Every year in the United States, more than half a million babies are born too soon, 18,000 of them right here in Ohio. With your help, the March of Dimes Ohio Chapter works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality through community services, research, education and advocacy.
For the latest update on March of Dimes mission news and resources, click on March of Dimes Ohio Chapter Mission Update, June 2014.
Through programs and services in communities across Ohio, we promote healthy pregnancies and babies, and work to prevent premature birth and birth defects. We educate moms and support families in need.
The March of Dimes Ohio Chapter awards grants to local organizations to meet the urgent needs of babies and families in our communities. Learn about the initiatives we’re supporting and how you can help give babies a strong, healthy futures.