Register for the Ninth Annual Miles for Midwives Celebration

Miles for Midwives brings together runners, families and midwifery supporters for a fun day devoted to maternity care improvement and community wellness. Proceeds from this event benefit the work of NYC Midwives and CiC to improve maternity care in our community.

Your participation will support our efforts to promote the Midwives Model of Care and healthy maternity care options. By participating in this event, your raised dollars directly enable the education and empowerment of women and families in our community!

Event Date: Saturday, October 1

Participant Check-in: 8:30am

5K Fun-Run: 10:00am

Pee-Wee Race: 11:00am

Followed by the Birth & Wellness Fair – featuring free wellness activities for all ages!

Yoga / Guided Stretches / Kid’s Activity Table / Face Painter

Bartel-Pritchard Square, Prospect Park South [Map]


What’s in store for 2011?

• Share in the accomplishment – join 500 5K participants to the finish line

• Spread the love – the first 400 registrants receive an exclusive M4M 2011 event T-shirt.

• Enjoy the Birth & Wellness Fair with vendors from across NY & activities ranging from yoga to acupuncture!

• Join the movement with registration levels designed for all ages and activity levels


Melanie Mayo-Laakso


Melanie Mayo-Laakso is the Content Manager for Mothering is the birthplace of natural family living and attachment parenting. We celebrate the experience of parenthood as worthy of one’s best efforts and are at once fierce advocates for children and gentle supporters of parents.

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