2017 March for Babies/Run for Babies Walk & 5k
Hope, Remember and Celebrate! This is the theme for the 2017 March for Babies/Run for Babies Walk & 5k on Saturday, April 29 at Perimeter Park in Morrisville. Families, individuals and community members across the Triangle are invited to walk and join in fun activities happening throughout the morning.
The event raises funds for March of Dimes mission to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality, including support for the one in 10 babies who are born prematurely in North Carolina.
A full schedule for the morning is included below. To pre-register for the 5K Run for Babies and/or Superhero Sprint, visit runforbabies.org/triangle. To start a fundraising team or join an existing team, visit marchforbabies.org/startateam.
Money turn in and $100 t-shirt incentive pick up starts at 8:30am.
Welcome from our event chair, Dr. Amy Murtha of Duke Health begins at 9:30am.
Superhero Sprint (tiny walkers through 9-year-old children) kicks off at 9:40am!
Walk and 5K Run starts right at 10:00am.
Community activities and food donated by PDQ will follow activities.