In Your Area

March of Dimes mission extends into communities across the country. Join us to support moms and families and make a lasting impact in communities like yours.
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Our impact

Support in your area

Whether it's having a child in the NICU, finding a supportive community and resources during pregnancy or coming together for an event, we have options for you. Discover more about what March of Dimes offers in your local community and nationwide. 

Research

March of Dimes is proud to be a research-focused organization, funding millions of dollars of original scientific research each year.

March of Dimes Leadership in North Carolina

Alisa Starbuck

Board Chair: Alisa Starbuck

President
Brenner Children’s Hospital
Shelby Allen

Shelby Allen

Human Resources Manager
Enterprise Mobility
Rebecca Andrews

Rebecca Andrews

Pediatric Dentist
Lake Jeanette Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry
Richard Andrews

Richard Andrews

Director
Tuggle Duggins Attorneys at Law
Navin Bhojwani

Navin Bhojwani

SVP Physician Network
Novant Health
Michaela Blanton Lowe

Michaela Blanton Lowe

Owner
Southern Porch
Nicole Brenner

Nicole Brenner

Senior Director, Women’s & Children’s Institute
Novant Health
Melissa Caldwell

Melissa Caldwell

Director of Newborn Services
Novant Health
Deanie Clarke

Deanie Clarke

Senior Teammate Relations Specialist
AvidXchange, Inc.
Kristen Coggin

Kristen Coggin

Neonatologist
Cape Fear Neonatology
Robert DiGiuseppe

Robert DiGiuseppe

Neonatologist
Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Kevin Fitzgerald

Kevin Fitzgerald

CEO
Tatango
Robert Hamp

Robert Hamp

Optometrist
University Eye Associates
Hytham Imseis

Hytham Imseis

Physician, Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Novant Health
Mary Lindsay-Barber

Mary Lindsay-Barber

Pediatrician
Child & Adolescent Medical Group
Johann Louchez

Johann Louchez

SVP, Foothills Market President
Truist
Tripp Lumpkin

Tripp Lumpkin

Financial Planner
Raymond James
Lakeshia Neal

Lakeshia Neal

Executive Board
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
Stefan Ozer

Stefan Ozer

Audit & Assurance Partner
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Sean Quinn

Sean Quinn

Director of Operations
Clancy & Theys Construction Company
Jeff Sebastianelli

Jeff Sebastianelli

Director of Technical Portfolio Development
NetApp
Erika Taylor

Erika Taylor

Behavioral Health Clinical Faculty
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Jennifer Yearly

Jennifer Yeary

Sr. Lead Customer Success Enablement Manager
Lumen Technologies

Stories that inspire us

#UnspokenStories is a community where stories of pregnancy, parenting and loss—the ones that often go unshared—are told honestly. There’s strength in our collective voice! Hear the stories of others and learn how to host your own Unspoken Conversation.

Explore the inspiring journey of the Kilgore family as they navigate challenges and triumphs on the path to a healthier pregnancy.

Support NICU families and babies like Lauren's by joining Giving Day. March of Dimes empowers their potential through research and care.

From unexpected premie births to NICU challenges, one dad's journey through uncertainty, strength, and support. Read Kyle Daddio's inspiring story.

America needs paid family leave. Tara Marie's journey highlights the challenges of maternity leave. Support moms, babies, and families. Donate now.

Your support makes what we do possible

Whether you're a parent, student, business, or service organization, your support matters to us and the families we help through programs and resources in your area.

When you donate to March of Dimes, you are helping fund the research, programs, support, and advocacy needed to turn the maternal and infant health crisis around and improve mom and baby health. Donate today!

Fueled by generous support from all of our partners, we've achieved great strides in research advancements, advocacy wins, innovative program expansion, and access to care for women. But there's still so much to do—join us!

Contact us

If you are interested in learning more about ways to engage with North Carolina March of Dimes, please contact: