Sunday, September 21, 2014

Annual March for Babies walk set for May

The annual walk helps support research to reduce premature birth.

Posted on March 5, 2014 at 11:31 a.m.

SOUTH BEND — Thousands of families affected by premature birth, infant mortality and birth defects come together annually with the March of Dimes and March for Babies walk. The Michiana event is set for May 17 at Coveleski Stadium, 501 W. South St.

Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the walk will start at 9:30 a.m. To register as a team or individually, or for more information, visit the March for Babies website, call 800-905-9255 or visit the office at 209 N. Main St., Ste. 300.

March of Dimes works to reduce premature birth by funding research and providing comfort and information to families affected.

Forty-one family teams signed up for last year's March for Babies, according to Katrina Lee, March for Babies committee volunteer and team captain.

 In this 2009 file photograph LPN Alisha Michael gives Leona Baker a flu shot at the Middlebury CVS.

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 Elkhart General Hospital recognized at a summit in Carmel.

Posted on Sept. 15, 2014 at 6:33 a.m.
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