Abstract: Maternal and infant mortalities are still a public health burden, even in the United States. Besides the mortality rates being higher among populations of color, health disparities among Black nonHispanic and White non-Hispanic populations are also present. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has been working on a new initiative to address this issue by proposing new plans including regional town hall meetings in Michigan to develop a new health improvement plan as part of the Mother and Infant Health Awareness campaign. Please view our journal to read the full article, and other articles in this quarter’s International Journal of Childbirth Education. You must be logged in to your account to view the Journal.