Baby Be More promotes healthy pregnancies and birth outcomes by providing free, high-quality, and culturally-sensitive doula services for Baltimore City women who have limited financial resources and are seeking empowering prenatal and postpartum support.
Baby Be More is a Fusion Program nonprofit organization in the start-up phase. The organization is the
creation of Shirley Marc, whose public health work in Baltimore City led her to pursue a
nursing degree and start Baby Be More. The mission of Baby Be More reflects Shirley’s
passion for women’s health, babies, and working to eliminate birth outcome disparities
in Baltimore City by giving pregnant women and babies services that provide holistic
empowerment at a critical juncture in their lives.
Baby Be More, Inc. has applied for its federal not-for-profit designation, which is