Appeal for Restoration of Funding for Black Infant Health
Save Babies By Restoring Funding
Sacramento, Calfornia | Thursday, June 19, 2014
Media ContactsMichele Kling (914-997-4613)
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.
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.