What is March of Dimes WalkAmerica?
WalkAmerica is the walk that saves babies! WalkAmerica, the nations first and best-loved walking event, takes place in nearly 1,100 communities in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. As the March of Dimes biggest fund-raiser, WalkAmerica supports research and programs to help prevent or treat premature birth, birth defects and other threats to babies health. Since its beginning in 1970, WalkAmerica has raised more than $1.5 billion to help give every baby a fighting chance.