You get coins in change every day. Did you know that the United States Mint also makes coins to collect rather than spend?
One of these coins is called "commemorative." These coins honor famous people, places, and events by highlighting important parts of American history and culture.
With its March of Dimes silver dollar, the U.S. Mint celebrates an organization that has been helping kids stay healthy for 75 years. It began with a lot of volunteers collecting money to stop a deadly disease. Today, its research helps babies arrive healthy and strong. Read more about this new silver dollar.
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