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Check out our recent blog posts and press releases to stay up to date on our work, meet our partners, learn about the latest trends in social change and celebrate key milestones with us.

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 […]

A Tribute to The Stork Moms

Happy Mother’s Day from Save the Storks!  We would be nothing without our moms. Whether it’s our biological mom, adoptive mom, grandma, work mom, or the community of women who support us and love us unconditionally.  For Mother’s Day this year, our staff is reflecting on the important mother-figures in our lives and the ways […]

Save the Storks Celebrates World Down Syndrome Day

One mom’s story of Down syndrome adoption  World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), is Saturday, March 21. The theme for this year is “We Decide” and it promotes the right for people with Down syndrome to fully participate in decision making for their lives.  In celebration of WDSD we sat down to talk with Save the […]

Jessica and Kaylee’s Adoption Story

Ethical Adoption: “It was all about my daughter, it wasn’t about me at all.” “When I first heard the word ‘adoption’ I got angry,” Jessica said.  She was driving around town with her mom to talk about her unplanned pregnancy. They chose to take a drive so they could discuss the details openly, away from […]

Premature Baby’s Smile Brings Hope to Parents

There are few experiences that can compare to the helplessness and anxiety of having a premature baby. While states like New York have passed extreme abortion laws allowing for babies to be killed up to birth, anyone who has witnessed a baby’s beating heart flickering on the ultrasound screen knows that an unborn baby is […]

“Dad-vocate” defends children with disabilities

Last month, pro-life advocate for children with Down syndrome Kurt Kondrich shared his story. Kondrich gave one of the closing speeches at the National Right to Life Convention in Charleston, South Carolina. Catholic Philly reports that as the proud father shared his story, many in the audience were moved to tears. Kondrich’s 16-year-old daughter, Chloe, […]

Meeting Her Needs with Love, Compassion, and Action

  We love celebrating mothers and fathers. We would not be here without them and we look for every opportunity to celebrate all their hard work, love, kindness, and sacrifice. This summer we celebrated motherhood with the Pregnancy Resource Center in Tennessee who empowered Hannah to choose life for her daughter. Hannah’s story inspires us […]

$300 Shy – Rita’s Fifth Pregnancy Story

*Rita was pregnant with her fifth child at the age of 26. She had already mothered four children, all of whom had different fathers. Although her youngest child was living with the father, Rita pondered how she was going to raise her 3 other children with one on the way. The overwhelming feeling of helplessness […]

What Women Want: Empowering Choices

Below is a copy of a story submission from an amazing couple, Dan and Tet George: Ten beautiful babies.  Ten women empowered to prioritize life.   Our family has cared for ten babies over the last couple of years through an emergency respite care program.  We’ve fed countless bottles, carefully avoided intact umbilical cords during diaper […]

Honoring Fatherhood

At Save the Storks, we often talk about motherhood and all that is required for the amazing role that moms fill, but we also love to celebrate the vital role of fathers. This Father’s Day, we wanted to share with you in a few things that we at Save the Storks have learned from our […]

23 weeks and 3 days

Born at 23 weeks and three days, Saybie is now the world’s smallest surviving baby. This little girl, nicknamed Saybie by her doctors, weighed in at 8.6 ounces. This is great news and truly a remarkable testament to medical advancement, prayers, and this little girl’s fighter’s heart. I am a sucker for a heartwarming story […]

Woman Gives Birth to Healthy Triplets After Doctors Advise Her to Abort

Last year, Christy Beck of Richmond, Virginia, became a mother after years of struggling with infertility. For Christy, finding out she was having triplets Rockwell, Cali, and Elli was a dream come true. She told Inside Edition, “I’ve always dreamed of a having children and being a mom my whole life. And it’s just something I’ve […]