Baker 2-year-old chosen as March for Babies Ambassador

Louisiana News

Kye Black, a Baker 2-year-old who was born 12 weeks early, has been chosen as the 2020 March of Dimes Baton Rouge Ambassador.

Kye weighed less than 3 pounds when he was born, and he had a brain cyst and suffered from respiratory distress. He underwent blood transfusions and stayed in the NICU for 59 days, according to Nicole Jackson of March of Dimes.

Kye’s mother, Bianca Brooks-Black, will share Kye’s story Baton Rouge’s March for Babies on March 28 at 8 a.m. at Pennington Biomedical.

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