Berks & Schuykill Counties Pull Together for March for Babies

WhoEnergized Berks and Schuylkill families, companies and volunteers dedicated to giving babies a healthy start.

WhatOver a thousand people will be at Penn State Berks Campus to take part in the March for Babies on May 18th. In addition to the 2.5 mile walk, attendees can enjoy refreshments, music, a bounce house, and other kids? activities. The Berks/Schuylkill March for Babies brings together families, companies and volunteers all raising money so that our babies are born happy and healthy.

March for Babies is the largest annual fundraising event for the March of Dimes, which will continue the legacy in 2014. More than 4 million babies are born in the United States each year and the March of Dimes has helped each and every one of them through research, education, vaccines and breakthroughs.

WhenSunday, May 18, 2014

Registration starts at 9:30 am; walk starts at 10:30 am.

Where: Penn State Berks Campus, 1800 Broadcasting Rd, Reading, PA 19610

Interviews: 2014 Ambassador Family ? The Lavias, Top Family/Corporate Teams, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Nurses, Families and Friends who are walking to help every baby have a healthy start.

WhyThe March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide and its premier event, March for Babies, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. For the latest resources and information, visit or