Category Archives: Adoption

Olympic-Sized Prolife Moments: Adoption, Motherhood and Rejecting Abortion

By Ryan Bomberger Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. All this month we are posting new and previously run stories. This first ran in 2016. The Olympics are a time for the world to see the

Adopted DJ’s emotional video thanking his birth mother goes viral

Editor’s note. November is Adoption Awareness Month. Today we continue with another of our new or reposted stories about this life-affirming option. This first appeared at SPUC–the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children and is reposted with permission.

Simple Reminders about the Value of Adoption

By Micaiah Bilger Editor’s note. November is Adoption Awareness Month. Today we continue with another of our new or reposted stories about this life-affirming option. Micaiah Bilger was Education Director for the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation when she

A Life for Christopher

Christopher's before-and-after photo after 6 months with the Collicotts

By Marcy Thompson, Wisconsin Right to Life Intern Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. Today we continue with another of our new or reposted stories about this life-affirming option. Hi everyone, I’m Marcy, Wisconsin Right to

The critical importance of offering ongoing support to expectant mothers considering adoption

Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. All this month we will be posting new and previously run stories. The following is from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’s “Respect Life” program. 25 years ago I

Words to live by: “Adoption not abortion”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. Today is World Adoption Day. All this month we will posting new stories and reposting older stories about this life-affirming decision. One of the great privileges of

NRLC urges Congress to retain adoption tax credit

Pro-life President Donald Trump

Editor’s note. The following was sent to Congress today. Dear Member of Congress The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the nationwide federation of state right-to-life organizations, urges you to retain the adoption tax credit (section 1102(b))

“The best argument against abortion is love”

Love for a pregnant woman, love for her child, and love for the father of that child. By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. November is National Adoption Month. This will be the first

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims November 2017 as National Adoption Month

Pro-life President Donald Trump

By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation Every year, generous and loving families adopt thousands of children and provide them with the affection, attention, and opportunity they deserve. Adoption is a true blessing

Families willing to adopt children with special needs “are all around us”

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A few years ago, a principal from my local elementary school decided with her husband to expand her family by adopting a little girl with Down syndrome. The couple

Sharing Our Adoption Stories

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation When I was a little girl, I learned that my mother’s favorite cousin, Valeria, had been adopted into the family. She was an individual with many gifts, including a

“I love that placement day was not the end of a chapter, but the beginning…” – Muthoni, birth mom

MUTHONI’S TESTIMONIAL Editor’s note. This first appeared at Bravelove and reposted at Wisconsin Right to Life. “I’m a Birth Mother, and I think that’s incredible. When I found out I was pregnant I knew almost immediately that