Sun, Apr 26|
Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment
Alpha Phi Alpha’s March for Babies
By raising funds for March for Babies, you’re building a brighter future for moms and babies everywhere. You’re helping March of Dimes advocate for policies to protect them, support radical improvements to the health care they receive and empower families with programs, knowledge and tools.
Time & Location
Apr 26, 2020, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment, 1 Racetrack Drive, East Rutherford, NJ 07073, USA
About the Event
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities. The mission of March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. The March of Dimes and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. began collaboratively implementing Project Alpha in 1980. Designed to provide young men with current and accurate information about teen pregnancy prevention, Project Alpha consists of a series of workshops and informational sessions conducted by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity brothers. The three goals of Project Alpha programs are: Sharing Knowledge by combating ignorance and fear with factual information Changing Attitudes by providing motivation toward positive changes in sexual behavior Providing Skills by creating a sense of empowerment and self-esteem Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. chapters all across the country worked with their local March of Dimes to implement Project Alpha programs. This program reaches more than 25,000 young men every year. In addition to Project Alpha, March for Babies serves as an example of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. - March of Dimes partnership. In the last 5 years, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity brothers have raised over $1 million for the March of Dimes. Our team has joined thousands of compassionate teams across the country that support March for Babies. Won't you please help us in this worthy cause? Please help our team help babies click JOIN THIS TEAM at the top of the page and get started!