Editor’s note. The following is testimony from a HOPE client. HOPE in Northern Virginia “provides compassion, material resources and education to women, both during and after their pregnancies. We give HOPE so women are empowered to choose life.” “Prior to coming to HOPE I felt scared and confused about my pregnancy. The baby’s father was …Continue reading "Desperate for guidance and support, young woman finds HOPE"
By Gayle Irwin Two years ago, Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida warned that it would have to close a facility if a change passed by Congress and signed by Donald Trump were to go into effect, stripping them of Title X Family Planning Funding. Located in the rural and impoverished town of Immokalee, …Continue reading "Florida Pregnancy Center Sees Uptick in Babies Born After Planned Parenthood Closes Its Doors"
By Katie Franklin When Planned Parenthood opened a new abortion facility in Flossmoor, Illinois, just south of Chicago last January, Kris Cortes and her husband Dennis knew they needed to act. So together with a small band of pro-life friends, they held a meeting in the Cortes’ living room and quickly formed a grassroots group …Continue reading "“You Can See God’s Hand in It All”: Chicago Pregnancy Center Opens Next Door to Planned Parenthood"
By Karen Ingle On Tuesday, March 19, members of the European Parliament attended the first-ever “Babies Go to the European Parliament” event, organized by Cătălin Ivan, un-attached Member of the European Parliament (MEP), upon the initiative of Alexandra Nadane, executive director of Romania’s Saint Alexandra the Empress Counselling Center for Parents and Children and president …Continue reading "Politicians Brought to Tears as Babies Go to European Parliament for the First Time"
By Katie Franklin An investigation of complaints made against the state of Hawaii came to a close this month after Hawaii Attorney General Clare Connors issued a memorandum stating that her department will not enforce a controversial law that sparked complaints of discrimination by pro-life pregnancy help centers. The Office for Civil Rights (OCR), which …Continue reading "Hawaii Protects Conscience Rights for Pro-life Pregnancy Centers Following Investigation for Discrimination by Trump Administration"
By Katie Franklin Brittany Thomson read the email, printed it out, and threw it away. Sent from Heartbeat International—a worldwide network of 2,600 pregnancy help organizations—the email was an invitation to Pregnancy Help Institute, a weeklong intensive training for leaders and staff of pregnancy help organizations across the country. New on the job as executive …Continue reading "“We Hit a Grand Slam”: Generous Donor Fuels Vision of Louisiana Pregnancy Center"
By Katie Franklin When “Amber” showed up at The Pregnancy Help Center of Galveston, she had one thing in mind: She’d had an abortion before, and she was considering having another. Insistent that she had no regrets from her first abortion, she told Julie Johnson, executive director, that she couldn’t possibly have raised her first …Continue reading "Life-Saving Island Pregnancy Center Sets Sail in Galveston, Texas"
By Jen Taggart After more than three decades of serving pregnant women from her home in Escanaba, Michigan, Carol Carlson, founder of Pregnancy Services of Delta County, knew her organization needed room to grow. But how, she wasn’t sure. Birthed out of Delta County Right to Life in 1978, Pregnancy Services of Delta County got …Continue reading "Michigan Center’s 40-Year Journey Shows How Far Pro-life Pregnancy Help Ministries Have Come"
By Dave Andrusko Pregnancy Care Centers (also known as Women Helping Centers and Crisis Pregnancy Centers) are the stone in the shoe of the Abortion Movement. An alternative to the death-peddlers they not only give women a genuine option, they function as a standing rebuke to the Planned Parenthoods of this world. Which is why, …Continue reading "The pro-abortionist’s abiding fear of and loathing for Pregnancy Care Centers"
By Gayle Irwin When two abortion facilities in Nashville, Tennessee halted abortions last year, the local pregnancy help center, Hope Clinic, experienced a significant increase in the number of women seeking pregnancy services. Other factors may have played a big part in that growth as well. According to Hope Clinic’s CEO Renée Rizzo, a series …Continue reading "After Nashville Abortions Cease, Pro-life Pregnancy Center Sees Spike in Clients"
By Katie Franklin Adding to a mounting pile of fees for unconstitutional state mandates against pro-life organizations, California has been ordered to pay three pregnancy help centers and a conservative law firm $399,000 following a major loss at the Supreme Court last summer. The order comes four years after California enacted the “Reproductive FACT Act” …Continue reading "California Must Pay Pro-life Pregnancy Centers $399K After Forcing Them to Promote Abortion"
By Dave Andrusko Although I’ve written about or reposted countless articles on Pregnancy Centers, until two weeks ago I had not been inside one since those days decades ago when I tried my best to volunteer at what in those days was more commonly called Crisis Pregnancy Centers. For reasons that need not be recalled, …Continue reading "Pregnancy Help Centers: a real alternative to the death peddlers"