Bringing life-affirming resources to teens facing unplanned pregnancies in your community

By Elizabeth Spillman Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through September 6. 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 over the last five months. This first ran July …

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StandUpGirl.com: Celebrating 15 years of Changing hearts and saving lives!

By Elizabeth Spillman “Because of StandUpGirl, I finally came to the decision that I will not have an abortion. I’m going to try to be the best I can for my little man.” -Brandi On January 21st of this year a couple dozen women, and their children, braved the forecast of a historic blizzard and …

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StandUpGirl: Changing hearts and saving lives through abortion alternatives

  By Cassy Fiano Imagine you’re a young girl facing an unplanned pregnancy. You’re scared, confused, and you feel alone. You’re getting pressure — from your parents, your boyfriend, your friends, your teachers — to have an abortion. Maybe you’re even being threatened or being coerced into it. Yet deep down, you feel it isn’t …

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