March for Babies Visits NBC’s Today Show
New York — Tuesday, April 20, 2010
March of Dimes volunteer Tom Aiello, with wife Brandy (right, holding baby), prepares to speak this morning with Today Show weatherman Al Roker. The couple's son George was born prematurely in 2009. Mr. Aiello is a division vice president for Kmart -- the retailer has a set a goal to raise $10 million to support March of Dimes programs and research. March for Babies takes place in more than 900 locations nationwide.
About March of Dimes
The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide and its premier event, March for Babies, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.
For the latest resources and health information, visit our websites marchofdimes.org and nacersano.org. To participate in our annual signature fundraising event, visit marchforbabies.org. If you have been affected by prematurity or birth defects, visit our shareyourstory.org community to find comfort and support. For detailed national, state and local perinatal statistics, visit persistats.org. You can also find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.