Miracle Babies Moms 5K for Healthy Babies to Support Critically Ill Newborns in the NICU

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7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday, May 11


Embarcadero Marina Park South, 206 Marina Park Way, San Diego, CA 92101


The fifth annual Miracle Babies Moms 5K for Healthy Babies fundraiser will take place at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Embarcadero Marina Park South, with registration beginning at 7:00 a.m. Following the walk, participants and spectators will enjoy food, drinks, kids’ activities, a health & wellness expo, and much more. NBC 7’s Whitney Southwick will be emceeing the event. Strollers are welcomed and encouraged. Registration fee for individuals and team captains is $25 for adults and $15 for children 6 to 18. Registration will increase after April 1. Participants may register as a sponsor or participant through www.miraclebabies5k.com or on location, the day of the event. Sponsorship opportunities are also available for $500, $1,000, $2,500, $5,000, and $10,000. In-kind donations and silent auction items are also being accepted, for more information please contact: JFelton@miraclebabies.org or call 858-633-8540. Every year more than 500,000 babies are born prematurely. As overwhelmed families grapple with the terrifying uncertainties, they often find themselves faced with unexpected financial difficulties. Miracle Babies provides education, support, and financial assistance to families with newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). So join with Miracle Babies, an organization that aims to lift the financial burdens of these families during this time, so families can focus on one thing – the health of their newborn.