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3-25-18: March of Dimes, March for Babies, volunteer, engage, support www.marchofdimes.org

The March of Dimes/March for Babies coming soon and this is an important fund raiser. The funds support research that focuses on the health of mothers and newborns. The goal is to prevent premature births, but still 1 in 10 births nationally are premies. Kristen Almgren from the local March of Dimes office, and Stephen Berry, a major Volunteer as well as a dad who has experienced 3 premie births–they now have a 4 year old daughter, but twins were born too early to survive. Both are passionate about the work that needs to be done and invite everyone to join in the Walk–in Seattle on May 5th, May 12th in Tacoma, April 21st in Everett. Or simply take the Virtual Walk anytime! www.marchofdimes.org

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