R Baby Foundation was born for a single purpose: to save as many babies’ lives as possible.

We’re the first and only foundation focused on making sure every emergency room is prepared to give babies and children lifesaving care. Join us to help deliver optimal pediatric emergency training, research, treatment and equipment. Learn more about our work


children benefited


hospitals helped


physicians trained


publications printed


conferences held


support staff educated

findERnow — Download our mobile app!

What's New

Sixth Annual R Baby Foundation Tennis Tournament Raises Close to $250,000

New York Tennis Magazine

Read Article


Dry Drowning and Secondary Drowning-What You Need to Know

If you’re like most parents, you probably figure once your child is done swimming or playing in the water, his risk of drowning is over. But “dry” and “secondary” drowning can happen hours after he’s toweled off and moved on to other things. There are steps you can take to keep your child safe.

Web MD



R Baby Celebrates 10 Years! Our Top 10 Accomplishments, findERnow App, and more.


How You Can Help

one Sign our petition!

Join 10,000 other concerned parents and health care professionals to demand that your Emergency Department is prepared for your child!

Sign here

two Volunteer

There are many ways you can help advance our cause.


three Donate

90% of our fundraising goes toward the lifesaving grants we award. Help us save babies lives.

Donate now

R Baby Real Stories

Kyra Franchetti


Kyra Franchetti was a vibrant, happy and energetic two-year-old. She loved soccer, gymnastics and bubbles. Kyra was a chatter box and easily made friends wherever she went. Her life was tragically cut short when she was taken from us on July 27, 2016. 

Jacqueline Franchetti wishes to keep her voice and..

See more stories

share your story