A valuable component of your Multiples Connection’s membership is automatic membership to Mutliples of America ($10 of the $30 membership fee pays for this). Multiples of America, aka NOMOTC, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families of multiple birth children through education, research, and networking. In partnering with local support groups, health care providers, researchers, and educators, and with the highest standards of integrity, respect and professionalism, they endeavor to aid parents of multiples and to raise public awareness of the unique qualities of multiple birth families. Multiples of America has history of 53 years of support, education, research.
Benefits of Membership
Multiples of America helps parents of multiples find clubs, start clubs, find resources, helps media to find information/statistics, helps casting agents find clients for movies, ads etc. And it helps researchers find subjects for their research. Multiples and Twins in general are the perfect research subject as there is an automatic control subject. Research helps the public in general and leads to finding causes and cures of many diseases and other medical issues. We can help make a difference with our participation in research.
Experience the Multiples of America Annual Convention
Network with hundreds of other members across the country, see the business side of Multiples of America, take part in the process of determining Multiples of America’s future, attend informative workshops, and have fun!
Multiples of America’s Website
The website provides documents to help club officers/board members with tips for their positions, information regarding acquiring and maintaining membership, bereavement support and social media. There is also information on Multiple Birth Awareness Month, Multiples of America’s Publicity, or Online Store with a discount for members, and a library that includes a vast bibliography and comprehensive listing famous parents of multiples. Additionally, there is the section on Multiple Information including sections for Expecting Multiples, Multiple Birth Facts, Incidence of Multiple Births and Multiple Birth Links and Resources and much more.
Visit the Multiples of America website to learn more!