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Pregnancy and Infant Loss: An Immeasurable Grief

October 15th is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Day. National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Day is a day dedicated to those who have suffered the loss of an infant due to miscarriage, stillbirth, SIDS, or any other cause during pregnancy or infancy. 1 in 4 women will lose a baby during pregnancy or infancy, so […]

Ruby Marie: The Story Behind This Stork Bus’ Name

Who is Ruby Marie? My grandmother was Ruby Marie Fried. The story that she told me goes like this…  In 1944, Ruby Marie had been married just a couple of years to my grandfather, John. They had gone up to the Northwest part of the country because he was training to be deployed during WWII […]

Motherhood and Mental Health

Being a mom isn’t for the faint of heart.  Motherhood and mental health is definitely something that needs to be talked about, but even I shied away from the topic. I remember the night I finally had a breakdown and realized I needed help. Sitting in my car in the garage, alone, just so that I […]

Longing for Motherhood: A Reflection by Diane Ferraro

This year I turned 55. I’m very content with my life and know how blessed I am with good health, friends since childhood, and a family that loves me unconditionally. Even though I lost my adoptive mom when I was eight years old, became a widow at age 44, and was nearly paralyzed in a […]

Meet Our Moms on Staff This Mom’s Month!

May is officially MOM’S MONTH! At Save the Storks, we are celebrating every kind of mom and showing them our appreciation all of May. Get to know our moms on staff and be encouraged by what they have to say this Mom’s Month! Annie, COO I consider it such a privilege to work for an organization […]

Top Pro Life Stories for Sanctity of Life Sunday 2022

We want to offer some incredible true stories of life and what it means for women to be empowered to choose. Feel free to share any of the videos with your congregations, friends and families to begin conversations on life and choice. LIFE What does it mean to be pro-life? This video shows how the […]

Hayley’s Story: Misinformed and Pressured

How pregnancy centers offer support for women feeling pressured to abort By Katie Doryland When Hayley* called Elizabeth’s Hope PRC in Chillicothe, OH, she was barely able to speak to the center’s client advocate, Beth. She was scared and stressed out.  “I already have a baby at home and now I am pregnant again,” she told Beth. […]

Pressure from Parents: Jasmine’s Story 

Legal help for minors being pressured into an abortion   Jasmine was 19 years old when she found out she was pregnant. At the time she was getting ready to graduate high school and go to college.   “I told my mom I was pregnant first. I had a feeling she was thinking I should get an abortion, but it was my dad that really […]

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Pressured to Abort: One Mother’s Heroic Journey By Victoria Robinson I’ve been fortunate to meet incredible people throughout my life.  My favorite kinds are those you’re better for knowing. I’d like to take a minute and tell you about one of mine. Her name is Marissa. I first heard of her through her sister who […]

I Wish They Had Told Me

I Wish They Had Told Me!  How lack of information pressures women to abort  When Vanessa* visited Birth Choice, a pregnancy resource center (PRC) in San Marcos, CA, she was alone and set on having an abortion. She met with a client advocate at the clinic named Elise*. Vanessa explained to Elise that she had already gone to Planned Parenthood in the past for a prior abortion, […]

I was “terrified” to tell others my secret

How one woman uses her post-abortive past to give others a future  “For over 27 years, this was a story I felt like I should bury.”   Pam Daugherty said this to a room full of people at a pregnancy resource center banquet in Waller, Tex.    “But we all have a story, and I want to […]