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NICU Mothers Get Pampered on Mother's Day

May 6, 2014 - Preemies Today will be hosting a Mother’s Day celebration at Inova Fairfax NICU on Saturday, May 10, 2014. This event will consist of a spa-themed Mother’s Day celebration in the 100-bed neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in Falls Church, VA.

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April Showers Just for Preemie Parents

April 27, 2014 - Preemies Today, a non-profit supporting families affected by premature birth organized a Baby Shower at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Inova Fairfax NICU on Sunday, April 27.

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Preemies Today Plans Parent Conference on World Prematurity Day

September 21, 2013 - Preemies Today will be hosting a parent and provider conference entitled Navigating the Journey Through Childhood. The conference objectives are aimed at educating people regarding maternal and child health needs as well as raising awareness about prematurity. It will take place at Inova Fair Oaks Physicians Conference Center in Fairfax, Virginia on November 17—World Prematurity Day

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Preemies Today, a Preemie Parent Support Organization, Celebrates 10 years

March 25, 2013 - Preemies Today will celebrate its tenth anniversary on April 28, 2013 with a fundraising event co-hosted by PB & Jack.

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Preemies Today Announces Its Next NICU Baby Shower on Parents of Preemies Day

February 21, 2013 - On March 10, 2013, at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Women and Children, Preemies Today will be organizing a NICU Shower for families of critically ill and hospitalized newborns. Preemies Today is currently collecting new and gently used baby clothes in sizes preemie to 0-3 months.

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March of Dimes Awards Grant to Preemies Today in order to Improve the Health of Mothers and Babies in the Washington DC and Baltimore Metropolitan Areas

January 18, 2013 - The March of Dimes Maryland-National Capital Area Chapter has awarded a grant to Preemies Today to support Risk-Reduction Education for Subsequent Preterm Birth, that is aimed at underserved maternal and child health needs here in the Washington DC and Baltimore metropolitan areas. This program will provide additional funds to disseminate Preemies today’s DVD, Post-Preemie Pregnancy: What Do I Need to Know, and it will also provide for printed materials that will expand on the topics introduced in the video. The project will focus on distributing the DVD to 22 Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) for parents to view prior to their baby’s discharge.

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Preemies Today Awarded $900 Grant From Exxon Mobil Corporation. Grant Made Possible by ExxonMobil Employees’ Favorite Campaign.

January 18, 2013 - Preemies Today announced today that it has received a $900 grant from Exxon Mobil Corporation to support Preemies Today Family Support Programs.The funds were raised by ExxonMobil employees as part of the annual ExxonMobil Employees’ Favorite Charities Campaign. The funds go to support health and human services charities in the Greater Washington community.

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Parents of Premature Infants Experience a Special Baby Shower Just for Them

December 13, 2012 - Preemies Today, a non-profit supporting families affected by premature birth is organizing a Baby Shower at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Inova Fairfax NICU on Sunday, December 16th with March of Dimes NICU Support. Parents receive gently used and new clothes, toys, light refreshments, blankets, hats, and toys for NICU siblings! Toys for NICU families were donated by Washington Redskin Stephen Bowen and his wife Tiffany Bowen. 

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A Special Evening to Support the Parents of Premature Babies

May 24, 2012 - Graham’s Foundation, a non-profit organization offering practical and emotional support to the parents of premature babies throughout the US and Canada, has announced it is partnering with Preemies Today to host a one-of-a-kind event in Washington, DC on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 to raise funds and awareness of premature birth. 

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Children’s Concert Benefits Families Affected by Prematurity

April 12, 2012 - On May 19, 2012, Preemies Today, a parent support organization for families affected by premature birth, will celebrate its ninth anniversary with a benefit concert and silent auction.

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March of Dimes Awards Grant to Preemies Today in Order to Improve the Health of Mothers and Babies throughout the DC Metropolitan Area and Baltimore Communities

January 17, 2012 - The March of Dimes Maryland National Capital Area Chapter has awarded a grant to Preemies Today to support Education to Reduce the Risk of Preterm Births for NICU Parents, that is aimed at underserved maternal and child health needs in the Washington DC and Baltimore metropolitan areas. This project will create a culturally sensitive video that demonstrates methods families can use to decrease their risk for a subsequent preterm birth and improve health and development outcomes of their post-NICU graduate babies. It is known that mothers who delivery prematurely are at greater risk for subsequent premature births and children born prematurely are at higher risk for developmental delays.

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Preemies Today Receives Generous Donation from the Soucy Family Foundation

January 6, 2012 - Preemies Today announced on January 5th that Preemies Today, a volunteer- based, non-profit, received a $5,000 Fidelity Charitable grant made possible through the generosity and recommendation of the Soucy Family Foundation, a donor-advised fund in honor of their daughter Aubrianna “Bri” born at 29 weeks gestation.

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