For the past month, The March of Dimes has held their March for Babies event throughout the country to support funds to help prevent birth disorders and defects. If you missed the walk this year (or if you walked and forgot to get a T-Shirt), you can still support the March of Dimes by buying […]
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May 5th, 2009 · No Comments · March of Dimes, Red Envelope
This beautiful necklace, available from Red Envelope, is made from sterling silver with a chain with an adjustable length from 16″-18″. The pendant is a single, unending loop to symbolize mother and child in an eternal embrace. For every necklace sold, Red Envelope will donate 10 percent of the proceeds to the March of Dimes […]
November 3rd, 2007 · No Comments · Amazon, Birth Defects, March of Dimes
In 1938, the March of Dimes was founded to fight the devastating disease of childhood polio. In 1955, the charity achieved what all charities hope to achieve but few charities do: to make itself unnecessary. When Dr. Jonas Salk introduced the vaccine to polio, largely funded by efforts from the March of Dimes, polio in […]