Every year in the United States, nearly half a million babies are born too soon, 4,000 of them right here in Connecticut. With your help, we work to improve the health of babies and support families if something does go wrong. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts , Hartford, CT
Join us for our annual gathering of the area's finest culinary talent in support of the March of Dimes. Upon arrival, you will enjoy the chance to sam... more
Did you know you can Run for Babies too? Join us for our 5K on Sunday, May 1st at Rentschler Field in East Hartford (prior to March for Babies). We'll also have a Superhero Sprint fun-run for kids ages 4-10 - and they'll get a superhero cape just for participating. Register and get info online and sign up to run with Team NBC Connecticut as they #RunforBabies #RunforToday!
Zika virus (also called Zika) can cause illness that lasts several days to a week. It usually spreads to people through mosquito bites. But if you get infected with Zika during pregnancy, you can pass the virus to your baby.