OUR IMPACT

Donations from people like you
are making a huge difference.

Preterm birth rate fell for the
6th consecutive year

The preterm birth rate fell to a 16-year low of 9.6%. The goal is to hit 8.1% by 2020.

5 state of the art Prematurity Research Centers

are now 100% running, each dedicated to finding a cure for premature birth. 

16,400 babies received lifesaving surfactant therapy

developed by March of Dimes researchers
for those tiny underdeveloped lungs.

200 of the brightest minds are working together

The world's top doctors & researchers
WILL find the answers to premature birth.

4 million babies
benefited

from March of Dimes research, vaccines, education and breakthroughs.

90,000 families with newborns in a NICU were supported

NICU Family Support provided the comfort and information they needed.


 

YOUR GIFT WILL HELP FUND THE RESEARCH TO
FIND THE CAUSES OF PREMATURE BIRTH

The gifted and dedicated researchers and scientists involved at the 5 research centers WILL find the answers to premature birth, and as a result uplift the health and life opportunities of newborns around the world. And each of you will make a real difference in the world that no other organization than the March of Dimes can promise.