Training Videos

Thank you to our March for Babies and Signature Chefs Auction Event Leaders for your commitment to March of Dimes mission. Check out our most recent training videos. Your staff partner can provide additional support and the latest resources. We are grateful for all you are doing to help the March of Dimes lead the fight for the health of all moms and babies.

March for Babies Chair Training Series

Role of the March for Babies Chair

Why did you say yes to this important leadership role? What advice would you offer other leaders? Explore the answers to these questions and more as veteran March for Babies Chairs share their experiences conducting successful events.

Launching a Successful Company Campaign

What is the “secret sauce” for conducting a successful company campaign? Learn tips from veteran volunteer leaders about creating company excitement and raising revenue to support March of Dimes mission.

Tips for Leading an Executive Leadership Team

The Executive Leadership Team (ELT) is the guiding light and sets the pace for March for Babies in every market. Hear from an experienced and inspirational volunteer leader how to identify and motivate other leaders to create an amazing event.

Creating an Exceptional Signature Chefs Auction Event Experience

Before, during and after Signature Chefs Auction, audience development is the most important ingredient for a successful event. We have dished up an amazing lineup of volunteer and staff speakers who share their audience development & engagement best practices.

Signature Chefs Auction: Leveraging Revenue and Relationship Opportunities


Volunteer and staff leaders share valuable insights for securing sponsorship and maximizing Fund the Mission, a critical success factor for Signature Chefs Auction. Learn how the Ambassador Family and the right auctioneer work together to leverage Fund the Mission’s revenue potential.

March for Babies Leaders Roundtable Discussion


Session One – Laying the Groundwork for a Successful Signature Chefs Auction

Join us for our new series of volunteer-focused virtual trainings! Learn how to leverage the most advantageous revenue and relationship opportunities and make your event exceed your audience‘s expectations. Below is the recording for the first session of a three part series.

Content Focus: Volunteer Roles, Committee & Timeline Development, Partner Communication

Speakers: Steve Frantz, National Volunteer Leadership Council; Kelly Glantz, Executive Director Market Development, NC Greater Charlotte/Hickory

 2018 March for Babies Leaders Virtual Training