The 2019 winners of The National Right to Life Jane B. Thompson Oratory Contest

Congratulations to this year’s Oratory Contest winners. Michelle Fischbach [center], director of the National Right to Life Essay and Oratory Contests, is shown here with the four top finishers. Ruth Martin from Oregon (far left) won First Prize. Also pictured are Rita Rogers (VA) who placed 2nd, Mikayla Zwirn (IN) who placed 3rd, and Amanda …

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2017 National Right to Life Essay Contest Winners

Editor’s note. The following winning essays were written for the National Right to Life Pro-Life Essay Contest. At the senior level, grades 10–12, Clare Marie Lindgren (Michigan) took first place, Aleka Neptune (Texas) won second, and Sarah Brown (Wisconsin) won third. At the junior level, grades 7–9, Ella Stockton (Texas) won first place, Madison Grace …

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Robertson County Freshman Wins Pro-Life Speech Contest: Knox County Teen will represent Tennessee at national contest at National Right to Life Convention

“As a society, we cannot afford the attitude that everyone should decide for themselves when a human being is a human being and then kill anyone not fitting the definition,” stated 13-year-old Olivia Malham during the recent Tennessee Right to Life Pro-Life Oratory Contest for High School Students. This 14th annual event, one of the …

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Local contest winners 24th Annual RTL of Michigan High School Oratory Contest

On May 18, Right to Life of Michigan held its 24th annual statewide Oratory Contest in which local contest winners competed by giving their 5-7 minute speeches on a life issue. First place went to Lauren Boos of Warren-Centerline Right to Life. Lauren is a home-schooled sophomore. Her speech was an overview of the unethical …

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NYS Right to Life announces winners of 30th annual student oratory contest

NYS Right to Life congratulates all who participated in our 30th annual pro-life oratory contest, which was held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 in Albany, NY. Each of the eight contestants, all high school juniors and seniors, travelled from around the state, each having won local contests held by NYS Right to Life affiliates. First …

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Georgia Right to Life Recognizes Tomorrow’s Leaders Today

April 23, 2012 (Suwanee, GA) – Tinsley Griffin, a representative of Coastal Empire RTL, Savannah, won first place in the 2012 Georgia Right to Life Oratory Contest held April 21st at the Suwanee Library in Suwanee, Georgia.  She will represent Georgia Right to Life at the National Right to Life Oratory Contest which takes place …

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Rhode Island Right to Life Hosts Fourth Annual Pro-Life Oratory Competition

By Nichole L. Nelson Rhode Island Right to Life held its fourth annual pro-life oratory contest for high school students on Saturday, April 21, at St. Patrick’s School in Providence. The contest is named in honor of pro-life pioneer Dr. Mildred Jefferson and is part of RIRTL’s education program. RIRTL holds the contest to develop …

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Rhode Island RTL Holds Third Annual Pro-Life Oratory Contest

By Nichole L. Nelson Saturday, May 7, in Providence, Rhode Island saw clouds, rain and even hail – but the sun was shining again before sunset. Everyone gathered inside the new CareNet-RI building for the Rhode Island Right to Life Dr. Mildred Jefferson Memorial High School Pro-Life Oratory Contest seemed enthusiastic that although the overall …

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Right to Life of Michigan Names Winners of Statewide Oratory Contest

Mallory Tanis of Sanilac County Right to Life won first place in the 22nd Annual Right to Life of Michigan Educational Fund High School Oratory Contest. Sixteen high school students from across Michigan spoke at the competition on Saturday, May 14 in Lansing at Life Christian Church. Winners of local Right to Life of Michigan …

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New York State Right to Life Announces 29th Annual Pro-Life Oratory Contest Winners

By Natalie Fohl, Director of Youth Outreach, New York State Right to Life Committee New York State Right to Life (NYSRTL) is proud to announce the winners of the 29th annual New York State Right to Life Educational Trust Oratory Contest. The contest was held at the College of St. Rose in Albany on Saturday, …

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The Alex and Geline Williams Pro-Life Oratory Contest Winners

The winners of the Virginia Society for Human Life, Inc., Educational Fund, Alex and Geline Williams Pro-Life Oratory Contest held in Richmond, Virginia on May 7th are:  first place was Miss Nicole Gibson of Virginia Beach, VA, sponsored by the VSHL Peninsula & Tidewater Chapters; the second place winner was Mr. Edward Askins of Fairfax …

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Amanda Figeredo Wins Georgia Right to Life Oratory Contest

Amanda Figeredo, a representative of Atlanta Right to Life, won first place in the 2011 Georgia Right to Life Oratory Contest held April 30th at the Suwanee Library in Suwanee, Georgia.  Second Place went to Benjamin Adams of Cobb County Right to Life.  Amanda will now represent Georgia Right to Life at the National Right …

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