Healthy pregnancies. Safe deliveries. Healthy babies. Healthy futures.

We focus on ensuring that moms survive one of life’s most challenging experiences, as well as ensuring that they thrive – during pregnancy, during childbirth, and for a lifetime.

OUR MISSION

in the u.s.

2 of 3

Pregnancy-related deaths are preventable.

(Source for preceding data: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Worldwide

800+

Women die each day from pregnancy-related causes.

Worldwide

1 in 5

Births happen without a skilled birth attendant.

(Source: World Health Organization)

Take action on the topic you care about most

Create change by reaching out to your local representatives.

Select one of the topics to begin. We’ll guide you through the process and provide a starting template for you to use.

Helping MOMS Act
Constituent request in support of the Helping MOMS Act – to increase access to lifesaving saving postpartum care.
Reach Every Mother and Child Act
Constituent request in support of the Reach Every Mother and Child Act – to end preventable maternal, newborn, and child deaths globally.

Whole-mom, Whole-family, Whole-community

Our initiatives and approach supports the world’s most vulnerable moms before, during, after pregnancy, and beyond.

WTEP and USO Special Delivery Baby Shower

Play her story

Motherhood is the ultimate Sisterhood – and all moms need and deserve our support.

Heidi Murkoff, Founder

Together we can do extraordinary things

News & Press

COVID-19 Q&A with Heidi Murkoff and Dr. Anthony Fauci

whattoexpect.com
News & Press

Rep. Houlahan Introduces Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Bump Day

houlahan.house.gov
Advocacy

Senate Passes Collins, Durbin Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Important Work Of Doulas

collins.senate.gov
COVID-19

Maternal Health & the COVID-19 Vaccine w/ Heidi Murkoff and Dr. Leana Wen

News & Press

Author Heidi Murkoff Celebrates Motherhood with National Bump Day

rickeysmileymorningshow.com
Advocacy

Heidi Murkoff and the What to Expect Project Work with Senators to Break Down Barriers to Mental Healthcare for Military Moms

whattoexpect.com
COVID-19

Coronavirus and Pregnancy: What You Should Know – John Hopkins Medicine

hopkinsmedicine.org
News & Press

New Bipartisan Senate Resolution Recognizes the Important Work of Doulas

whattoexpect.com
News & Press

Join the Hump Day, Bump Day Virtual Baby Shower

phl17.com