GCS Credit Union employees raised $1,095 this year for March of Dimes through jean day donations.
This year, in addition to their $12,500 March for Babies corporate sponsorship, GCS Credit Union employees have raised $1,095 through jean day donations.
The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. They carry this out through research, community programs, education and advocacy. March of Dimes has awarded millions of dollars for research and programs to help mothers have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. It is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health.
Upcoming March of Dimes events include:
- Saturday, May 10, Metro East March for Babies, GCS Ballpark, Sauget
- Saturday, July 26, Metro East Bikers for Babies; start at Wild Country, Collinsville, end at The Hawg Pit, Grafton.