Healthy Birth Day, Inc. (HBD) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention of stillbirth. We are best known for the Count the Kicks public health awareness campaign, which educates and empowers expectant parents to track their baby’s movements in the third trimester. Our goal is to save 7,500 babies from preventable stillbirth in the U.S. each year and to ensure that race is no longer a predictor of stillbirth.


Current Job Openings

We are currently seeking qualified, mission-driven candidates to fill three key positions on our growing team: State Expansion Director, State Expansion Coordinator, and Development Director. Follow the links below to read the job description for each opening.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and an employment application to employment@healthybirthday.org with the job title in the subject line.  


The State Expansion Director will oversee the expansion of Count the Kicks throughout the United States, with an eye on programmatic excellence, centering health equity, and retaining funding partners. Due to the nature of this position, this person must be located in the Des Moines, Iowa, area.


The State Expansion Coordinator will oversee the coordination and execution of state expansion deliverables, which requires strong organizational skills, strong presentation skills, and working well in a fast-paced environment. Due to the nature of this position, this person must be located in the Des Moines, Iowa, area.


The Development Director develops and manages all aspects of Healthy Birth Day, Inc.‘s fundraising programs while overseeing development staff and volunteers. Due to the nature of this position, this person must be located in the Des Moines, Iowa, area.


If you have questions, you can email us at employment@healthybirthday.org.