The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.
Learn why planning your pregnancy and time between pregnancies can reduce your risk of preterm labor and birth.
Become inspired by stories from the families at the heart of our mission or share your own story in our community.
March of Dimes research grants have contributed to major medical breakthroughs and advancements. Learn more.
We are determined to find the causes of premature birth and ways to prevent it. You can help.