Appeal for Restoration of Funding for Black Infant Health

Save Babies By Restoring Funding

Sacramento, Calfornia | Thursday, June 19, 2014

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Black Infant Health Program

California is experiencing a public health crisis: black infants are twice as likely to die in the first year of life as all other infants born in California.  On this page you will find information from the March of Dimes California Chapter regarding advocacy surrounding the restoration of funding for the lifesaving Black Infant Health Program. 

#RestoreBIH

Breaking: Governor Signs Budget including funding for Black Infant Health Programs!

 

Read the facts about the Black Infant Health Program.

March of Dimes Editorial: Restore Black Infant Health Program Funding

How you can help: send an email to Governor Brown advocating for restoration of funding.

About March of Dimes

March of Dimes leads the fight for the health of all moms and babies. We support research, lead programs and provide education and advocacy so that every baby can have the best possible start. Building on a successful 80-year legacy of impact and innovation, we empower every mom and every family.

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