March of Dimes Celebrates 75 Years

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EUGENE, Ore. — The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization devoted to pregnancy and baby health, and their biggest fundraiser–The March for Babies–is coming up on April 27.

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the March of Dimes, and Jan. 30 would be the 131st birthday of its founder, President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

FDR’s grandson James Roosevelt, Jr. and current March of Dimes President Dr. Jennifer Howse joined KEZI 9 News This Morning to talk about the organization.

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