March of Dimes NICU

The Mission Impact Committee leads a prioritization and action planning process that focuses on advancing maternal and infant health equity in each market. The committee partners with market staff to identify solutions that address community needs in the designated area, aligns with the national framework of the Mom and Baby Action Network and National March of Dimes Strategic Plan. This committee is responsible for translating and sharing the mission impact work in ways that invite donor investment and supporter engagement.

WASHINGTON, DC – OCTOBER 10: Stacey D. Stewart President March Of Dimes and Charles S. Johnson IV of 4 Kira 4Moms attends March Of Dimes Launches #BlanketChange Advocacy Campaign at the National Mall on October 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for March Of Dimes)

Focus areas for the Mission Impact Committee include:

  • Maternal and Child Health Data Gathering and Interpretation
  • Community Collaboration and Mobilization, Systems Change and Collective Impact Strategy
  • Advocacy and Government Affairs Mobilization

Links to these resources:

2020-21 Mission Impact Committee Charter

2020-21 Chair, Mission Impact Committee Position Description

SOE Checklist for Mission Impact Committee

2020-21 Advocacy Action Network Toolkit

2020-21 Mom and Baby Action Network Fact Sheet