 Visitors

Sponsor messages

Mary Grant
6 months ago
Congratulations on all of your hard work, Marcie! I'm happy I could help you raise money for such a great cause. Bless you and your team.
Richard Giboney
7 months ago
Sad we can't walk with you this year! It has been wonderful and inspiring to see Ray San grow into a happy healthy guy. Sending a donation to help get you to your goal....we know you will ;-) Rick and Patti
Patricia Orme
7 months ago
We hope this donation will be helpful in you meeting your goal. Love Dad & Mom
Natalee Nelson
7 months ago
THANK you, my friend!! <3 Nat
Jill & Thomas Kim
8 months ago
Happy to have known you through this experience and really happy for Miracle Ray San's wonderful journey
Evelyn Kubota
8 months ago
Glad to help Punky! -Auntie Evie ??
Robert Kamihana
7 months ago
Hi Marcie, Hope you meet your goal this year. Rob Kamihana
Bruce Sako
8 months ago
For my miracle grandson!
Angel Brave
8 months ago
The Brave family is so happy to see your son thrive! Thank you for doing this every year!!
Emily Weber
8 months ago
<3
Peabody Johanson
8 months ago
It's been a pleasure to watch you grown up Ray-San.
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