Jay Pederson, is a volunteer who is involved with the March of Dimes. He serves as a member of the Greater LA Market Board and is the chairman of the OC Market Board. Jay supports the fundraising events personally and professionally. Pederson is the Vice President of Cisco's Global Technical Assistance Center.
Kathie Simpson is the top family team fundraiser in Orange County.
March of Dimes leads the fight for the health of all moms and babies. By lobbying policies to protect to protect them, working to improve the healthcare they receive, pioneering research to find solutions to the toughest problems and empowering families with the knowledge and tools to have healthier pregnancies.
March of Dimes builds on an 80+ year legacy of impact and innovation to support every mom and every baby.
Each year, 4,000,000 babies are born in the US and March of Dimes touches each one of them through community programs, advocacy, research, education, and support.
From advocacy to education, to research, March of Dimes is working to level the playing field so that moms and babies are healthy.
76 cents of every dollar is invested in the mission.
March of Dimes does this by supporting research toward solutions that ensure every baby is born healthy.
Here's how you can get involved to help!
The March for Babies is taking place in Los Angeles and Orange County at Grand Park in LA on Saturday, April 27th.
All you have to do is log onto to marchforbabies.org!
Registration is free, all you have to do is form your team.
The Orange County walk will also take place at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, Saturday May 11th, 2019.
Formerly known as WalkAmerica, March for Babies began in 1970 and has become a national tradition. It is the oldest and one of the most popular walking events in the nation. The event has raised more than $2 billion since 1970.