Yes! The FULL EVENT was livestreamed and recorded.
Video not working? Head directly to YouTube: tinyurl.com/bigpushlive
Note: during the Celebration of Life, livestream audio may be silenced by YouTube due to music streaming rights issues. But no worries - you can celebrate from anywhere with the #BigPUSH2022 Playlist on Spotify! Check it out here: tinyurl.com/bigpushplaylist
Stillbirth by the Numbers
Weeks into pregnancy that a stillbirth occurs (ie, after setting up the nursery)
American babies born still every. single. day. all deeply loved & missed
Kindergarten classes - one whole school bus - of children dying each & every day
US stillbirths that could be prevented if we matched our best int'l counterparts
US Rank in Average Rate of Reduction of Stillbirth (ARR) out of 195 countries
Increased likelihood of severe maternal complications for stillbirth mothers
Risk for Black pregnant parents of suffering a stillbirth vs. white parents
Click here for more stillbirth facts & shareable graphics
The Big PUSH - Oct 15th, 2022
DC - SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
See full details here: DC Schedule
SATURDAY, OCT 15th
Join us on the Mall to learn from our partner orgs!
Rally together to call for change
EMPTY STROLLER MARCH
Push empty strollers/carriers past Congress (1.0 mi)
CELEBRATION OF LIFE
Remembrance ceremony & upbeat musical guests
Final speakers and event close
Other Local Events (Post-event)
INT'L WAVE OF LIGHT
Light candles for PaIL Remembrance Day
Register below (free!) to receive real-time email updates as plans evolve!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions
The National Mall
7 7th St. NW, Washington, DC 20001
(Between Madison Dr. NW & Jefferson Dr. SW)
Public Transit is recommended as parking is limited. Nearby stops:
More info here about Satellite Events & Virtual Participation: pushpregnancy.org/bigpushvirtual
RSVP for Satellite Events via our main RSVP form. Local organizers will follow up with you directly!
Who are you pushing for?
Join The Big PUSH from wherever you are!
Post a photo/video to social media with #bigpush2022 and tag @pushpregnancy - we'll share it to the main stage in DC so you can virtually "push" your stroller past Congress!
More info here!
Please RSVP to be sure your participation is counted in our total!
RSVP for Virtual March
via our main RSVP form for access to the Livestream!
This event is free and family-friendly!
Please RSVP on Eventbrite and we'll keep you in the loop as event plans evolve!
Covid-19 Notice: We are keeping a close eye on the Covid situation and will adapt accordingly, but are hopeful that we'll be able to safely gather this fall.
For Families. For Babies.
Thank you for your support! Please donate sponsorship funds at your chosen sponsor tier to PUSH for Empowered Pregnancy via electronic payment (or Zelle/PayPal/Venmo) or check - see last page of Sponsor Packet for details.
Once received, the PUSH team will follow up with you directly to collect your details (logo, website, etc.) to be added to our Sponsor List above, social media promotion, and event signage.