By Katie Franklin Ahead of an expected vote on a Connecticut bill that attacks life-affirming pregnancy help centers, a national pro-life group is urging the state legislature to oppose the bill on the basis that it is unconstitutional. Bolstered by its major win at the Supreme Court one year ago, the group, National Institute of …Continue reading "NIFLA to Fight Back if Connecticut Passes Anti-Pregnancy Center Bill"
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 “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 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 Katie Franklin Most of the women who visit the Pregnancy Resource Center of Addison County in Middlebury, Vermont are not looking for abortions. Instead, they’re seeking pregnancy tests, parenting support, and material help. But a feminist studies course at a local college is leading students to believe this center is waging a full-scale war …Continue reading "Feminist Professor Leads Charge to Ban Pro-life Pregnancy Center from College Campus"
By Gayle Irwin Nearly four years ago, when Planned Parenthood opened a clinic in her community, Ivette Rodriguez envisioned leading a pregnancy center to touch the hearts and minds of women tempted to end the lives of their unborn children. This month, that vision becomes reality when the doors of Beyond Pregnancy Care Center finally …Continue reading "Florida Woman Opens Life-Saving Pregnancy Center After Planned Parenthood Invades Neighborhood"
By Karen Ingle This December, when Haven Care Center moves into the former Brothers BBQ location, executive director Tiffany Johnson said her Danville, Kentucky center will expand its ability to serve more of the abortion-minded and abortion-vulnerable clients who are now coming to their doors. “We know time is really crucial,” Johnson said. “So our goal …Continue reading "“God Abundantly Blessed Us,” Kentucky Pregnancy Center Triples Its Space to Save More Lives"
By Katie Franklin While rescuing moms and babies from the pain and heartbreak of abortion, pregnancy help centers face many daily challenges, some as small as running out of diapers to hand out and some as large as a Supreme Court ruling or a natural disaster. Yet they persist in showing utter compassion for families …Continue reading "10 Remarkable Reasons to Thank a Pregnancy Center"
By Heidi Matzke I was only three weeks into my job as Executive Director of a local pregnancy center when I attended my first judiciary committee hearing in the California legislature. The hearing had to do with a law that posed a significant threat to centers like ours, and I immediately felt the weight of …Continue reading "California’s Law Targeting Pregnancy Centers Was Meant for Harm—But God Used It for Good"
By Katie Franklin Over the years, college campuses have grown a notorious reputation for being over-zealous echo chambers that suppress free speech—particularly that of conservative and pro-life students who don’t toe the pro-abortion line. So it’s surprising when a school does just the opposite and protects the rights of students who disagree with abortion radicals. …Continue reading "New York College Resists Pro-Abortion Bullies, Keeps Pregnancy Center on Campus"
By Jen Taggart Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through September 7. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. When “Brian” took his 16-year-old daughter “Eliza” to …Continue reading "“Baby girl, we’ve got this”: Florida Pregnancy Center Empowers Father of Pregnant Teen"